Fatih Akin’s latest picture is an emotional adventure epic that is both striking and deeply riveting. “The Cut”, Akin’s sixth major picture and follow up to his most famous work “Soul Kitchen”, tells the story of one man’s determination and love for family when faced with some of life’s greatest hardships. 499 more words
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Why is everyone so obsessed with Kanako? Where she is. Why she is. How she is. What she is. Kanako. Kanako. Ka-na… 525 more words
Foreign films have always been an area of contention for me because critics are constantly saying “If you haven’t experienced world cinema, then you haven’t experienced cinema” and I’m sorry but just because I prefer films where my eyes aren’t glued to the bottom quarter of the screen to read badly translated subtitles, it does not make me a bad person.However in the interest of curiosity I decided to watch Spirited Away (the english dub because if I’d wanted to read this evening I’d have read A Song of Ice and Fire). 307 more words
“This is the film made of 1001 images shot by 1001 Syrian men and women and I”- Ossama Mohammed
Silvered Water, Syria Self Portrait… 514 more words
Today, another migraine was upon me. Instead of blaming everything I ate last weekend, I’m going to blame French subtitles.
One fun experience I had planned for this month was to watch an American-made movie dubbed in French. 628 more words