Review: 120 Beats Per Minute (2017)

An exercise in cinematographical activism.

by Antonio Cabello Ruiz-Barrecos

Review of 120 Beats Per Minute (“120 battements par minute”, 2017), directed by Robin Campillo. France.

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Review: My Life as a Zucchini (2016)

The power of dignity and sincerity.

by Antonio Cabello

Review of My Life as a Zucchini (Ma Vie de Courgette, 2016) directed by Claude Barras. France.

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Review: Frantz (2016)

by Marina González

In Frantz, Adrien (Pierre Niney) leaves flowers in Frantz’s tomb, under the watchful eye of Anna (Paula Beer). Anna visits Frantz’s tomb every day, he was his fiancé, who died in the First World War. She watches with curiosity while she asks herself who this young mysterious-looking man who visits Frantz’s tomb might be. Adrien has traveled from France to Germany to meet Frantz’s family, entering an unpredictable and sentimental labyrinth.

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