The great names in cinema
| 92 minutes | 2017
Heartbreak, sweet melancholy and necessary lies make up the ingredients of this joyous yet bleak romantic lark. Going back to his favourite theme — that of love deferred between characters in crisis — the South Korean filmmaker picks up the pieces of broken hearts after drunken soju benders for his 21st feature. With a plot based on amorous misunderstandings, The Day After is another classic from a director adept at capturing emotional torment and human weakness.
North Korea as you’ve never seen it in this gripping recollection by celebrated documentarist Claude Lanzmann (Shoah) of a love lost. In 1958, Lanzmann...
FRANCE | 92 minutes | 2017
Love makes you soar? No, but it can give you supernatural powers, at least according to the Norwegian director’s fourth feature. Joachim Trier (Oslo,...
NORWAY , France , Denmark , Sweden | 92 minutes | 2017
A man of unshakeable conviction risks losing everything in this scathing indictment of a country whose citizens are subject to arbitrary arrests. Winner of...
IRAN | 92 minutes | 2017
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