2013

Ain't Them Bodies Saints (David Lowery - 2013) Movie Review

Ain’t Them Bodies Saints is a gorgeously composed love poem about the wild abandon of young romance and the recalibration of everything you know about yourself when you bring a child into the world.

Ida (Pawel Pawlikowski - 2013) Movie Review

Ida begins as a search for closure and becomes an incredibly engrossing and devastating examination of the pedestrian nature of evil in wartime.

All Is Lost (J.C. Chandor - 2013) Movie Review

Ingenuity before madness; All is Lost won't allow Our Man to go gently into those deceptively welcoming cobalt depths. Chandor and Redford are outstanding.

REVIEW: Begin Again (John Carney - 2013)

Begin Again is an enthusiastic musical drama/romantic comedy that embraces the role that music, and collective inspiration and creativity, can have in the emotional rehabilitation of people who are need of a fresh start.

REVIEW: Tim’s Vermeer (Teller - 2013) [Sydney Film Festival]

As the brushes are set down and the paint dries, you step back from Tim’s Vermeer to discover a masterpiece of documentary filmmaking...