L'Argent

L’Argent (aka Money) (1983)

L’Argent first published by Movie Gazette, July 14, 2005 Two schoolboys (Marc Ernest Fourneau, Bruno Lapeyre) use a counterfeit banknote in a photography shop. The shop’s owner (Didier Baussy) then knowingly passes on the bill to innocent engineer Yvon (Christian Patey), and when Yvon is accused of forging the note himself, the owner and an…

Concrete

Concrete Plans (2020)

Concrete Plans first published by VODzilla.co Right from the start, it is clear that Concrete Plans, the feature debut from writer/director Will Jewell, is going to end in violence. For in the opening sequence, under the flicker of a faulty fluorescent light, we are shown impressionistic glimpses of a body or two, a bloody screwdriver…

Clawing

Beasts Clawing At Straws (2020)

Writer/director Kim Yong-hoon’s feature debut Beasts Clawing At Straws (Jipuragirado japgo sipeun jimseungdeul) opens with a bravura tracking shot. A person walks into a sauna complex, and places a Louis Vuitton bag into a locker – and the mobile camera cleaves not so much to the person (who is mostly out of shot) as to…