Month: January 2024


Decent Maybe Awards for 2023

Best Director Wes Anderson, Asteroid City Christopher Nolan, Oppenheimer A.V. Rockwell, A Thousand and One Alice Rohrwacher, La chimera Justine Triet, Anatomy of a Fall Best Actress Sandra Hüller, Anatomy of a Fall Greta Lee, Past Lives Natalie Portman, MayRead Full Review



In just over ninety minutes, the latest film from Lila Avilés feels like it contains the entire world. Tótem takes place almost entirely in a single home, during a single day and night, where an extendedRead Full Review



Ava DuVernay’s decision to make a narrative adaptation of Isabel Wilkerson’s non-fiction book Caste, is a daring choice. It leaves her vulnerable to criticism and many have jumped at the opportunity. It’s an ambitious decision, tryingRead Full Review


Society of the Snow

Society of the Snow probably isn’t helped by the fact that the most consequential plot point of its story – that a group of rugby players resorted to cannibalism in order to survive in theRead Full Review



On the surface, Michel Franco’s Memory seems to play notes that feel familiar to other trauma-based indie dramas. Our protagonist, Sylvia (played by Jessica Chastain), is a sexual assault survivor and recovering alcoholic. When she firstRead Full Review