It’s Only The End Of The World

It’s Only The End Of The World (Cert 15) 1 Disc (Distributor: Curzon Artificial Eye) Running Time: 99 minutes approx. What is it about families that they are usually the last people we tell big news to? Why do we fear their reactions the most? Is it out fault or theirs? Prodigious French-Canadian writer-director Xavier … Continue reading It’s Only The End Of The World

Monsieur Lazhar

  Monsieur Lazhar Canada (2011) Dir. Philippe Falardeau When a popular teacher at a Montreal junior school commits suicide, Algerian immigrant Bachir Lazhar (Mohamed Fellag) shows up at the school shortly after and offers his services as a replacement. He is taken on and after a slow start he manages to win over the kids … Continue reading Monsieur Lazhar