Film reviews and more

Day: 9 January 2012

DVD Review: ‘Attenberg’

★★★★☆ Athina Rachel Tsangari – producer of Yorgos Lanthimos’ superb Dogtooth (2009) – directs Attenberg (2010) (named after British national institution David Attenborough), an ethological study into human sexuality and emotional alienation that is not nearly as austere and Haneke-esque […]

DVD Review: ‘Project Nim’

★★★★★ James Marsh, director of the Oscar-winning Man on Wire (2008), easily rates amongst the finest British filmmakers working today. Marsh is perpetually ducking and weaving in and out of fiction and documentary so deftly that they bleed into one […]

DVD Review: ‘Troll Hunter’

★★★★☆ Troll Hunter (2010) is a rare thing – a modern horror film which eschews visceral gore for subtlety and a genuine air of unease. Starring Otto Jespersen, Glenn Erland Tosterud, Johanna Mørck and Tomas Alf Larsen, Norwegian director André […]