Tag: Romania

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.”

His Blazing Automatics: Ilinca Calugareanu’s ‘Chuck Norris vs. Communism’ and Better Living Through Action Films

“One action hero can change the world.”

The Boundaries of Intimacy Are Explored in Porn-Based Dramas ‘After Eden’ and ‘Malgré la nuit’

“In the end, the two films are essentially stories about connections with others, with life itself and ourselves.”

Demon in Utero Pregnancy: ‘Shelley’ Opens Transilvania Film Festival

“With clear references to the cult horror ‘Rosemary’s Baby’, ‘Shelley’ explores the theme of pregnancy as an invasion.”