Reviews

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] "CRIME NEVER DIES" is a story of deception, greed and revenge that leaves viewers breathless. The film, which lasts about twenty minutes, runs through our body like a violent shock, destined to dissipate only long after viewing. But Frances Sapphire, screenwriter and director of...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] Elia Rosa and Paolo Borgato bring a breath of fresh air to independent Italian cinema. "Covered Sun" is a fantasy film of the highest quality, among the very few examples of the genre in Italy. The courageous choice of directors was evidently successful. The...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] In "Glorious Hollywood Medley 1956" William Stancik's poetics mix with new suggestions and change deeply in meaning, despite the aesthetics that remain unchanged. In this film the author returns to play with the concept of reality, and this time he goes even further. The...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] "The Morning After" is a dazzling six-minute short film. In the short time of the narration, the director sheds light (it is appropriate to say it) on the most invisible mechanisms behind social relationships. The metaphor of light seems to be the basis for...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] "In this world of thieves" is a hilarious comic portrait of a family in the time of covid-19. Following the urgency of telling the latest global events, the film is a small step forward in contemporary cinematographic narration. Starting from the script, well written,...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] "American Licorice" expands the disturbing artistic vision of William Stancik, an author whom we have already appreciated in the past. Stancik has now codified a peculiar, extremely personal and visionary cinematographic genre, which attracts the viewer as an extraneous dimension, which reverses reality and...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] "Black April" is a short film that takes time to fully assimilate and understand. At first glance, there is a feeling of profound disturbance and fascination, coming from every element of the narration and staging. Stancik's directorial vision moves with a "secret" coherence in...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] "The Necklace" ("Le Collier") is the anguished portrait of a perverse fantasy, the other face of beauty, when it devours reality and seduces the spirit. The structure of the film, cleverly orchestrated by Peter Halmi, the director, allows the viewer to feel the majestic...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] In the independent cinema circuit it is a rare and precious thing to come across a film like "Wicked Trails". But the film has an identity that goes far beyond classifications. Its undoubted artistic value gives the film a unique and surprising identity. Behind...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] Sticky Toffee Pudding is a film of incredible artistic value. It possesses the structural elegance typical of literature and at the same time an amazing visual power, which amplifies the suggestions and emotions already well outlined in the script. It would be an understatement to...