Monthly Archives: October 2013

upstreamUPSTREAM COLOR

A confusing and beautifully shot film of people ultimately becoming orchids via pigs .

8/10

sennaSENNA

An extended montage of footage from every view of Sennas life. Gripping.

9/10

rachelRACHEL GETTING MARRIED
When it’s not pretending to be a wedding video it’s a decent family drama, but with too many characters and not enough comical drunk uncles.

7/10

filthFILTH
Engaging in equal parts of hilarity and twistedness. Felt a bit dirty recommending it to people.

9/10

poppyFROM UP ON POPPY HILL

A Norfolk-esque coming of age tale about the fall out of the korean war, but looks and sound great.

8/10

berbianBERBERIAN SOUND STUDIO

Doesn’t quite hold the atmosphere in the last third but otherwise excellent. Helps if you don’t understand Italian….I guess.

9/10

itssuchITS SUCH A BEAUTIFUL DAY
An intense animation about a persons brain falling apart.

10/10

dodecaTHE DO-DECA-PENTATHLON

’25’ events played by ageing brothers as a sign of who is the better brother but ultimately showing the bonds between all members of a ¬†family – minus the sisters. Theres no sisters. Or daughters. I think. I didn’t watch very closely. 7/10