Posts Tagged ‘racism’

P’tit Quinquin (2014)

P’tit Quinquin (2014)
Following Camille Claudel 1915, his gruelling, etiolated study of the sculptor’s institutionalisation at Montdevergues asylum, French (provoc)auteur Bruno Dumont has now delivered the funniest film of the year in P’tit Quinquin, a knockabout treatise on bucolic idiocy and modern decay from...
October 20th, 2014 | Film Reviews | Read More

One Mile Away (2012)

One Mile Away (2012)
By the end of One Mile Away, a documentary that started off as something very worthwhile and interesting, I had to admit defeat. People I’d taken a liking to had been given (accidentally, I think) enough rope with which to hang themselves and a look at a serious attempt to change a troubled community...
June 22nd, 2012 | Film Reviews | Read More

The Help (2011)

The Help (2011)
Oh dear. Oh dear, oh dear, oh dear. The Help isn’t what you would call a BAD film – the script and direction from Tate Taylor is dependable and completely predictable while the performances from all of the cast members really elevate every scene – but in many ways I couldn’t help...
March 21st, 2012 | Film Reviews | Read More