Posts Tagged ‘South Africa’
The shroud of mysticism that surrounds "Searching for Sugar Man" will leave you feeling emotionally rattled but ultimately inspired as well.
"Diamonds" is less about Sean Connery's grand finale and more about James Bond's birth into the free-spirited 1970s. Fitfully amusing, but still small-time.
An odd structure choice hurts this powerful South African drama about a young girl searching for answers.
Director Steven Silver poses the question: How far is too far to go for the perfect picture?
"Tsotsi" — whose bullets, blood and beatings retain the redemption song's minor key — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
"District 9" — Neill Blomkamp's audacious, auspicious sci-fi debut — continues Nick Rogers' look at the 365 best films from 2000-2009.