Film reviews and more

Month: August 2014

DVD Review: ‘Jealousy’

★★★★☆ Jealousy’s (2013) modesty belies its emotional and structural complexity. The new film from French auteur Philippe Garrel, it’s a short but substantial rumination on love and the life of the artist. It’s a deeply serious work that looks like […]

DVD Review: ‘The Double’

★★★☆☆ British actor and director Richard Ayoade follows up his sublime black comedy Submarine (2010) with intense and brooding sophomore feature The Double (2013), an adaptation of Russian writer Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s 1846 novella of the same name. Jesse Eisenberg (soon […]