Every year, I try to see as many films as possible at the New Zealand Film Fest because it’s pretty much the only time of year that I get to see some of my wanky reading films on the big screen. So, here’s a page where you’ll get links to all the reviews I do for those films which are all a bit looser than the usual reviews I do.
2015: Clouds of Sils Maria; Embrace of the Serpent; 45 Years; Far From Men; Girlhood; Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief; Inherent Vice; Phoenix; A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence; A Poem is a Naked Person; Tale of Tales; Taxi
2016: Certain Women; Chimes at Midnight; The Eagle Huntress; Endless Poetry; Fire at Sea; Francofonia; High-Rise; I, Daniel Blake; Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World; Paterson; Personal Shopper; The Red Turtle; Sunset Song;
2017: Blade of the Immortal; Ethel & Ernest; Faces Places; Happy End; I am Not Your Negro; It Comes at Night; The Killing of a Sacred Deer; Let the Sunshine In; The Lost City of Z; Loveless; The Other Side of Hope; Pop Aye; RUMBLE: The Indians Who Rocked the World;