Skip to content

Daily Archives: December 8, 2015

While some of the directors manage to go their entire career with their reputation and popularity intact, many of their counterparts, even the skilled ones, are not always so lucky. Despite strong and promising starts to their career, one major misstep, or in some cases a series of failures, can cost a director their legacy, or at least their penis… Read more »

08 December 2015 | Features, Film Lists

Latin culture is rich, beautiful and full of many traditions that comes from years of European colonization and an even richer native culture, making it a very difficult culture to understand but also very interesting to analyze and explore. The Latin art is the perfect presentation of the many contrasts of its culture. In painting, in literature and in cinema,… Read more »

08 December 2015 | Features, Film Lists

Film is a very perceptive medium. It utilizes more senses in recording and communicating than others and thus it perceives more. Yet this also makes cinema the most deceptive of mediums. Its artifice is cloaked in pretensions of authenticity. Its range of perceptions, its imerssiveness, leaves its audience with tremendous blind spots. This qualifies film to investigate the limits and nature of perception better… Read more »

08 December 2015 | Features, Film Lists

Pink film is one of the most important genres that Japan has given to world cinema. Generally all types of feature films that include erotic elements are known as pink films. However, they can’t be compared to those base and two-bit B-grade films from other countries, and that is the main element that specializes and distinguishes them from those sexploitation and… Read more »

08 December 2015 | Features, Film Lists