Lion

2016 See-Saw Films/Screen Australia/Aquarius Films/Screen Australia/Sunstar Entertainment/Narrative Capital/The Weinstein Company Directed by Garth Davis Produced by Iain Canning/Angie Fielder/Emile Sherman Screenplay by Luke Davies Based on “A Long Way Home” by Saroo Brierley and Larry Buttrose There are a number of movies that I’m glad I saw mainly because of the sheer emotional wallop they […]

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Dogville

2003                            Canal+France 3 Cinema/Lion’s Gate Entertainment Written and Directed by Lars Von Trier Produced by Vibeke Windelov Lars Von Trier is a director whose work I’ve enjoyed for a whole lot of years now.  His movies aren’t easy to sit through and they defy conventional description and indeed, I’ve tried explaining some of the plots […]

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Cold Mountain

 2003 Miramax Films Directed by Anthony Minghella Produced by Sydney Pollack, Albert Berger & William Horberg Screenplay by Anthony Minghella Based on the book by Charles Frazier I like Jude Law as an actor a lot.  I liked him even before the yearlong Jude Law Film Festival of 2004 since he starred in two of […]

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