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Saudi Arabia is a country where cinemas have been banned since the 1980s and where women are not entitled to many of the freedoms given to their male counterparts. They are not permitted to drive, for instance, and until recently were unable to vote. Therefore, Haifaa Al-Mansour’s debut film Wadjda

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Few films have been able to depict the horror of high school bullying with more potency than Michel Franco’s superb After Lucia. The director’s sophomore effort follows young Alejandra (Tessa Isa) and her father Roberto (Gonzalo Vega Jr.) as they move to a new town following the tragic death of

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After the catastrophic disaster of his high-budget The Green Hornet adaptation, Michel Gondry strips everything back for his latest release The We And The I which follows a kaleidoscope of teenage characters on the bus ride home from their last day of school for the summer. In this restricted setting,

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Joss Whedon tackles MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING to beautiful results. There’s an aurora of serenity in every frame, as if Whedon is on cinematic vacation.

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