Katrina Olson

Katrina Olson
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T-Meter Title | Year
5.5/10 30% Holy Lands (Les terres saintes) (2018) Holy Lands is an interesting film about a family with a lot of disfunction. There were parts that were funny, but overall it wasn't what I hoped it would be. - katrinaolson.ca EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 10, 2019
6.5/10 68% Amaurosis (The Unseen) (2019) The treatment of Amaurosis is beautiful, I fell in love with the interior spaces of the couples home and the lake cottage... Jasmine Hyde was both convincing and captivating as the grieving mother trying to move forward with her life. - katrinaolson.ca EDIT
Read More | Posted May 31, 2019
6/10 No Score Yet I'm Going to Break Your Heart (2019) This very intimate look into the couples life and creative process uncovers what it means to belong and grow together. It's a beautiful glimpse of the how their life bleeds into their art. - katrinaolson.ca EDIT
Read More | Posted May 29, 2019
7.5/10 76% Halston (2019) This film was an amazing exploration of an artist who lived to create. When his work was devalued, he had nothing to live for anymore.Tcheng does Halston proud, honouring his life's work in this very entertaining dramocumentary. - Calgary Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 6, 2019
6.5/10 56% Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019) The casting in this film was perfect, the story was enrapturing and created just a subtle inkling of the actual facts of the Bundy murders - Calgary Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 6, 2019
7/10 80% At Eternity's Gate (2018) Do I consider this film amongst Schnabel's masterpieces? No, but I do think it is a masterful and unique interpretation of Van Gogh's life on film. - katrinaolson.ca EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 11, 2019
6/10 No Score Yet Violent (2014) It's not an everyone film. It is a deep thinking film. The silence, echo and then vibrational scenes really get inside your head. - katrinaolson.ca EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 29, 2018
6.5/10 34% By The Sea (2015) The chemistry between Brad and Angelina is killer. It palpable and obvious it is from beyond the screen. - katrinaolson.ca EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 29, 2018
8/10 56% Lolo (2016) Julie Delpy is such a spectacular actress, especially in this role. It reminded me a little of her character in2 days in Paris, but more mature and twice as funny. - katrinaolson.ca EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 29, 2018
9/10 95% Being 17 (Quand on a 17 ans) (2016) Being 17 is an exploration of masculinity and sensitivity at an age of uncertainty. - katrinaolson.ca EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 29, 2018
5.5/10 90% David Lynch: The Art Life (2017) Nothing is straight forward in this film, when it ended I felt I knew something about David Lynch, but really know nothing. - katrinaolson.ca EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 29, 2018
6.5/10 41% Madame (2018) The dinner party scene had me laughing out loud the entire time! Who doesn't love a dinner party guest who's humor goes rogue!?! - katrinaolson.ca EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 29, 2018
8.5/10 90% Studio 54 (2018) The first hand accounts are really what made this documentary so special. Even though over 40 years have passed, people's faces light up with delight when they talk about Studio 54 . - katrinaolson.ca EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 29, 2018
6/10 48% Bel Canto (2018) The story line was charming and romantic, but rather dull in parts. - katrinaolson.ca EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 25, 2018
6.5/10 58% Always at the Carlyle (2018) Always at the Carlyle... incorporates first hand account from the long-time staff at the hotel who really make the the experience (of watching) worth while - katrinaolson.ca EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 23, 2018
7/10 92% The Price of Everything (2018) The contrast between the successful male and female artists is still astounding. - katrinaolson.ca EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 23, 2018
5/10 99% McQueen (2018) While this documentary shows the viewpoints of many of his close friends and family, it barely skims the surface on the deep darkness that had overcome the designer. - katrinaolson.ca EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2018
8.5/10 19% Little Italy (2018) Little Italy is a millennial's Romeo & Juliet. - katrinaolson.ca EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2018