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"...of all the arts, for us the cinema is the most important."

- V. I. Lenin

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  • Sugar Cane Alley
  • Mississippi Masala
  • The Day I Became a Woman
  • Ratcatcher

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  • Mosquita y Mari

    ★★★★

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  • Basket Case

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  • Raw

    Raw

    This was just a run of the mill coming of age film with superficial edginess and a dash of homophobia. The craziest scenes just seem like your average, everyday french barbarity.

  • Candyman

    Candyman

    ★★★★½

    It is an incredibly difficult task to place oneself in an already established canon, particularly one that is so politicised. There is definitely much more scrutiny place upon films that are perceived to have a "message" and the pressure to deliver the perfect message causes a lot of distress both in filmmaker and viewer.

    I have a general distaste for films that centre on the art world (because of their tendency to overemphasise their importance in society) but here it's…

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