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Life (Hayat)

Zeki Demirkubuz
2024

Victor Fraga - 01-07-2024

Desperate young man travels from small-town Turkey to Istanbul in the hope of finding his missing fiancee, in this "dreamy" portrayal of love and deception - in the Official Competition of the 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival [Read More...]

Tuesday

Daina Oniunas-Pusić
2024

Victor Fraga - 30-06-2024

Desperate mother refuses to accept the fate of her terminally-ill daughter, as a creepy bird become a proxy for Death - surreal teen fantasy drama is in the Official Competition of the 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival [Read More...]

A New Kind of Wilderness

Silje Evensmo Jacobsen
2024

Victor Fraga - 29-06-2024

Off-the-grid family are forced to return to civilisation after the mother tragically passes away - Norwegian documentary shows in the 2nd Mediterrane Fillm Festival [Read More...]

Palazzina LAF

Michele Riondino
2024

Victor Fraga - 28-06-2024

Factory cleaner is "promoted" to spy level in order to rat on his colleagues, in this real-life working class drama from Italy - from the Official Competition of the 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival, in Malta [Read More...]

To a Land Unknown

Mahdi Fleifel
2024

Victor Fraga - 28-06-2024

Transactional human beings and accidental places: Palestinian refugees resort to a life of crime in order to survive and be reunited with their loved ones in Europe - in the Official Competition of the 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival, in Malta [Read More...]

Out of Season (Hors-Saison)

Stéphane Brizé
2024

Victor Fraga - 27-06-2024

Regret and nostalgia dominate Stéphane Brizé's breezy tale of unrequited love - from the 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival, in Malta [Read More...]

Backstage

Afef Ben Mahmoud, Khalil Benkirane
2024

Victor Fraga - 26-06-2024

Arab dancers "without borders" get lost in the Moroccan forest, in this ambitious yet clumsy international co-production of four countries - in the Official Competition of the 2nd [Read More...]

Meeting with Pol Pot (Rendez-vous avec Pol Pot)

Rithy Panh
2024

Victor Fraga - 26-06-2024

The impossible love affair of press and propaganda: three French journalists are invited to interview the leader of the Khmer Rouge, only to find out that their mission isn't feasible at all - in the Official Competition of the 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival [Read More...]

I Saw the TV Glow

Jane Schoenbrun
2024

Victor Fraga - 26-06-2024

Two best friends get sucked in by their favourite television show, and their minds are shaken up [Read More...]

Negu Hurbilak

Ekain Albite, Mikel Ibarguren, Adrià Roca, Nicolau Mallofré
2024

Victor Fraga - 25-06-2024

Entirely spoken in Basque, this quiet and sombre political drama peeks into the sad life of a lone separatist living in hiding - from the 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival, in Malta [Read More...]

Nocturnes

Anirban Dutta, Anupama Srinivasan
2024

Victor Fraga - 25-06-2024

Observational nature offers insight into the life of moths and the human beings researching them, in a film experience oscillating between the hypnotic and the soporific - from the 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival, in Malta [Read More...]
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Our verdict of the 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival

 

Victor Fraga - 01-07-2024

DMovies' editor Victor Fraga attended the nascent and promising film festival of Malta; he describes his experience, lists the winners and his dirty picks [Read More...]

Our dirty questions to Jaione Camborda

 

Victor Fraga - 29-06-2024

Live from the Mediterranean Film Festival: DMovies' editor Victor Fraga interviews the Spanish director of The Rye Horn, the dark and visceral sorority tale that won the latest edition of San Sebastian [Read More...]

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The Stranger’s Case

Brandt Andersen
2024

Eoghan Lyng - 06-06-2024

Cutting between seven central characters in Syria and Greece, director Brandt Andersen paints a jarring fable about survival, sincerity and family - refugee drama premieres at the 32nd edition of Raindance/ also in the Official Competition of the 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival, in Malta [Read More...]

The Substance

Coralie Fargeat
2024

Victor Fraga - 27-05-2024

Coralie Fargeat's deliciously bonkers body horror is a grotesque, groovy and hilarious riff on sexism, ageism, and the absurd beauty standards forced upon women - from the Official Competition of the 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival (in Malta) [Read More...]

Viet and Nam

Truong Minh Quý
2024

Eoghan Lyng - 23-05-2024

In this spectral piece of slow cinema, two gay men reconcile their dirty and underground job with love - LGBT+ drama infused with positivity shows in the 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival (in Malta) [Read More...]

The Damned

Roberto Minervini
2024

Eoghan Lyng - 19-05-2024

Curious and unexperienced soldiers traverse the Old West, in this slow American Civil War drama - from the Official Competition of the 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival, in Malta [Read More...]

Kinds of Kindness

Yorgos Lanthimos
2024

Victor Fraga - 18-05-2024

Yorgos Lanthimos's eerie-silly display of altruism feels like a David Lynch film remade by Peter Greenaway - in cinemas on Friday, June 28th/ also showing in the Official Competition of the 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival (in Malta) [Read More...]

Shambhala

Min Bahadur Bham
2024

Victor Fraga - 25-02-2024

Young woman happily marries three brothers in rural Nepal, before a controversial pregnancy disrupts their fragile harmony - from the Mare Nostrum section of the 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival of Malta [Read More...]

Who Do I Belong To (Mé el Aïn)

Meryam Joobeur
2024

Victor Fraga - 22-02-2024

Young man groomed by Isis returns to his Tunisian family of farmers with a mysterious wife; the woman harbours a dark secret under her purple niqab - from the the Official Competition of the 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival (in Malta) [Read More...]

The Devil’s Bath (Des Teufels Bad)

Veronika Franz
Severin Fiala
2024

Victor Fraga - 20-02-2024

Extremely bleak and gruesome Austrian drama with a touch of Carl Dreyer and exec produced by Ulrich Seidl dissects an unhappily married woman as she slowly descends into madness - from the 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival (in Malta) [Read More...]

The Rye Horn (O Corno)

Jaione Camborda
2023

Victor Fraga - 27-09-2023

Maria has to juggle seafood harvesting, midwifery and illegal abortions, in this dark and visceral drama set during the 1970s in rural Galicia, Northwestern Spain - Golden Shell winner is in the Official Competition of the 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival, in Malta [Read More...]

The Dive

Maximilian Erlenwein
2023

Victor Fraga - 30-08-2023

A deep-sea diving journey in Malta turns into a nightmare for two young sisters as one of them becomes trapped by a landslide - survival thriller is in cinemas on Friday, August 25th [Read More...]

Sweet Dreams

Ena Sendijarevic
2023

Victor Fraga - 04-08-2023

Three very different women fight for their perceived home, in this exquisite allegory of Dutch colonial relations in Indonesia at the turn of the century - from the Official Competition of the 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival (in Malta): [Read More...]
Articles - 2 result(s)

How about a deep dive into Mediterranean film?

 

DMovies' team - 30-05-2024

The 2nd edition of the Mediterrane Film Festival boasts an exciting combination of regional and international cinema, and - with the action taking place in a sultry Malta in late June - the event is guaranteed to get hot in more ways than one! [Read More...]

We have a surprise for you, but it’s for BEFORE Christmas

 

DMovies' team - 05-12-2017

ArteKino and Festival Scope have a prezzie for you: 10 European films that you can watch from the comfort of your lounge anywhere in the old continent for free; but HURRY UP, you have to do it before December 17th [Read More...]