The Head Hunter

The Head Hunter (2018)

The Head Hunter first published by Little White Lies, as entry 126 in my Cinema Psychotronicum column “Shhh, it’s ok,” the Father (Christopher Rygh) reassures his sleepy young Daughter (Cora Kaufman) in her makeshift tent of twigs, at the beginning of The Head Hunter. Something ferocious has invaded the perimeter of their snowy encampment, but…

Hard To Be A God

Hard To Be A God (2013)

Hard To Be a Goid first published by FilmLand Empire “This is not Earth, it’s another planet,” announces the voice-over at the beginning of Aleksei German’s Hard To Be a God (Trudno Byt Bogom), “About 800 years behind.” That might sound like a minor variant on “A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away”…