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Daily Archives: September 9, 2016

80’s movies have always had the unfortunate place of being stuck between the 70’s, considered the second golden age of Hollywood and the 90’s, which saw a glut of great movies being released along with some new director’s taking Hollywood in a new direction. Even though a few movies from the 80’s make lists, they always seem to be the… Read more »

09 September 2016 | Features, Film Lists

Documentaries over recent years have acquired an impact unimaginable for non-fiction films in prior decades. Great modern documentaries such as Michael Moore’s Roger & Me (1989) and Steve James’s Hoop Dreams (1994) championed by film critic Roger Ebert, were critically well regarded but bypassed for further honours. It is only recently that this paradigm has begun to shift. Non-fiction films… Read more »

09 September 2016 | Features, Film Lists

Among the many traits of Asian cinema, the elaborateness in its cinematography is probably the least hailed. However, the fact is that films from many Asian countries have also been excelling in that aspect with the heritage of classic Japanese filmmakers, such as Akira Kurosawa, Kenji Mizoguchi and Yasujiro Ozu, who were true pioneers in the field, affecting contemporary creators… Read more »

09 September 2016 | Features, Film Lists