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Daily Archives: December 9, 2016

The crisis theme is so common for movies (or any narrative art form), and to make a ‘best of’ list for crisis films would mean to make a list of some of the most celebrated and well known movies ever made. An identity crisis is something else altogether. The characters on this list do not only question who they really… Read more »

09 December 2016 | Features, Film Lists

We’ve all seen and heard about it before – an exotic foreign director gets seduced by Hollywood calling and the resulting film just doesn’t add up to their quality margin. Reasons can lead from butting heads with the studio system to their unique voice getting lost in translation. It’s a common occurrence and most are able to get things back… Read more »

09 December 2016 | Features, Film Lists

It’s unfortunate in a way, that a list of this nature needs to be realized. Unfortunate because women are so often underrepresented in film, despite being some of the most exciting, and important ad rem auteurs currently making movies. Allow me to illustrate: ask anyone to name ten directors. If they’re able to, the odds are good that the names… Read more »

09 December 2016 | Features, Film Lists