World Cinema

White God

2014, Hungarian with English Subtitles, 119 mins. Dir.:Kornél Mundruczó We now live in the age of man, dubbed the Anthropocene by scientists who argue that it all started in 1610 AD, using Christopher Columbus’s arrival in America as its geological… Read More ›

My Son the Fanatic(1997)

Dir.:Udayan Prasad Three teenaged British schoolgirls boarded a flight to Turkey last month and disappeared, presumably to join ISIS, the most deadly terrorist organisation on the planet.Grainy screen grabs of them at the airport in Turkey show a carefree trio… Read More ›

Still Alice (2014)

Dir.: Richard Glatzer, Wash Westmoreland My greatest fear is loosing my eyesight.My father lost an eye a few years back to retina detachment.I am myself quite myopic and consider spectacles to be one of mans greatest inventions.I often think of… Read More ›

Boyhood( 2014)

Dir.: Richard Linklater Richard Linklaters new film is alive with the energy and confusion of its characters as they grow up in front of our eyes.Much has been said and written about the film being shot over 12 years with… Read More ›

Coming Home (2014)

Dir.:Zhang Yimou Mandarin with English Subtitles, currently in theatres in Singapore. Zhang Yimou is one of the greatest filmmakers of our times and the tallest figure of Chinese cinema.On the surface his latest film Coming Home is a simple and… Read More ›