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Jaime Fa de Lucas

Jaime Fa de Lucas
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
100% Infinite Football (2018) In short, Infinite Football transmits something personal and universal at the same time. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2018
85% Heartstone (Hjartasteinn) (2017) The best of Heartstone... is the performances of the kids, totally convincing and very authentic. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2018
86% 6 Balloons (2018) The narrative arc of 6 Balloons is not much either, a progression from positive to negative that leaves no space for a gray scale or ambiguity that might have added value to the story. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Apr 10, 2018
No Score Yet All You Can Eat Bouddha (2017) It doesn't help that [Ian] Lagarde's approach is somewhere between comedic and serious, generating an undefined atmosphere. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Apr 10, 2018
83% The Last Family (Ostatnia rodzina) (2016) In general, The Last Family presents a delicacy, a subtlety and an unusual sensitivity. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2018
95% November (2018) A brilliant and dark fairy tale that will undoubtedly delight the most daring palates. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Feb 28, 2018
99% Lady Bird (2017) There is no doubt that it has a certain charm. I guess a lot of its appeal lies in its accessibility, its slightly subversive attitude and its hipster aura. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2018
81% The Party (2018) Excessively theatrical, with characters who are not only clichés with legs but who devote themselves to exercising eccentricity and petulance to the point of exhaustion... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Feb 20, 2018
92% The Shape of Water (2017) It is an entertaining and acceptable film, but... at times gives the feeling that we are facing a succession of Hollywood patterns. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2018
95% Call Me by Your Name (2018) Call Me By Your Name is one of the best films of 2017. That is indisputable. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2018
81% Brigsby Bear (2017) In general, it's a good film. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jan 25, 2018
94% Loveless (Nelyubov) (2018) ... Andrei Zvyagintsev is becoming one of the best directors of the moment. [Full review in Spanish] ‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jan 25, 2018
94% Most Beautiful Island (2017) ... too weak a proposal both at the narrative level and in terms of content. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jan 16, 2018
92% Good Time (2017) The Safdie brothers prefer to entertain and maintain an agile rhythm instead of delving into their characters or their ideas, something that the film would have appreciated very much. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jan 16, 2018
95% Train to Busan (Busanhaeng) (2016) There is a direct reference to Snowpiercer (Bong Joon-ho, 2013), a film that besides being South Korean and set on a train, also presents that class difference, although in a much more acute way. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2017
86% The Autopsy of Jane Doe (2016) ... gradually loses its strength. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2017
93% Toni Erdmann (2016) I think Toni Erdmann is an acceptable movie, but by no means one of the best of the year or other exaggerations that have been said out there. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2017
96% The Salesman (Forushande) (2017) The film advances by forced marches until the second half where the footage intensifies, but without losing that forced and capricious halo that wanders throughout the film. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2017
91% Raw (2017) The performances are quite good, the footage keeps the interest from beginning to end... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2017
91% A Man Called Ove (En man som heter Ove) (2016) The emotional impact goes through the screen and hits the viewer's chest, something very few films are capable of. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2017
68% Life (2017) ... the film itself has no flavor. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2017
88% I don't feel at home in this world anymore. (2017) At the narrative level there is an overlap of clichés... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2017
91% The Other Side of Hope (Toivon tuolla puolen) (2017) In short, The Other Side of Hope is disappointing... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2017
90% The Teacher (Ucitelka) (2017) There is no doubt that this is a neat and well-crafted feature film, however, it also has its weak points... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2017
43% Everything Else (Todo lo demás) (2016) The rest, "everything else", is not there. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2017
80% Personal Shopper (2017) Deepening a little more in the narrative, there are deficiencies in the development of the protagonist and in the transmission of its internal dimension... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2017
99% Get Out (2017) The whole final stretch is nonsense. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2017
80% Colossal (2017) The wiles of the script are noticed, but not what moves the characters. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2017
86% Okja (2017) In short, this is a film that wants to be an ecologist, anti-capitalist, but whose effectiveness is weakened by its own terms. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2017
75% Mrs. Fang (2017) A flood of tedium... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2017
No Score Yet Orecchie (2016) The protagonist does not understand what world he lives in and how everything has been able to change in this way, coming to doubt his own perceptions and questioning those of others. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Nov 27, 2017
74% Spoor (Pokot) (2017) ... a real disaster. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Nov 17, 2017
84% The Square (2017) It works well as a cocktail of light reflections on the hypocrisy of society, but it does not probe rigorously into anything. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2017
91% A Ghost Story (2017) ... the film ends up looking like a launch of undeveloped ideas, to see if the hodgepodge deceives the viewer and makes the film look deep. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Nov 10, 2017
90% On Body and Soul (A Teströl és Lélekröl) (2018) The originality of the idea as well as the sensitivity shown by [director Ildikó] Enyedi... make In body and soul a great movie. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Oct 30, 2017
No Score Yet Braguino (2017) ... shows that the greed and the conflict of interests are present even in the most remote place on the planet. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2017
56% Lemon (2017) The level of eccentricity is so high that it is very difficult to connect with the characters. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2017
83% 3/4 (2017) It's a conceptually intelligent film that develops the vicissitudes of this family with sensitivity and subtlety, but wavers in the emotional section and doesn't end up as a convincing piece of work. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2017
42% The Bad Batch (2017) ... the only thing left at the end is a mass of narrative images and undeveloped narrative threads. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2017
88% First They Killed My Father (2017) We attend more than two hours of torment, where the lethargic rhythm and constant repetition of the same situations, images, ideas and phrases ends up destroying any possibility of the experience is satisfactory. [Full review in Spanish‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2017
93% Clash (Eshtebak) (2017) An interesting film, with a little more sobriety and a more elaborate development, would have been excellent. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2017