Film reviews and more

Day: 17 May 2012

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Film Review: ‘Even the Rain’

★★☆☆☆ For her latest project Even the Rain (2010), Spanish actress and director Icíar Bollaín has chosen to tackle the rather thorny issue of colonialism. Colonial guilt is certainly subject matter that British audiences can relate to, and it’s a topic that requires a sensitive and intelligent hand. […]

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Film Review: ‘The Source’

★★★☆☆ Jewish-French director Radu Mihaileanu offers up his exploration of the patriarchal problems of traditional Islamic society in comedy drama The Source (La Source des Demmes, 2011). Set in an unnamed village, women are forced by their husbands to fetch water from a treacherous well upon the mountain […]