The Giants (Les géants)

The Giants (Les géants) Belgium (2011) Dir. Bouli Lanners When we were kids we all yearned for freedom from adults around us, allowing us to run amok and have adventures unfettered from disapproval and stringent rules. Yet without being able to return to our families or the oppression of adult rule to rebel against, this … Continue reading The Giants (Les géants)

Elevator To The Gallows (Ascenseur pour l’échafaud)

Elevator To The Gallows (Ascenseur pour l'échafaud) France (1958) Dir. Louis Malle Sometimes one watches a film and wonders what the results would be like if another director was at the helm of it. In the case of Louis Malle’s feature length debut it is not hard to imagine Elevator To The Gallows as part … Continue reading Elevator To The Gallows (Ascenseur pour l’échafaud)