Reviews

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] Before the film really starts, "The Past has yet to begin" begins to make its way into the bowels. With this film Stancik seems to have reached new lyrical heights, this time crossed by a deeply human and fragile melancholy. The cryptic language is...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] The film begins with a bird gliding in the clear Brazilian sky. With the same delicacy and elegance, Gabriel Amaral tells a complex and melancholic story, in which social constraints show their points of contact with a more elementary human emotion. First of all,...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] In the brief space of eight minutes, Lucas Zoppi manages to make a "gigantic" film. "Dominion Evolucion" is a short film difficult to define. Thanks to the refinement and originality of the staging, the film in fact escapes an easy cataloging. The suggestions come...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] "Uppercut" is another of the distant borders explored by Stancik's cinematic narrative. With an overview of his filmography it is possible to appreciate the continuous and diversified excursion of suggestions that the director achieves with his style. Unmistakable, peculiar and visionary style. "Uppercut" is...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] "Mambo Man" is a film that can wrap viewers in a warm dreamy and nostalgic atmosphere. This happens immediately, from the very first minutes, when the guitar strings begin to vibrate and the magnificent, humble and ancient Cuban land is the protagonist of passionate...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] "Frame" is a delicate and intimate portrait of two lovers, who look to their past. Once again, Ramirez, with intuition and inspiration, transforms the abstraction of a memory into a tangible material: a super8 film. Thus, Ramirez's cinema continues to investigate the relationship between...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] In "Patrick" the contemporary urgency is mixed with a classic and refined cinematographic style. The story, human, warm and engaging, tells the deep concerns of a man grappling with his feelings and his sexual identity. "Patrick" is an intimate story therefore, introspective, which however...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] This time William Stancik leads us into the mechanisms of a new puzzle. In "Resonance", yet another pinnacle of a well-coded expressive language, it is precisely reality that triggers chaos. The chaos in Stancik's films is actually an element carefully studied, created with talent,...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] "Probashi" is a film that investigates the most dangerous drifts of loneliness. The director, Sayef Zaman, takes us to a smoky, chaotic and impenetrable metropolis, a reflection of the protagonist's own mind. In his visionary fantasy, the director creates a dense web of inextricable...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] "Innocent Goodbye" is a film that leaves us amazed. The technical quality is very high and it is rare to find shorts shot with this skill. After all, however, what strikes and captures us is the power of the story told. First of all,...