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Favorite films

  • Neighbour Abdi
  • Nocturne for a Forest
  • Samsara
  • Monica

Recent activity

  • American Fiction


  • May December


  • Menus-Plaisirs Les Troisgros


  • Mother Suriname – Mama Sranan


Recent reviews

  • American Fiction

    American Fiction


    Bamboozled for pseudo-intellectual liberals, entirely stripped of its radicalism. Strangely caters to white people, both in terms of style and the decision to center comfort and witty politically correct inoffesiveness over transgression that actually challenges the status quo, which is ironic considering the themes of the film.

    Lovely performance by Myra Lucretia Taylor!

  • Divinity



    This is le Mandico if he were American, dumb, and straight (derogatory)

Popular reviews

  • Great Freedom

    Great Freedom


    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    'Dearest Hans,
    Of course I love you too.
    More than anything else.
    But what shall I say…?
    I poke letters into a bible with a piece of straw.
    As if that weren't silly enough,
    you'll probably never read my words.
    Since I have no idea how to get the stupid book into your cell.
    I can't get to you and you can't get to me,
    that's exactly our problem.
    It's right in front of us,
    black on white,
    with holes…

  • Joe Bell

    Joe Bell


    TIFF #18

    Good Joe Bell? I think the fuck not. This was a disaster. A disgrace. I think it’s time to stop with these cishet ex-bigot redemption stories. Those films are only made for straight people to feel more comfortable with themselves and feel proud of themselves. I don’t wanna see any more films about straight people learning what’s good and what’s bad and becoming a ‘better person’ through the suffering of someone else. No more patting them on the…