MDQ Fest Round-Up 4: Western, Wajib, Invisible & The First Lap

Notes from the 32° Mar del Plata International Film Festival

by Benjamín Harguindey

The 32° Mar del Plata International Film Festival runs November 17-26 and we continue to review the movies competing in the festival’s International Section. The final round-up includes Western (Valeska Grisebach, Germany), Wajib (Annemarie Jacir, Palestine), Invisible (Pablo Giorgelli, Argentina) and The First Lap (Kim Dae-Hwan, South Korea).

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MDQ Fest Round-Up 2: Primas, Les Gardiennes, 5 Therapy & The Silence of the Wind

Notes from the 32° Mar del Plata International Film Festival

by Benjamín Harguindey

The 32° Mar del Plata International Film Festival runs November 17-26 and we continue to review the movies competing in the festival’s International Section. Today’s round-up includes Primas (Laura Bari, Argentina), Les Gardiennes (Xavier Beauvois, France), 5 Therapy (Alisa Pavlovskaya, Ukraine) and The Silence of the Wind (Álvaro Poce Centeno, Puerto Rico).

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RIP: Tribute to Acting Legend Harry Dean Stanton

The actor and musician passed away at 91.

by Benjamín Harguindey

Film critic Roger Ebert used to say that “no movie featuring Harry Dean Stanton in a supporting role can be altogether bad”.

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Review: Rick and Morty Season 3

They’re good… but are they schwifty?

by Benjamín Harguindey

With five episodes down and five to go, Rick and Morty is officially halfway through its belated third season. Is it everything we hoped for?

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RIP Jerry Lewis, King of Comedy

So long, funnyman.

by Benjamín Harguindey

Legendary slapstick comedian Jerry Lewis passed away yesterday in his home of Las Vegas, Nevada. He was 91.

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Avant Premiere of The Summit

All the way to the top.

by Benjamín Harguindey

In which we cover the avant premiere of The Summit (La Cordillera), one of Argentina’s most highly anticipated movies of the year.

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True Detective: Third Season Confirmed

We get the world we deserve.

by Benjamín Harguindey

Following two years of silence after 2015’s unanymously panned second season, HBO has finally confirmed a third season of True Detective is in the works and the protagonist has already been cast.

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