Monthly Archives: November 2010

Landscape No. 2 (Pokrajina St. 2)

Landscape No. 2 (Pokrajina St. 2) (Director: Vinko Moderndorfer): It must be tempt­ing for Balkan film­makers to take any story, no mat­ter how famil­iar, and sub­merge it in the region’s troubled his­tory. Surely it will add depth and make the … Continue read­ing

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Cold Weather

Cold Weather (Director: Aaron Katz): I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t just a little bit dis­ap­poin­ted with Aaron Katz’s third fea­ture. I’d been turned away from a sold-out screen­ing at SXSW all the way back in March and … Continue read­ing

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NY Export: Opus Jazz DVD

Still hold­ing top spot in the list of best films I’ve seen this year, NY Export: Opus Jazz (review) has just been released on DVD by Factory 25. I received my copy yes­ter­day and am extremely impressed. Extras include a … Continue read­ing

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Requiem // 102 : Minute 13

I wrote a bit about the Requiem // 102 pro­ject a few weeks back. Here’s my mea­gre con­tri­bu­tion. This moment, cap­tured in minute 13 of the film, is from the “Summer” sec­tion and fol­lows one of the few moments of … Continue read­ing

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European Union Film Festival 2010

Finally ditch­ing the goofy name (it was pre­vi­ously known as the Eh! U European Film Festival), the European Union Film Festival returns for its sixth edi­tion from November 18th through the 30th at the Royal Cinema. Featuring 21 films from … Continue read­ing

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