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Review: Beasts of the Southern Wild

Beasts of the Southern Wild feels like fightin’ words to the modern motion picture industry, a line in the sand with aesthetic-less lo-fi indies and sanded-off, corporate Oscarbait on one side, and Beasts carnivorously lurking on the other. 997 more words


Beasts Of The Southern Wild

El festival de cine capitalino MICGénero, continúa con la ecléctica selección y arriba una historia de fantasía y drama vista desde el punto de vista de una niña de seis años: la pequeña heroína Hushpuppy ( 408 more words


Cannes Film Review: 'Mediterranea'

Hailing from Africa, their eyes set on Europe, they come with empty hands and infinite dreams, drawn across deserts and oceans by the promise of a better life. 935 more words


Modern arthouse movies: "Beasts of the Southern Wild"

Having been nominated for 4 Oscars, does Benh Zeitlin’s drama with slight fantasy elements Beasts of the Southern Wild really deserve the attention?

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Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)

Made by carpetbaggers, it threatens to fall apart entirely in Act 2 but comes together in the end.

Rating: Very good (3)

Benh Zeitlin’s Beasts of the Southern Wild: More Thoughts on Hushpuppy’s Interpretation of the Universe

I recently reread my post on Hushpuppy’s interpretation of the universe in Beasts of the Southern Wild. As I mention in that post, most of the ideas it contains are from a 10k word research paper I wrote in college; while I still think those ideas are valid, the post does feel incomplete due to all the cutting and reworking that the original paper underwent to create it. 3,953 more words


Beast of the southern wild

Rating: 10 out of 10

Open your heart smile and let the film take you places. A Poetic believable fantasy with a whole lot of love… 442 more words