Cannes Film Festival

Should Netflix Films Be Eligible for the Oscars? – Special Features #21

I have reviewed many Netflix films, and I really enjoy doing that. These are films that are, in most cases, released at the same time for everyone everywhere. That is genuinely a good consumer-friendly distributing system. Sure, some of these films are godawful, but sometimes among the ‘Netflix films of the week’ something truly special appears on the streaming service. (more…)

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Review: The Hunt (2012)

  • Directed by: Thomas Vinterberg
  • Written by: Tobias Lindholm & Thomas Vinterberg
  • Original Danish Title: Jagten

Actor Mads Mikkelsen won the Best Actor Award during the Cannes Film Festival for his role as Lucas.

Every now and again a movie comes along, that will shake you to the core; a movie that will make you think about it for days – a movie that will leave a lasting impression. This is that type of movie. Now, as you should know, I’m from Denmark – but I don’t usually recommend Danish films to my readers. Today I’m making an exception. (more…)