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Jaime Fa de Lucas

Jaime Fa de Lucas
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
76% Dogman (2018) Dogman's main problem is that it requires a leap of faith on the part of the viewer. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2018
95% BlacKkKlansman (2018) More than a film it resembles an audiovisual assertion and... does not bring anything new to the subject, beyond emphasizing the prejudices and narrow-mindedness of certain individuals, something that everyone already knows. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2018
92% Mandy (2018) The audiovisual section is interesting and Nicolas Cage is acceptable, but this is not enough to compensate for the amount of excesses, whims and inconsistencies that the story presents. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Oct 30, 2018
94% Burning (Beoning) (2018) [Director Lee] Chang-dong ... very intelligently expands the transcendence and depth of the story. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Oct 19, 2018
100% One Cut of the Dead (Kamera o tomeru na!) (2017) A great little discovery. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2018
79% 22 July (2018) We are still waiting for Netflix to succeed with its fiction proposals. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2018
91% Window Horses (2017) The problem is that it usually succumbs to the ungovernable forces of cloying melodrama and didacticism. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2018
No Score Yet The Goose (2018) [The Goose] ends up being... oblique in every way. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Oct 1, 2018
80% Scary Mother (2017) Although it's [director] Ana Urushadze's debut film, it seems more like the work of a veteran director who controls the medium perfectly. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2018
100% Too Late to Die Young (2018) Too Late to Die Young is sustained to a large extent thanks to the photography of Inti Briones, the spontaneity of the dialogues and the naturalness of the performances. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2018
94% Ray & Liz (2018) This narrative strategy diminishes the cohesion of the whole, but it does not prevent the portrait from being effective. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Sep 6, 2018
No Score Yet Zavtra (2017) [Zavtra] rambles, rambles and rambles with repetitive images of snowy streets and the protagonist looking for work and using public transport. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2018
74% Mom and Dad (2018) Although Mom and Dad has a very attractive premise and fabulous audiovisual flashes, in the end it ends up wasting the opportunity to achieve something much more powerful and meaningful. [Full review in Spanish] ‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2018
83% Lemonade (2018) Perhaps the most ingenious thing about Lemonade is the bittersweetness that defines it - and the relationship that [director Ioana] Uricaru establishes with the title. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Aug 29, 2018
No Score Yet Low Tide (Motza El Hayam) (2017) [Director Daniel] Mann's ideas are generally intelligent, but the way of expressing them is not intense enough and they end up becoming waves that fall apart before breaking on the shore.‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2018
92% Revenge (2018) The script, lamentable in all aspects, does not even spend some time to develop the personality of the protagonist so that it rises slightly above the male villains. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2018
77% Distant Constellation (2018) In general, although it is a very elegant and endearing documentary, it gives the impression that something much more powerful could have been achieved at the thematic level. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2018
83% Under the Tree (Undir trénu) (2018) Although the first section presents these conflicts with the couples and the neighbors as something insipid, little by little these conflicts grow in scale and intensity and the story becomes more interesting. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2018
No Score Yet Ghost Walk (2018) Ghost Walk ends up fading like a ghost that passes through the screen without pain or triumph. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2018
100% Crystal Swan (2018) If something stands out above all it's the excellent performance of Alina Nasibullina, an actress with a lot of presence that dominates the screen at all times. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Aug 6, 2018
No Score Yet 14 Apples (Shisi ke ping guo) (2018) The most surprising thing about the documentary is that it offers moments that speak for themselves and these moments, far from being inoffensive, question the spiritual truth of the monastery and the monks. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jul 30, 2018
No Score Yet Meteors (Meteorlar) (2018) More than a documentary, what [director] Gürcan Keltek offers is an audiovisual poem. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jul 26, 2018
No Score Yet Permanent Green Light (2018) It's clear that this is the creation of a writer who barely knows how to handle audiovisual language and who delegates all narrative responsibility to words. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jul 23, 2018
No Score Yet A Brief Excursion (Kratki izlet) (2017) All this sounds good, but what appears on the screen does not arouse any interest. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2018
No Score Yet Inside the Russian Info War Machine (2018) [The film] is a more serious and exhaustive documentary, which is probably more useful for those who want to learn more about the subject. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jul 16, 2018
61% Our New President (2018) In general, the tone is playful and satirical, making use of a quick montage that adapts to the information frenzy and the desire for immediacy that we are currently experiencing. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jul 16, 2018
No Score Yet Drift (2017) [There is no] conflict or any intriguing situation that gives impetus to the movie. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jul 9, 2018
No Score Yet Undergrowth (Sotabosc) (2017) What happens in the middle is sometimes interesting, sometimes soporific, sometimes even both at the same time. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jul 5, 2018
100% The Waldheim Waltz (2018) The structure of the documentary, with temporary jumps and a more linear chronology in relation to the elections, works perfectly. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jul 2, 2018
80% The Workers Cup (2018) The highlights of The Workers Cup are the moments in which workers think about their situation and environment. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jun 29, 2018
20% Tau (2017) The end of Tau is especially pathetic. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jun 29, 2018
No Score Yet Grimsey (2018) The premise may be interesting - a man travels to Iceland to find his missing photographer friend - but the execution is terrible. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jun 28, 2018
96% Sami Blood (2017) Although it's a just film... it takes a long time to gain momentum and when it does it lacks the intensity necessary to distinguish it from other works with a similar theme. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jun 28, 2018
89% Hereditary (2018) Put quite bluntly: Hereditary is a fiasco. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jun 25, 2018
88% Nobody's Watching (Nadie nos mira) (2017) Thusly, the film defines modern immigration as a negatively liberating experience and I believe that, in general, it hits the nail on the head. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jun 22, 2018
96% A Taxi Driver (2017) Although it doesn't full investigate political issues, the film does not lose its effectiveness because of it... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2018
100% Salyut-7 (2017) The performance of Vladimir Vdovichenkov is impeccable and the director Klim Shipenko knows how to generate tension. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jun 7, 2018
95% The Breadwinner (2017) The end result... does not manage to have the impact it should. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Jun 4, 2018
89% The Ornithologist (O ornitólogo) (2017) [Director] João Pedro Rodrigues mixes several aspects that interest him... and builds such an excessively personal and capricious film that is distant. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted May 29, 2018
99% Faces Places (Visages, villages) (2017) It's difficult to resist Faces Pllaces because it's absolutely adorable, both for the chemistry that exists between the two artists as well as for their humor... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted May 25, 2018
86% Cargo (2018) Beyond a nod to fracking and the clash between aborigines and Westerners, Yolanda Ramke and Ben Howling hardly bring anything new to the genre. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted May 21, 2018
84% Borg Vs. McEnroe (2018) Sverrir Gudnason's and Shia LaBeouf's performances of are excellent... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted May 18, 2018
97% Lucky (2017) Although there are some shortcomings... it is not something that tarnishes the great work of John Carroll Lynch and the entire team. Neither can anything negative be said about the performance of Harry Dean Stanton... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted May 8, 2018
83% Lover For A Day (L'amant d'un jour) (2018) A flat script full of vapid conversations that take place in generic places. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted May 4, 2018
76% Manifesto (2017) Beyond presenting a chameleon-like Cate Blanchett and playing timidly with the idea of ​​collage, [Manifesto] does not achieve anything. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted May 3, 2018
56% Kaleidoscope (2017) Most unfortunate is the final section, since it presents a resolution that leaves the viewer with the feeling that they have been cheated. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Culturamas
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2018
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
86% 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