DocHouse Presents: Bad Weather review

★★★☆☆ DocHouse kicked off their April programme with the tale of a small, isolated community in Village at the End of the World (2012). A fitting follow-up has been selected in the form of Giovanni Giommi’s Bad Weather (2011), which trades the harsh environs of North Greenland for the warmer Continue Reading

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Film Review: ‘Rebellion’

★★★★☆ Following on from this year’s Academy Awards comes Mathieu Kassovitz’s Rebellion (L’ordre et la morale, 2011), a film certainly reminiscent of nominees Zero Dark Thirty and Argo, complete with themes of terrorism and and shot in a pensive, Bigelow-like way. Kassovitz takes on the lead role of Philippe Legorjus, Continue Reading