‘Youth’, a short story about boundaries, directed by Farida Zahran

Farida Zahran is an Egyptian writer/director and a thesis student pursuing her MFA in Film at NYU Tisch School of the Arts. Her short film, Youth, premiered at SXSW 2019 and received an Oscar-qualifying award at Palm Springs International ShortFest. She is a member of the 2019 New York Film Festival […]

Subtle Surrealism by Romanian Photographer and Film Director Corina Andrian

You may not be familiar with the name Corina Andrian but chances are that you’ve seen her work before. Corina is a London-based photographer, film director and contemporary dancer and her images imprint themselves on your mind. The photographs are charged with presence, not just of the models or places […]

Get High Watching Nic Cage Slashing Religious Freaks in ‘Mandy’ (2018)

The return of ’80s cult classic horror is upon us with this Panos Cosmatos‘ original, gorgeous depiction of an improbable love-gore story in a most unlikely setting ever chosen. Hated by some, worshipped by some, Mandy (2018) is what Only Lovers Left Alive would have looked like if directed by Tarantino. […]

Watch: ‘Jonah’, a New Stop-Motion Film by Manuel Cojocaru

Manuel Cojocaru, Romanian young author and philosopher, has found a new way to express his ideas and disquietudes – stop motion short-films. His first experiment in this area was quite a success. Idol, his first stop-motion video tells a metaphorical story about “absurd, primitive and archetypal realm”. In the meantime, […]

Behold ‘The Pact’, The Polish Pale Version of True Detective

[:en]Poland has its own dark conspiracy thriller show, and it’s called The Pact (or Pakt). Released in 2015, the series has up to this date two seasons of six episodes each. Produced by HBO Europe, Pakt is actually a remake of an older series called Mammon (2014). To be honest, […]

Watch: The First Trailer for ‘Lemonade’. Directed by Ioana Uricaru

The trailer for Lemonade, the first feature independent drama of director Ioana Uricaru (The Witness, short-film, 2012) has just been released. The leading role is played by Malina Manovici (Graduation, 2016). The movie is produced by Cristian Mungiu, winner of Palme d’Or in 2007. About the film: “While working in the […]