Monthly Archives: November 2014

two plus two is…

Another short film review this week – Two plus Two (2+2=5) http://youtu.be/SiBTRAVUipk?list=UUHhcQVRJ3_OQpSyrQw5Z8qA – is a film by a Turkish filmmaker, Babak Anvari. Set in a classroom, it shows how dictatorship is created and enforced, crushing dissent and rejecting all argument. … Continue reading

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Oh Anna….

Anna Akana – https://www.youtube.com/user/AnnaAkana/featured – is an Asian actress, comedienne and filmmaker with a channel on YouTube that has – including myself – over one million subscribers. Her viewing figures are approaching the hundred million mark and she puts out opinionated … Continue reading

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Outerstellar

Sometimes, many times actually, reviewers get carried away and lavish praise on films that, frankly speaking, are the equivalent of the emperor’s new clothes.    You know the sort of thing; not a bad film by any means, in fact … Continue reading

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Interesting all at the Ball

‘A red ball bounces past a cafe and a couple folks’ houses and then goes to the beach.’ As descriptions of a film go, this probably is one of the least accurate and least likely to make you stop and … Continue reading

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Thank you ladies, thank you.

Only two weeks into my weekly review of random short films and I’m already thinking of branching out! This week I am reviewing/highlighting a YouTube video. Yes, I realise that technically most short films would also fall into this category, … Continue reading

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