Friday One Sheet: The Duke of Burgundy

Friday One Sheet:  The Duke of Burgundy

Moths, mist and keyholes are on display in this teaser poster for Peter Strickland’s The Duke Of Burgundy.

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TIFF 2014 Review: Leviathan

TIFF 2014 Review: Leviathan

A rundown fishing town on the coast of the Arctic Ocean is the rugged edge-of-the-world stage for Andrey Zvyagintsev’s complex, but quite accessible, allegory of modern Russia.

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TIFF 2014 Review: The Duke Of Burgundy

TIFF 2014 Review:  The Duke Of Burgundy

The director of Berberian Sound Studio is back with a Sex and Lepidoptera comedy.

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TIFF 2014 Review: Clouds of Sils Maria

TIFF 2014 Review: Clouds of Sils Maria

Olivier Assayas’s film on acting, the passage of time, and the interpretation of dramatic intent features magnificent performances from Juliette Binoche and Kristen Stewart.

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TIFF 2014 Review: The World of Kanako

TIFF 2014 Review:  The World of Kanako

The first two minutes of Tetsuya Nakashima’s violent and unrelenting assault on the senses are a litmus test on whether one should proceed. A frenetic orgy of editing non-sequitors, both assaulting and attention grabbing, occurs right before slamming into a stylized split-screen opening credits sequence right out of 1960s Nikkatsu cop movies but painted over with expletives and animated blood spatters.

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