Film Reviews

  • LFF 2014: A Hard Day Review

    Director: Kim Seong Hun. Starring: Lee Sun Kyun, Cho Jin Woong. Running Time: 111 Minutes Synopsis: Detective Ko (Lee) is having one of the worst...

  • LFF 2014: Black Coal, Thin Ice Review

    Director: Diao Yinan. Starring: Liao Fan, Gwei Lun Mei, Wang Xuebing. Running Time: 106 Minutes Synopsis: Having quit after a bungled arrest, an ex-police officer...

  • LFF 2014: Madame Bovary Review

    Director: Sophie Barthes Starring: Mia Wasikowska, Ezra Miller, Paul Giamatti, Laura Carmichael Running time: 118 minutes Synopsis: The beautiful wife of a small-town doctor engages in...

  • LFF 2014: The Possibilities Are Endless Review

    Directors: James Hall & Edward Lovelace Cast: Edwyn Collins, Grace Maxwell, William Collins Running time: 83 minutes Certificate: TBC Synopsis: Imagine your mind has been...

  • LFF 2014: Tokyo Tribe Review

    Director: Sion Sono. Starring: Ryohei Suzuki, Young Dais, Nana Seino, Riki Takeuchi. Running Time: 116 Minutes Synopsis: In the future, Tokyo is split and each...

  • LFF 2014: Brides Review

    Director: Tinatin Karjrishvili. Cast: Mari Kitia, George Maskharshvili, Natia Niguriani. Running Time: 93 minutes. Synopsis: A woman (Kitia) tries to make her marriage work, despite...

  • LFF 2014: Giovanni’s Island Review

    Director: Mizuho Nishikubo. Cast: Kota Yokoyama, Polina Ilyushenko, Junya Taniai, Tatsuya Nakadai. Running Time: 102 minutes. Synopsis: Although the second world war has come to...

  • LFF 2014: French Riviera Review

    Director: André Téchiné. Cast: Catherine Deneuve, Guillaume Canet, Adèle Haenel. Running Time: 116 minutes. Synopsis: Catherine Deneuve stars in André Techiné’s drama about familial, financial and possibly murderous intrigue...

  • LFF 2014: Metamorphoses Review

    Director: Christophe Honore. Cast: Amira Akili, Sebastian Hirel, Melodie Richard, Damien Chapelle, George Babluani. Running Time: 102 minutes. Synopsis: A young girl, Europe (Akili), is...

  • LFF 2014: Excuse My French Review

    Director: Amr Salama. Cast: Kinda Alloush, Hani Adel, Ahmed Dash. Running Time: 110 minutes Synopsis: A Christian boy in Egypt is forced to swap his elite education for state...