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The Best of 2014 in Film

It’s almost one year on since I started this blog, and I am thankful for a great year in film. The clairestbearest awards go to: Continue reading The Best of 2014 in Film


FILM REVIEW: The Past (Le Passé)

The Past (Asghar Farhadi, 2013)

Wowzers. Following his Oscar-winning Iranian film A Separation (2012), director Asghar Farhadi follows up with The Past (Le Passé). I personally wasn’t awestruck by A Separation – a film that was universally lauded by critics. I liked it, but I didn’t love it. The Past has not received the same praise, and has not been nominated in this year’s Foreign Film category (potentially for trivial reasons), however, this film absolutely blew me away. Continue reading FILM REVIEW: The Past (Le Passé)