Short Film Review: Mamá.
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Short Film Review: Mamá. Before they collaborated on IT, Andres and Barbara Muschietti made Mamá, a tight little horror film. Andres Muschietti became one of Hollywood’s hot new horror phenoms with his record breaking adaptation …
Short Film Review: The Cub.
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Short Film Review: The Cub. Riley Stearns’ short about unconventional parenting is a howl. Gearing up for the expansion of The Art of Self Defense this week, I decided to check out more of director …
Short Film Review: Munchausen.
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Short Film Review: Munchausen. Ari Aster’s hyper-stylized silent short explores the darker side of a mother’s love. Munchausen, from the director behind Midsommar, captures much of what was promising and frustrating about that work.  Together …
Short Film Review: Contact.
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Short Film Review: Contact. This Kubrick-esque ultra short film from Director Claire Denis went on to become one of High Life’s best scenes. Looking further into the catalogue of French director Claire Denis, I found …
Short Film Review: The Dollmaker.
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Short Film Review: The Dollmaker. The Dollmaker deftly weaves a tale of grief and obsession, featuring magic, madness, horror and a devilish twist. It’s always a delight when something unexpected drops into your lap.  I …
Short Film Review: Beyond.
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Short Film Review: Beyond. We look at another short from Joe Penna, a time travel story rich in character studies. Joe Penna (aka. MysteryGuitarMan) delivers another fantastic genre film with Beyond.  We’ve seen his take …