Café de Flore (2011)

Jean Marc Vallée's Café de Flore is a powerful film about an extraordinary love triangle, that left me feeling inspired on a rainy Monday afternoon. The film tells in parallel the story of two families. Antoine Godin (Kevin Parent) is a…

Contraband (2012)

Gritty, pumped and stylish Contraband has great action thriller DNA. Over the course of 100 or so minutes, the film ties the viewer’s stomach in knots refusing to release until the very end, as things go about as bad as they can go in the…

Black Gold (2011)

Black Gold is a tale of two houses in conflict over oil and ideology, at the brink of the oil boom in the early 20th century. The emirate of Hobeika is headed by the Emir Nesib (played by Antonio Banderas) who views the exploitation of oil…