Jakob Jakob

Jakob Jakob


the kid drops his bucket and spade and climbs into the sun

Favorite films

  • Eros + Massacre
  • Memoria
  • Johnny Corncob
  • Jauja

Recent activity

  • Volver


  • Fiorile


  • Amarcord


  • Lebanon


Recent reviews

  • Amarcord



    Fellini's flamboyance meets Angelopoulos' framing and nostalgia and the Taviani's Italy of loosely stringed communties and strange vignettes, and it is great. To some, it is probably a sin to say that I liked it more than La Dolce Vita, but I think I did like it more than La Dolce Vita

  • Cats



    Oh my cat

Popular reviews

  • Vortex



    32 films, 10 days. Fourteen galas, seven documentaries, four Lea Seydoux films, three Tilda Swinton films, two Dutch humiliations, about five near-perfect films, about three terrible films, one Timothée Chalamet proximity, and two heavenly handsome men (Adrian Brody and Louis Garrel), one Jane Birkin bump-in, one Sean Baker bakery meeting and one Bill Murray café collision, many Mark Cousins sightings (he's a fan like the rest of us), countless red carpet steps, one hundred hours of queuing, probably ten hours…

  • Idiot Prayer: Nick Cave Alone at Alexandra Palace

    Idiot Prayer: Nick Cave Alone at Alexandra Palace

    From now on, I do believe in an interventionist god