DVD Review: ‘Museum Hours’

★★★★☆ A beautifully observant, heartwarming and compassionate film, Jem Cohen’s Museum Hours (2012) was one of last year’s quiet revelations. After a youth spent travelling with rock bands across Europe, Johann (played by the reserved yet soothingly charismatic Bobby Sommer) has now decided to have his own share of ‘quiet Continue Reading


DVD Review: ‘InRealLife’

★★★☆☆ Beeban Kidron’s topical documentary InRealLife (2013), newly available on DVD this week, tackles the complexities of the internet from many a disturbing angle. The director exercises her skill as a documentarian, with the many teenagers interviewed in the film candidly revealing their most intimate thoughts to the invisible wall. Continue Reading