Mademoiselle Paradis (Licht)

Mademoiselle Paradis (Licht) Austria (2017) Dir. Barbara Albert People lucky enough to go through life without impairments or disabilities aren’t aware of how much they take basic senses for granted. With my hearing in decline, I wish I could go back to the days when I could hear clearly without assistance. But imagine if your … Continue reading Mademoiselle Paradis (Licht)

Graduation (Bacalaureat)

Graduation (Bacalaureat)   Romania (2016) Dir. Cristian Mungiu Parents will do anything for their children. That is a given. But how much is too much? And who ultimately suffers if it gets out of hand - themselves or their children? Romania’s top social chronicler Cristian Mungiu returns with another sharply observed essay, wrapped around a slow … Continue reading Graduation (Bacalaureat)