Fantasia 2020 – Free Country (2020)

Fantasia 2020 – Free Country (2020)

Directed by: Christian Alvart. Starring: Trystan Pütter, Felix Kramer, Nora von Waldstätten.  Runtime: 2h 7 min. Released: This film had its Canadian Premiere at Fantasia Film Festival on August 20, 2020. Detectives Patrick Stein (Trystan Pütter) and Markus Bach (Felix Kramer) are called to the small town of Lowitz in Eastern Germany to investigate the [...]

Fantasia 2020 – Sleep (2020)

Fantasia 2020 – Sleep (2020)

Directed by: Michael Venus. Starring: Gro Swantje Kohlhof, Sandra Hüller, August Schmölzer. Runtime: 1h 42 min. Released: This film had its North American Premiere at the Fantasia Film Festival on August 20, 2020. It’s currently available to watch on demand. Sleep is a horror film that constantly blurs dream and reality as Marlene (Sandra Hüller) [...]

29 Days of Romance, Review #26: Amélie (2001)

29 Days of Romance, Review #26: Amélie (2001)

  Directed by: Jean-Pierre Jeunet. Starring: Audrey Tautou, Mathieu Kassovitz, Rufus. Runtime: 2h 2 min. Released: April 25, 2001 (France). Amélie Poulain is an innocent and naive woman living in Paris. She abides by her own sense of justice and starts doing random acts of kindness for the people around her. There’s a charm to [...]