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BFI LFF Review

MONOS

A stark portrayal of excessive violence and child militance that renders all the comforts of civilisation unimportant

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BFI LFF Review

WAITING FOR THE BARBARIANS

Questions of colonialism frame Ciro Guerra’s English-language debut

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BFI LFF Review

THE PEANUT BUTTER FALCON

A renegade modern-day Huckleberry Finn tale starring Shia LeBeouf and newcomer Zack Gottsagen

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Review

PAIN AND GLORY

Meandering through memory and desires, Almodóvar’s 21st feature is an introspection on the pains of mortality

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Netflix Review

ANIMA

Thom Yorke meets his soul in a Netflix presentation by Paul Thomas Anderson

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Festival de Cannes Review

THE LIGHTHOUSE

An astonishing nautical nightmare from the director of The Witch

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Festival de Cannes Review

MATTHIAS & MAXIME

Two best friends are dared to kiss in Xavier Dolan’s new take on impossible love

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Festival de Cannes Review

A HIDDEN LIFE

Terrence Malick excavates society’s deepest fears in a profound meditation on the significance of truth

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IFFR Review

X&Y

Swedish artist Anna Odell ups the game in her exploration of primal male-female relationships and the act of creation

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Kinoteka Polish Film Festival Review

MONUMENT

A stunning meta-textual plunge into trauma, catharsis and re-invention