Foreign Movies

The Hunt aka Jagten (2012) – Review

The Hunt aka Jagten (2012) – Review

One of the best dramas that I’ve seen in recent times since ‘A separation’ Thomas Vinterberg the dogme95 guy along Trier has given a gripping film. Celebration(Festen) is the only other film of Thomas I’ve seen. In both these movies ‘child sexual abuse’ plays an important role. In Hunt vinterberg depicts the aftermath of a […]

Angst aka Fear (1983) Review

Angst aka Fear (1983) Review

Director Gerald Kargl has made one movie in his life and that’s this highly disturbing, bleak movie. Extremely RAW in its genre. Internet says to me that, as he produced this movie, he got sunk into many debts and has to give up directing. May be, while producing it he must have thought that, “I […]

Kolya (1996) – Review

Kolya (1996) – Review

Magical!!! The plot is about Louka who incidentally meets with a young Russian boy Kolya and slowly their relationship gets deeper. The story starts with 55-year-old Louka, a cellist who used to play for Philharmonic (the Prague state symphony orchestra) but now plays at funerals, paints graves and leads a fairly playboy-ish lifestyle. It was […]

Captain Abu Raed (2007) -Review

Captain Abu Raed (2007) -Review

Warm and Extraordinary !! Captain Abu Raed,directed by Amin Matalqa is a Jordan movie filled with love,kindness and compassion .Its has mesmerizing cinematography and everlasting characters.The film really leaves one with a lot of thoughts. Abu Raed is an old janitor at Amman Airport.He speaks from the heart. He is well-read and wise, but he […]

CAIRO 678 (2010) – Review

CAIRO 678 (2010) – Review

Powerful depiction of a silent humiliation suffered by women!!! CAIRO 678 is a movie about sexual harassment suffered by Egyptian women which, knowing from this movie, seems to be persistently present in Egypt’s culture. The story revolves around three women, Faiza, Nelly and Seba, who courageously fight back against all odds. CAIRO 678 is made […]

Das Experiment (2001) – Review

Das Experiment (2001) – Review

An Intense, Nail-biting Psychological thriller!!! Das Experiment is the first feature film for the director, Oliver Hirschbiegel, and he storms out of the gate with this riveting thriller. Das Experiment is based on a Mario Giordano’s novel Black Box and also is inspired from the famous Stanford Prison Experiment. In this experiment 20 men are […]

4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days (2007)

4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days (2007)

Powerful,Shocking and Stark. If you haven’t seen this ,we must say that you are missing one of the powerful and haunting movie ever made. Pregnant student Gabita and her roommate Otilia checks into a cheap hotel where a backstreet abortionist called Bebe helps Gabita to solve her problem for money.We don’t want to tell more […]