CineVue

Film reviews and more

Day: 8 November 2012

#Daniel Green #Reviews

Film Review: ‘Aurora’

★★★☆☆ Cast out onto the festival scrapheap following its divisive 2010 Cannes debut, Cristi Puiu’s three-hour Romanian drama Aurora (2010) makes its way to UK cinemas this week thanks New Wave Films. Its mammoth runtime will likely put off many, but those prepared for a slow-paced study on […]

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Film Review: ‘Alps’

★★★★☆ Greek oddity Alps (Alpeis, 2011) is the eagerly anticipated follow-up to innovative director Yorgos Lanthimos’ critically acclaimed and Academy Award-nominated Dogtooth (2009). Much like his previous outing, the less you know about Alps’ surreal tale the more effective it is, demanding you become immersed into Lanthimos’ peculiar world […]