Crazy Juana – Movie 2001

Kingdom of Castile, late fifteenth century. From the port of Laredo leaves the fleet that takes young Juana (Pilar López de Ayala, ‘Obaba’), daughter of the Catholic Monarchs, Isabel (Susi Sánchez, ‘Malena is a tango name’) and Fernando (Hector Colomé, ‘The box 507’). To strengthen a dynastic alliance with the Holy Roman Empire, and isolate […]

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Wild Beauty – Series 2022

Savage Beauty, Savage Beauty in Spain, is a thriller series that follows the story of Zinhle Manzini, who returns home to destroy her family from within, the same family that 15 years ago tested an innovative skin lightener on a group of street children. Zinhle becomes the invisible force that exposes all family secrets, thus […]

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Montana Story movie review & film summary (2022)

Modern audiences will become impatient with the quietness and meditative pace, and the writing is probably a little too schematic in certain ways. The familial dysfunction at the heart of the story as well as certain images and plot elements evoke 1960s rural melodramas like “Hud” and “The Last Picture Show,” which were powerful but […]

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Tenor

Comedy (01h40min) – While working a precarious job as a sushi delivery boy, Antoine (Mohamed Belkhir), a young aspiring hip-hop singer from the underworld of Paris, meets Mrs. Loiseau (Michèle Laroque), an eminent teacher of the Parisian Opera. Dazzled by the young man’s talent, she introduces him to the world of singing and offers him […]

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