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Review

WOMAN AT WAR

This Icelandic musical comedy suffers from a turgid sense of humour and a simplistic treatment of its far-reaching concerns

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Belfast Film Festival Review

AN ELEPHANT SITTING STILL

For his first and last film, director Hu Bo follows four lost souls in search of compassion

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Netflix Review

BLACK ’47

The Great Famine is brought to the screen for the first time in a tale of revenge, poorly told

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Review

EVERYBODY KNOWS

Caricatures roam a thinly sketched rural Madrid in Asghar Fahadi’s English-language debut

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Netflix Review

HIGH FLYING BIRD

Soderbergh delivers a gripping tale of power in the world of basketball

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Essay

“DEAD, I’ll SUFFER LESS”: DEAD SOULS & THE DOCUMENTATION OF DECAY

A close look at Wang Bing’s epic eight-hour delve into the survivors of Mao’s “re-education” camps

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Review

LONG DAY’S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT

Bi Gan stands on the shoulders of giants in flawed dream-like drama