May 2015

Moi, un Noir

May 5, 2015 // 0 Comments

★★★★ 4/4 “Life is sacks,” says young Nigerien immigrant Oumarou Ganda in Jean Rouch’s most controversial scene from his 1958 ethnofiction film Moi, un noir. Oumarou — who is under [...]


May 4, 2015 // 1 Comment

★★★½ 3.5/4 The subject of winning and losing big has been a mainstay in American cinema since at least the 1920s. But I imagine even the most jaded viewer, after taking note of the direction [...]