movies

The First and Last Words of Animal Rights Documentary "Dominion"

I'll be upfront, I couldn't finish Dominion. It's gut-wrenching and just 30 minutes in, it shook me to my core. Since I'm 90% vegan I gave myself the permission to not go through with it so I skipped many parts I couldn't bear.You can watch the trailer here to get a feeling.Ne...

Hou Hsiao-hsien's The Assassin - Martial Arthouse on Screen

This movie is hands down the slowest film I’ve ever seen - which is also where its magic lies. If you long to travel to a different time and space with beautiful landscapes, people who wear colorful dresses, and enigmatic music, The Assassin will do the trick. Just keep in min...

Trey Edward Shults's Waves

Waves was one of the few movies which touched me on several levels. It deals with human fallibility and what it means to make grave mistakes. It depicts the worst deeds in the most possible human light, as it shows how violence (physical or psychological) precedes violence and...