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Giorgos Lanthimos, ’Alps’, and the Art of Not

(translation of a review published by Tidningen Kulturen 11 February 2012) All is acting; a thousand bad sayings and half-baked sociological theories and now the film “Alps” by Giorgos Lanthimos. A group of characters, named after the mountain chain, offer … Continue reading

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Dogtooth: Fritzl vs. Plato

(translation of a review in Swedish on this blog November 30, 2011) It is not often that a film is with such preternatural precision able to put its finger on the current zeitgeist, as is the case with “Dogtooth” by … Continue reading

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