Nightwatching

Nightwatching (2007)

Nightwatching first published by Sight & Sound, April 2010 Review: Like Nicolas Roeg and Ken Russell, Peter Greenaway is a cinematic adventurist who for several decades wowed the British arthouse with a succession of challenging and deeply idiosyncratic films, only to slip out of favour and in effect disappear altogether from public awareness. Given that none…

Reverb

Reverb (2007)

Reverb first published by Film4 Summary: Eitan Arrusi’s feature debut as writer/director is a ghost story that finds the devil in music.  Review: The devil, they say, always has the best tunes. According to legend, some time in the 1920s Robert Johnson acquired the guitar-playing skills that would make him king of the Delta blues and ‘grandfather…