Tag: Review

A Girl Missing Movie Review - 2019 Film

Locarno Film Festival Review: Kôji Fukada’s ‘A Girl Missing’

“While some metaphors seem rather self-explanatory, Fukada effectively develops a multifaceted character by transforming Ichiko from a collateral victim into an accomplice. ‘A Girl Missing’ highlights the importance of knowing when to speak up and when to stay silent.”

Luz 2018 Movie - Film Review

Review: Tilman Singer’s ‘Luz’

“‘Luz’ may be a distancing film, but it’s ultimately a fascinating and genuinely creepy one, forging as it does a bold new vision for the tired old demon possession movie, taking a cue from the demons of the subgenre and putting new life into its subject.”