Visual Vices

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Category Archives: Reviews

Fill the Void – review

Reading time: 1.5 minutes Year of release: 2012 // Director: Rama Burshtein // Screenplay: Rama Burshtein // Starring: Hadas Yaron, Yiftach Klein, Irit Sheleg // Country: Israel Set in present-day … Continue reading

June 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Frozen River – review

Reading time: 1 minute Year of release: 2009 // Director: Courtney Hunt // Screenplay: Courtney Hunt // Starring: Melissa Leo, Misty Upham, Charlie McDermott // Country: USA At the time … Continue reading

May 20, 2013 · 1 Comment

About Elly – review

Reading time: 2 minutes Year of UK release: 2012 // Director: Asghar Farhadi // Screenplay: Asghar Farhadi // Starring: Golshifteh Farahani, Shahab Hosseini // Country: Iran Despite being released in … Continue reading

May 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Top 10 Almodóvar Films

Reading time: 2 minutes Pedro Almodóvar is Spanish cinema. At least, that’s what many people outside of Spain believe. After two Oscars and countless other accolades won in his home country and … Continue reading

April 23, 2013 · Leave a comment