Sundance Next Fest: Reservoir Dogs (1992)

I randomly came across this event on Facebook: Reservoir Dogs with Quentin Tarantino. Since Tarantino is one of my favourite directors, I obviously decided to go! It is 25 years since this movie was released, and he worked on it at a Sundance director’s lab. At this event he received the Vanguard Leadership Award. He was there…

On Netflix: Naked (2017)

“Nervous about finally getting married a guy is forced to relive the same nerve-wracking hours over and over again until he gets things right on his wedding day.” – IMBD Year: 2017 Genre: Comedy Director: Michael Tiddes Ciematography: David Ortkiese Editor: Lawrence Jordan Cast: Marlon Wayans, Regina Hall, Neil Brown Jr, Dennis Haysbert, Loretta Devine…

On Netflix: Moana (2016)

“In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain’s daughter’s island, she answers the Ocean’s call to seek out the Demigod to set things right.” – imdb.com Disney’s Moana. Finally I got around to see this. Fun fact: Some places in Europe her name was changed to Vaiana.…

CineReview: Baby Driver (2017)

“After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail.” – imbd.com Director/Writer: Edgar Wright (Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz, Scott Pilgrim vs The World) Cinematographer: Bill Pope (The Jungle Book, The Matrix, Men in Black 3, Scott Pilgrim) Editor: Jonathan…

On Netflix: Okja (2017) !

After seeing some of my friends recommending this film, I realised I had to watch it as soon as I could. “Meet Mija, a young girl who risks everything to prevent a powerful, multi-national company from kidnapping her best friend – a massive animal named Okja.” – IMBD page. Director: Bong Joon-ho (Snowpiercer, The Host, Memories…

아저씨 (Ajeossi/The Man from Nowhere), (2010)

Finally got around to see this! I love asian cinema because they push boundaries (visually and thematically) not often seen in western films, and this one did not disappoint. Korean title: 아저씨 Ajeossi English title: The Man from Nowhere Runtime: 1h 59 mins Country: South Korea Year: 2010 Director: Jeong-Beom Lee Cinematographer: Tae-Yoon Lee Editor: Sang-Beom…