The Rescue (2021)

JIMMY CHIN, ELIZABETH CHAI VASARHELYI Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5 United Kingdom/USA, 2021. National Geographic Documentary Films, Ventureland, Storyteller Productions, Little Monster Films, Passion Pictures, Cavalry Media, Michael De Luca Productions. Cinematography by David Katznelson, Ian Seabrook, Picha Srisansanee. Produced by Jimmy Chin, John Battsek, Bob Eisenhardt, P.J. Van Sandwijk, Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi. Music…

Rate this:

Attica (2021)

TRACI CURRY, STANLEY NELSON Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB 2021. Showtime Documentary Films, Firelight Films, Topic Studios. Screenplay by Stanley Nelson. Cinematography by Stefan Beaumont, Ryan Bron, Kevin J. Burroughs, Ronan Killeen, Antonio Rossi, Bill Winters. Produced by Traci Curry. Music by Tom Phillips. Film Editing by Alexa Lamantea. In September of 1971, prisoners…

Rate this:

Scarborough (2021)

SHASHA NAKHAI, RICH WILLIAMSON Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB Canada, 2021. Compy Films. Screenplay by Catherine Hernandez, based on her novel. Cinematography by Rich Williamson. Produced by Shasha Nakhai. Music by Robbie Teehan. Production Design by Nicole Simmons. Costume Design by Chris Jai Centeno. Film Editing by Rich Williamson. The Toronto suburb of the…

Rate this:

The Humans (2021)

STEPHEN KARAM Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5 USA, 2021. A24, IAC Films. Screenplay by Stephen Karam, based on his play. Cinematography by Lol Crawley. Produced by Stephen Karam, Louise Lovegrove. Music by Nico Muhly. Production Design by David Gropman. Costume Design by Ann Roth. Film Editing by Nick Houy. Stephen Karam’s Tony-winning play is…

Rate this:

A Hero (2021)

ASGHAR FARHADI Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.5 Original Title: Ghahreman France/Iran, 2021. Arte France Cinema, Asghar Farhadi Productions, Centre National du Cinema et de L’Image Animee, Institut Francais, La Région Île-de-France, Memento Distribution, Memento Films International, Memento Films Production. Screenplay by Asghar Farhadi. Cinematography by Ali Ghazi, Arash Ramezani. Produced by Asghar Farhadi, Alexandre…

Rate this:

Petite Maman (2021)

CELINE SCIAMMA Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.5 France, 2021. Lilies Films, France 3 Cinema, La Région Île-de-France, Canal+, France Televisions, Cine+. Screenplay by Céline Sciamma. Cinematography by Claire Mathon. Produced by Bénédicte Couvreur. Music by Jean-Baptiste de Laubier. Production Design by Lionel Brison. Costume Design by Céline Sciamma. Film Editing by Julien Lacheray. A…

Rate this:

Memoria (2021)

APICHATPONG WEERASETHAKUL Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB Colombia/Thailand/France/Germany/Mexico/Qatar/United Kingdom/China/Switzerland, 2021. 185 Films, Anna Sanders Films, Beijing Contemporary Art foundation, Bord Cadre Films, Burning Blue, Centre National du Cinema et de L’Image Animee, Doha Film Institute, Eficine, Hubert Bals Fund, Illuminations Films, Kick the Machine, L’Aide aux Cinemas du Monde, Labodigital, Louverture Films, Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, Ministere des Affaires Etrangeres et du Developpement…

Rate this:

Flee (2021)

JONAS POHER RASMUSSEN Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB Original Title: Flugt Denmark/Sweden/Norway/France/USA/Spain/Italy/United Kingdom, 2021. Final Cut for Real, Sun Creature Studio, Vivement Lundi, Most Film, Mer Film, ARTE, Pictanovo, Vrijzinnig Protestantse Radio Omroep, Det Danske Filminstitut, Svenska Filminstitutet, Norsk Filminstitutt, Nordisk Film & TV Fond, Copenhagen Film Fund, Den Vestdanske Filmpulje, MEDIA Programme of…

Rate this:

Last Night In Soho (2021)

EDGAR WRIGHT Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.5 United Kingdom, 2021. Complete Fiction, Film4, Focus Features International, Perfect World Pictures, Working Title Films. Story by Edgar Wright, Screenplay by Edgar Wright, Krysty Wilson-Cairns. Cinematography by Chung-hoon Chung. Produced by Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Nira Park, Edgar Wright. Music by Steven Price. Production Design by Marcus…

Rate this:

I’m Your Man (2021)

MARIA SCHRADER Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB Original Title: Ich bin dein Mensch Germany, 2021. Letterbox Filmproduktion, Sudwestrundfunk. Screenplay by Jan Schomburg, Maria Schrader, based on a short story by Emma Braslavsky. Cinematography by Benedict Neuenfels. Produced by Lisa Blumenberg. Music by Tobias Wagner. Production Design by Cora Pratz. Costume Design by Anette Guther….

Rate this:

Huda’s Salon (2021)

HANY ABU-ASSAD Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB Egypt/Netherlands/Occupied Palestinian Territory, 2021.  H & A Productions, Cocoon Films, Doha Film Institute, Film-Clinic, KeyFilm, Lagoonie Film Production, MAD Solutions, Philistine Films. Screenplay by Hany Abu-Assad. Cinematography by Ehab Assal, Peter Flinckenberg. Produced by Hany Abu-Assad, Amira Diab, Maher Diab, Shahinaz el Akkad, Alaa Karkouti. Music by…

Rate this:

Belfast (2021)

KENNETH BRANAGH Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.5 United Kingdom, 2021. TKBC. Screenplay by Kenneth Branagh. Cinematography by Haris Zambarloukos. Produced by Laura Berwick, Kenneth Branagh, Becca Kovacik, Tamar Thomas. Music by Van Morrison. Production Design by Jim Clay. Costume Design by Charlotte Walter. Film Editing by Úna Ní Dhonghaíle. Kenneth Branagh, long removed from…

Rate this: