Adrian Martin

Adrian Martin
Adrian Martin's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Senses of Cinema MUBI
Publications: Senses of Cinema, MUBI

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
4.5/5 96% Zama (2018) The overall, super-charged ambience that surges though the pages of the book is what Martel catches to perfection in her dazzling weave of images and sounds, musical selections from different periods, gestures and colors. - MUBI EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2018
70% Time Regained (1999) ...he envisaged Proustian time not as a private sensation, but as a fully external, physical and objective "dimension"...This is what makes his Time Regained both hallucinatory and concrete, wayward and exact. - MUBI EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2018
79% Pasolini (2019) Despite Ferrara's insistence that he and his key crew are devout students of Pasolini's cinema, he applies the lessons of this apprenticeship freely, without mimicry. - Sight and Sound EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2015
88% Jauja (2015) For all its evocation of the 'classical' western, Jauja also, at moments, conjures a chilled-out Alejandro Jodorowsky -- less obviously surrealistic but no less provocative in its core propositions. - Sight and Sound EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 10, 2015
93% Norte, the End of History (2014) Diaz's most vocal fans do him no favours in this regard: he might become a better, more self-critical director if people stopped reassuring him that every new film he makes is a deathless masterpiece. - Sight and Sound EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2014
87% White Material (2010) White Material admirably conveys the vision of a society in disarray, flying apart at every seam. In Denis' Africa, there really is no place like home. - Sight and Sound EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2010