Tag: michael haneke

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Criterion: December 2022 Titles Announced

WALL-E United States200898 minutesColor2.39:1EnglishDirected by Andrew StantonSPINE #1161 4K UHD+Blu-ray Combo *NOVEMBER 22, 2022 A high-water mark of digital animation, this prescient vision of a dystopian future is packaged within a dazzling pop-science-fiction love story, making for an urgent fable for our troubled millennium. It’s the twenty-ninth century, and humans have long since fled Earth for outer space, leaving WALL•E, the last functioning trash-compacting … Read More Criterion: December 2022 Titles Announced

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Oscars Watch: 92 Foreign Language Features Shortlisted for 90th Academy Awards

From Oscars.org: A record 92 countries have submitted films for consideration in the Foreign Language Film category for the 90th Academy Awards®. Haiti, Honduras, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Mozambique, Senegal and Syria are first-time entrants. Afghanistan, “A Letter to the President,” Roya Sadat Albania, “Daybreak,” Gentian Koçi Algeria, “Road to Istanbul,” Rachid Bouchareb Argentina, “Zama,” Lucrecia Martel Armenia, “Yeva,” Anahit Abad Australia, “The Space … Read More Oscars Watch: 92 Foreign Language Features Shortlisted for 90th Academy Awards

Movie Review: The White Ribbon (2009)

The children, by far, out-act the adults in The White Ribbon..
Though the film did not come through on Oscar night, the film still feels award winning and will continue to be one of the best foreign films I have ever seen.