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LFF 2020 – Stray (2020) Review

It's a dog life in Elizabeth Lo's documentary Stray which follows one dog navigating the tough streets of Istanbul. Instanbul is famous for it stance on stray animals. Hundreds of thousands of cats and dogs roam free on the streets.

Venice Film Festival: I Am Greta

Greta Thunberg's meteoric rise from striking schoolgirl to the most famous activist in the world is the subject of fly-on-the-wall documentary I Am Greta which premiered at this year's Venice Film Festival. Some of the most interesting

Aquarela (2018) Film Review

Shot at 96 frames per second, Aquarela is the latest documentary by Russian filmmaker Victor Kossakovsky that explores the power of water with footage ranging from melting glaciers to hurricanes. First of all, Aquarela is very basic.

For Sama (2019) Film Review

The winner of this year's SXSW Documentary Feature Competition's Grand Jury and Audience Awards, For Sama follows filmmaker Waad al-Kateab's life as she documents the uprising in Aleppo during the Syrian Civil War. During her time in the