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"Incendies" covers the twisted logic of war

Denis Villeneuve dives headfirst into the morass of the Lebanese Civil War in his adaptation of Wajdi Mouawad’s play, embarking on a quest for the truth that offers answers as muddled as the questions that precede them. 396 more words


Film and Food Tips: Dutch Girl Does Arts & Culture October-December 2015 #2

Part two of my Dutch Girl Does Arts & Culture overview for October-December 2015. In today’s post my film & TV recommendations including 6 Must See Films and 4 Must Avoid Films! 2,069 more words


DLD Favorite: Denis Villeneuve

Here at DLD we are avid fans of director Denis Villeneuve.

In 2013 we launched our annual film-viewing extravaganza, 18in3, and the first movie we had on our list was… 1,184 more words

Movie Posts

Incendies (2010)


When twins Jeanne and Simon Marwan hear the last will of their mother, they discover that they have a lost brother in the Middle East. 610 more words


DVD | Incendies - 2010

The mysterious drama film Incendies tells the story of twins Jeanne and Simon. Both are confused when they receive two letters of their deceased mother’s notary. 66 more words


A Guide to Director Denis Villeneuve, Master of Despair

Near the beginning of the 2013 psychological thriller Enemy, Toronto university professor Adam (played by Jake Gyllenhaal) ends up chatting with another teacher in a staff room. 1,650 more words



Sicario, the latest film by Canadian director Denis Villeneuve, is good, but suffers from a few missteps that prevent it from being great.  I am a big fan of Villeneuve, and find his work ( 585 more words