Tag: A Gentle Creature

You Want It Darker: A MoMI Series Depicts Vladimir Putin’s Russia as Violent and Corrupt

“MoMI’s series is an unflattering depiction of Mother Russia that isn’t new, but these films in particular — and this series in general — provide narratives that illustrate the specifics of Putin’s disorderly government…”

Hidden Gems of Soviet Cinema: On Sergei Loznitsa’s IDFA Top 10

“Now free to travel, these films now face the trouble of traveling well.”

Cannes Film Festival Review: Sergei Loznitsa’s ‘A Gentle Creature’

“Sergei Loznitsa goes for absurdist satire, but, unfortunately, the joke’s on him.”