Category Archives: International

One Fine Morning, Broker reviews #TIFF22

One Fine Morning aka Un Beau Matin | Written and Directed by Mia Hansen-Løve | 112 min  Having enjoyed Hansen-Løve's Things To Come and most recent Swedish set, Bergman Island, I was still unprepared for how much I adored her brand new picture. It's unabashedly French with its Paris locations and story of a modern…Read More

The Swimmers, The Grab reviews #TIFF22

The Swimmers | Directed by Sally El Hosaini | Written by El Hosaini and Jack Thorne | 134 min One of Netflix's big features at this year's Toronto International Film Festival was also the Opening Night Gala — a story based on the actual experience of Syrian sisters Sarah and Yusra Mardini (played by actual…Read More

Men review — Twisted folk horror is a lot to take

Written and Directed by Alex Garland | 100 min | ▲▲▲△△ | On Digital and VOD Novelist-turned-screenwriter-turned-director Alex Garland has become a spectacularly singular voice in fantasy and science fiction in recent years. Consider his scripts for 28 Days Later, Sunshine, Never Let Me Go, and Dredd, and his work as a writer-director on Ex…Read More