April 28th, 2017

MIFF day nine: Top Floor Left Wing, Route Irish, Outrage

Top Floor Left Wing (Dernier étage gauche gauche, Angelo Cianci, France/Luxembourg) The debutante French director Angelo Cianci set himself quite a task in his first feature film. He attempts to combine a tense hostage drama situation with broad, silly humour, and inject an undercurrent of biting sociopolitical satire and cross-cultural commentary as well. It’s not […]

MIFF 2011: Top ten most anticipated MIFF picks

Melancholia

Tomorrow marks the opening night of the 60th annual Melbourne International Film Festival, and to me that sounds like the perfect time to start a film blog. So it is with no fanfare at all that I welcome you to Cinema Quest, a place where I can air my von Trier-related grievances, viciously defend the […]