Tag: Sydney Film Festival 2015

SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL: ‘The Lost Aviator’ (2015)

Jun 18, 2015 Phil Parker 0 Quick Film Reviews , , , ,

Hero or murderer? Did The Lost Aviator kill his lover? That’s what the filmmaker sets out to discover about his great uncle, Captain Bill Lancaster, the infamous heroic failure of British aviation. His family is not too pleased about it; they’d rather dead dogs be left dead. All the more…

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SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL: ‘Victoria’ (2015)

Jun 13, 2015 Phil Parker 0 Quick Film Reviews , , , ,

‘Victoria’: the worst night on the town EVER?! Admittedly, the list of German films I have seen in the last 20 years is short… Das Boot Downfall Run Lola Run. Based solely on that list you’d think I would be more of a fan, those are all amazing films. Well,¬†after…

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SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL: ‘Black Souls’ (2015)

Jun 12, 2015 Phil Parker 0 Quick Film Reviews , ,

Black Souls: a real Mafia film? As an American raised on a Hollywood model of storytelling, I’m often frustrated by the languid pace of many European films. Not that I want the abhorrent ADHD pacing of a Michael Bay film, but I believe that every scene needs to have some…

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