“End Of Watch” (David Ayer, USA 2012)

End Of Watch

Extremely active camera can sometimes be dizzying.

Cast: Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Pena, Natalie Martinez, Annna Kendrick, Frank Grillo
Written and directed by David Ayer
Music by David Sardy
Cinematography by Roman Vasyanov
Film Editing by Dody Dorn


“Victoria” (Justine Triet, France 2016)


excellent direction and personages
weakest: message

A divorced lawyer mother of two tries to put some order in her chaotic life..

Cast: Virginie Efira, Vincent Lacoste, Melvil Poupaud
Director: Justine Triet
Writers: Thomas Lévy-Lasne, Justine Triet
Cinematography: Simon Beaufils
Editing: Laurent Sénéchal

“Denial” (Mick Jackson, USA 2016)


strongest: message + originality + minorities
weakest: humor + music

Cast: Rachel Weisz, Tom Wilkinson, Timothy Spall, Andrew Scott
Director: Mick Jackson
Writer: Deborah Lipstadt (book), David Hare
Cinematographer: Haris Zambarloukos
Editor: Justine Wright
Composer: Howard Shore