On December 1, 2001 it was 66 degrees (19 Celsius) in NYC: an Indian Summer that comes to an icy end. Dobbe carefully builds up the days contemplative mood with a classic filmic eye for detail, colour and movement.
A visually explosive journey through the nine planets of our solar system, The Planets combines painterly effects and an intimate breathy soundtrack with an intermittent computerised voiceover. ... More »
Amidst a collage of kitsch 50s media imagery a young woman recalls her sexual abuse at the age of four. 'Daddy's Little Princess' is still disturbed years later. The film raises questions about ... More »
A filmic loop is created in this repetition of narrative and classic female imagery. Lin parallels the stereotypical routines women endure through both Eastern and Western perspectives. The ... More »
Friedrich's latest film, Sink or Swim, about her difficult relationship with her father, is both precise and wonderfully suggestive, at once readily accessible and dense with allusion, in less than ... More »
Last year's Grand Prix winner Su Friedrich (Sink or Swim), returns with something of a departure from her usual style First Comes Love uses footage shot at weddings, married with a soundtrack of ... More »
A home movie for Bad Girls, reconstructing 12 year old lesbian lust and loyalty wars. Alternating between biography and kinky situations, Montgomery defines a lesbian identity that's playful ... More »