Tag: Erica Peplin

Review: Eliza Hittman’s ‘Beach Rats’

“Hittman has created a powerful, sensual film about identity, loss and the complicated space that often lies between desire and expectation.”

Open Roads: New Italian Cinema 2017 – Andrea De Sica’s ‘Children of the Night’

“De Sica has mentioned ‘The Shining’ and ‘Dead Poets Society’ as influences, and ‘Children of the Night’ is at its best when it favors the former.”

La Pointe Courte Movie Essay - 1955 Agnès Varda Film

The Anti-Romance of Agnès Varda’s ‘La Pointe Courte’

“The married couple’s conversation in ‘La Pointe Courte’ is a spellbinding predecessor to Richard Linklater’s ‘Before Trilogy’ and further proof that no great film needs ‘action’ to be great.”