• Interview with JUNE 2021 winner: Simon Elvås

    Our June TMFF Film of the Month comes from Sweden, and presents us with a difficult moral choice between personal and professional conviction. A Swedish Defense is directed by Simon Elvås, who was kind enough to take some time […]

    Jul 10, 2021
    Julian A. Leu
  • The 7 Best Andrei Tarkovsky Films

    Whether they were inspired by music, war or Eastern European sci-fi masterworks, Andrei Tarkovsky’s filmmaking prowess is unquestionable, and he certainly stands out as one of the finest screenwriters and directors during the ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s. Sadly, he […]

    May 19, 2021
    Julian A. Leu
  • Another Round (Druk) (Review)

    Another Round (Druk) was written and directed by Thomas Vinterberg, the man behind The Hunt – one of my all-time favourite films. It recently won an Oscar for the Best International Feature of last year, a feat surprisingly not […]

    May 12, 2021
    Julian A. Leu
  • 5 Reasons to Watch The Serpent

    I waited for The Serpent to release on Netflix in order to make my decision about whether or not I should watch it. In the end, I decided to go for it – I was in the mood for […]

    May 3, 2021
    Julian A. Leu
  • Prince Philip and His Portrayals

    The death of Prince Philip at the age of 99, and 2 months short of 100, marked the passing of one of the most enduring figures in centuries of British monarchy. As a tribute to his remarkable personality, I […]

    Apr 16, 2021
    Julian A. Leu
  • The 5 Best International Feature Nominees

    As I already mentioned in a previous article, I was a little bit disappointed by the lack of diversity when it came to the 2021 Oscars Best Picture nominees. We have the same US/UK mix, and nothing much besides […]

    Apr 8, 2021
    Julian A. Leu