All Discovery articles – Page 5

  • Samson And Delilah
    Reviews

    Samson & Delilah

    2009-03-02T13:34:00Z

    Dir/scr/cine: Warwick Thornton. Aust. 2009. 101 mins

  • Gigante
    Reviews

    Gigante (Giant)

    2009-02-08T17:00:00Z

    Dir/scr: Adrian Biniez. Uruguay-Germany-Argentina-Netherlands. 2009. 84mins.

  • Reviews

    Lymelife

    2008-09-11T16:19:00Z

    Dir. Derick Martini, US, 2008, 93 minutes Lymelife is a coming-of-age story that takes another look at the darker side of suburban paradise: Long Island in the 1970’s, where Lyme Disease spread by local insects and carried by its picturesque deer is the new plague, ...

  • Reviews

    What Doesn't Kill You

    2008-09-10T23:00:00Z

    Dir. Brian Goodman, US, 2008, 100 minutes South Boston’s Irish gangland fatalism returns to the screen in Brian Goodman’s debut, a buddies-in-crime drama. Two childhood friends in the Southie slums graduate from petty crime to robbery, murder, drugs and prison, and even to a little self-awareness. ...

  • Reviews

    $9.99

    2008-09-08T22:30:00Z

    Dir. Tatia Rosenthal.Israel/Australia, 2008. 78 mins. Dealing with such lightweight issues as ‘the meaning of life’ and ‘happiness’ may seem a bit excessive for a stop-motion animated film weighing in at less than 78 minutes. But the film doesn’t take itself that seriously after all, defusing ...

  • Reviews

    The Stoning Of Soraya M

    2008-09-08T18:55:00Z

    Dir. Cyrus Nowrasteh. US. 2008. 116mins . This harrowing, if cinematically flawed, account of a male mob’s murder of a young wife and mother according to Shariah law in an Iranian village in 1986, just a few years after Khomeini took power, takes on particular relevance ...

  • Reviews

    Rain (Lluvia)

    2008-09-07T01:55:00Z

    Dir: Maria Govan. The Bahamas. 2008. 93 mins. One of the first indigenously produced films to come out of the Bahamas, Maria Govan’s Rain shows a different side to Nassau where, in the shadows of luxury resorts and ocean liners, lives a subset of islanders ...

  • Reviews

    Cold Lunch (Lonsj)

    2008-08-29T09:26:00Z

    Dir: Eva Sorhaug. Norway. 2008. 86mins . A few good scenes, some quirky characters and a striking visual style don’t quite add up to a hot meal in Eva Sorhaug’s bite-sized Cold Lunch . Screening as an out of competition title in this year’s Critics’ Week, ...

  • Reviews

    Snow (Snijeg)

    2008-05-21T16:10:00Z

    Dir: Aida Begic. Bosnia and Herzegovina-Germany-France. 2008. 99mins.

  • Reviews

    Delta

    2008-05-21T14:10:00Z

    Dir: Kornel Mundruczo.Hungary/ Germany 2008. 110 mins.

  • Reviews

    Tony Manero

    2008-05-19T11:49:00Z

    Dir: Pablo Larrain. Chile-Brazil. 2008. 98mins .

  • Reviews

    Hunger

    2008-05-15T18:38:00Z

    Un Certain Regard