Review: Deerskin

Director: Quentin Dupieux Stars: Adèle Haenel, Jean Dujardin, Albert Delpy As a costume piece that elaborates on character, the jacket has a storied history in cinema that goes back to it's silent days. For modern touchstones - especially in terms of how it is linked to masculinity - consider the ubiquity of Sailor's snakeskin jacket … Continue reading Review: Deerskin

Review: The Artist

***originally written 23 January 2012*** At this time in early 2010, as the awards season was hotting up, the film on everyone’s lips was Avatar, and debate was raging over whether James Cameron’s astounding technological achievement would be recognised as a major leap forward and a ‘game-changer’. The consensus seemed to be that 3D was … Continue reading Review: The Artist