Reviews

Antarctica: A Year On Ice review

Review: Antarctica: A Year On Ice

Antarctica is the most barren continent in the entire world. But even in this barren snowy land live groups of people from various different…

The Decent One review

Review: The Decent One

Heinrich Himmler was a leading member of the Nazi party and the head of the SS, who was considered responsible for the Nazi concentration…

Exodus: Gods And Kings review

Review: Exodus: Gods And Kings

In ancient Egypt, the mighty kingdom is ruled Pharaoh Seti I. When a prophecy is told, it is the catalyst to his son Ramesses…

Zero Motivation review

Review: Zero Motivation

In the tradition of Catch-22 and M*A*S*H, Zero Motivation is a movie about the military where war only exists off-screen, on the margins of…

The Imitation Game review

Review: The Imitation Game

Alan Turing (Benedict Cumberbatch) is a brilliant but socially awkward English mathematician. As World War II begins, he joins a small, undercover group of…

Felix and Meira review

Review: Félix and Meira

Meira (Hadas Yaron) is an Orthodox Jewish woman in Montreal who feels entrapped by the demands of her religion and her unloving husband. Félix…

Awake: The Life of Yogananda review

Review: Awake: The Life of Yogananda

The Hindu Swami Yogananda, author of the highly celebrated book “The Autobiography of a Yogi“, is the focus of this documentary. While the film…

Serena review

Review: Serena

Post Wall Street Crash, in North Carolina, George Pemberton (Bradley Cooper) is a successful, yet corrupt owner of a logging company. When he sets…

Fall review

Review: Fall

Father Sam (Michael Murphy) is a regular priest working in his parish of Niagara Falls. He carries out his duties and serves the parish…

The Wandering Muse review

Review: The Wandering Muse

“Jews have been wandering for thousands of years,” explains musician Basya Schechter a few minutes into The Wandering Muse. “The music has changed as…

Copenhagen review

Review: Copenhagen

William (Gethin Anthony, from Game of Thrones) is an American traveling around Europe. He is impatient and immature, more interested in a parade of…

Joy of Man's Desiring review

Review: Joy of Man’s Desiring

A cinematic essay looking at the routines and rhythms in factories. Workers toil away doing repetitive tasks with the machinery while taking some time…