'Season of the Devil' ('Ang Panahon ng Halimaw'): Film Review | Berlin 2018

'Season of the Devil' ('Ang Panahon ng Halimaw'): Film Review | Berlin 2018
Lav Diaz’s four-hour monochrome musical ‘Season of the Devil’ revolves around the carnage unleashed by a government-backed militia and its hellfire-preacher leader in a village in the Philippines in 1979. read more Source: Hollywood Reporter Reviews

'Virus Tropical': Film Review | Berlin 2018

'Virus Tropical': Film Review | Berlin 2018
‘Virus Tropical,’ the b&w screen adaptation of Powerpaola’s acclaimed graphic novel, is a girl’s coming-of-age tale set in middle-class Ecuador and Colombia. read more Source: Hollywood Reporter Reviews

'Confessions of a Teenage Jesus Jerk': Film Review

'Confessions of a Teenage Jesus Jerk': Film Review
Eric Stoltz adapts Tony DuShane’s autobiographical ‘Confessions of a Teenage Jesus Jerk,’ about a teen trying to be a good Jehovah’s Witness. read more Source: Hollywood Reporter Reviews

'Madeline’s Madeline': Film Review | Berlin 2018

'Madeline’s Madeline': Film Review | Berlin 2018
Molly Parker and Miranda July play the teacher and mother of a fragile acting student in indie filmmaker Josephine Decker’s expressionistic third feature, ‘Madeline’s Madeline.’ read more Source: Hollywood Reporter Reviews

'7 Days in Entebbe': Film Review | Berlin 2018

'7 Days in Entebbe': Film Review | Berlin 2018
Daniel Bruhl and Rosamund Pike play German radicals in Jose Padilha’s thriller ‘7 Days in Entebbe,’ about the 1976 Israeli rescue of hostages from a hijacked Air France flight diverted to Uganda. read more Source: Hollywood Reporter Reviews

'The Housemaid': Film Review

'The Housemaid': Film Review
A young housemaid enters into an ill-fated affair with her employer in ‘The Housemaid,’ Derek Nguyen’s horror film set in 1953 French Indochina. read more Source: Hollywood Reporter Reviews

'3 Days in Quiberon' ('3 Tage in Quiberon'): Film Review | Berlin 2018

'3 Days in Quiberon' ('3 Tage in Quiberon'): Film Review | Berlin 2018
Director Emily Atef’s Berlin competition contender ‘3 Days in Quiberon’ revisits the autumn years of doomed Austrian screen star Romy Schneider. read more Source: Hollywood Reporter Reviews

'Genesis' ('Genezis'): Film Review | Berlin 2018

'Genesis' ('Genezis'): Film Review | Berlin 2018
‘Genesis,’ Hungarian director Arpad Bogdan’s second feature after ‘A Happy Life,’ premiered in the Panorama Special section in Berlin. read more Source: Hollywood Reporter Reviews

'Die Tomorrow': Film Review | Berlin 2018

'Die Tomorrow': Film Review | Berlin 2018
Thai director Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit (’36,’ ‘Heart Attack’) unveiled his latest feature ‘Die Tomorrow’ in Berlinale’s Forum section. read more Source: Hollywood Reporter Reviews

'The Real Estate' ('Toppen av ingenting'): Film Review | Berlin 2018

'The Real Estate' ('Toppen av ingenting'): Film Review | Berlin 2018
Swedish co-directors Axel Petersen and Mans Mansson pop the Stockholm housing bubble in ‘The Real Estate,’ a grotesque black comedy about a cash cow that becomes a white elephant. read more Source: Hollywood Reporter Reviews