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LONDON 2015 – Son Of Saul (2015)

With remarkable confidence for his feature debut, László Nemes has located a cinematic language to grapple with the urgency of history and its irrevocable course. Perching his camera onto the shoulders of an emotionally paralysed…

The Turin Horse (2011)

Bela Tarr’s ninth and reportedly final feature film The Turin Horse made many a film critic’s list of top ten films of 2011, won the Jury Grand Prix at the Berlin Film Festival in 2011 and was aptly number six in Sight & Sound’s review…

The Turin Horse (2011)

Although fellow Flickfeaster John Reeve has been "off the grid" for a while he's a good friend of mine and we often catch up in the real, offline, world and chat about movies while enjoying a tasty beverage. So it was a wonderful, and…

The Turin Horse (2011)

Hungarian director Bela Tarr - in what he says will be his last film - delivers another highly original tale. Exquisitely shot, stately, and hopelessly oppressive. Whether the famous story the film uses as its starting point is true or…