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Day: 22 June 2015

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DVD Review: ‘Dior and I’

★★★☆☆ Intimacy infuses director Frédéric Tcheng’s Dior and I (2014). His second film at the helm situates itself in the centre of a veritable institution in the world of fashion: the haute couture house of Christian Dior. In the film, […]

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DVD Review: ‘Blind’

★★★★☆ Director Eskil Vogt’sBlind (2014) begins with a black screen. Then the voice of Ingrid (Ellen Dorrit Petersen) starts conjuring images. Nothing too big, but rather evocative fragments of the whole: the cracks in the bark of an oak, or […]

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DVD Review: ‘Blackhat’

★★★☆☆ The evocation of a western villain may be a happy coincidence, but with cyber-thriller Blackhat (2014) Michael Mann remains recognisably concerned with the masculine duels around the law’s fraying edges. Again, Mann focuses on characters racing along legal blurred […]