Luis Fernando Galván

Luis Fernando Galván
Luis Fernando Galván's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer® when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): En Filme
Publications: En Filme

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
4/5 95% To the Ends of the Earth (Tabi no Owari Sekai no Hajimari) (2020) A film that intrigues and amazes. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 4, 2021
3.5/5 100% Un Film Dramatique (2019) [Filmmaker Éric] Baudelaire is able to weave these scenes of childhood discovery into a deeply textured work. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2020
4/5 100% Dawson City: Frozen Time (2017) What filmmaker Bill Morrison manages to do with the footage is simply magical. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2020
4/5 98% Farewell Amor (2020) The film strikes a delicate balance between drama in the most visceral [and]... in the most intimate sense. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2020
3.5/5 No Score Yet Elegy to the Visitor from the Revolution (2011) A deeply reflective and prophetic account. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 22, 2020
3.5/5 No Score Yet Love Battles (2014) Jacques Doillon's camera follows the dance fluently and accompanies the actors. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 22, 2020
4/5 89% Cialo (Body) (2015) [Director Malgorzata Szumowska] manages to inject a strong dose of sensitivity and complexity into her vulnerable characters. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2020
3.5/5 60% Soom (Breath) (2007) Although the results ultimately fall short of Kim Ki-Duk's ambitions, there is more than enough originality and excitement here to keep our interest. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2020
4/5 100% Overseas (2019) South Korean-born, Brussels-based director Sung-a Yoon does not succumb to emotional blackmail or oversimplification... moving away from those vulnerability and pitiful portraits. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2020
4/5 100% Faith (2019) Dazzling black and white [cinematography]... grand and radical. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2020
5/5 95% Germany, Year Zero (1949) The images of the city are extraordinary. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 23, 2020
4/5 100% The Juniper Tree (1990) An experimental, hypnotic and surreal piece. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 23, 2020
4/5 No Score Yet Midday Cowboy (Vaquero del mediodía) (2019) A rigorous journalistic investigation. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 18, 2020
4/5 93% Summer (Le rayon vert) (1986) Serves as an enlightening look at contemporary metropolitan life in France and Europe in the eighties. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 17, 2020
3.5/5 No Score Yet Nova Lituania (2019) An elegant and organized portrayal of a tense and impatient geopolitical context. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 17, 2020
3.5/5 50% Air Doll (Kûki ningyô) (2009) In the hands of another director, the resulting film would likely have been a mediocre sex comedy. But Hirokazu Koreeda turns the premise into an absolutely captivating meditation on identity and loneliness. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2020
4.5/5 88% Orlacs Hände (The Hands of Orlac) (1924) [Keeps] its share of surprises and twists without ever having to deny its fantastic and supernatural premise. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2020
3/5 64% Fear City (1984) Provides a fascinating journey to a city that has gradually ceased to exist: that dirty, dangerous and rather hostile New York. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2020
4/5 No Score Yet Story of Judas (Histoire de Judas) (2015) An effective portrayal of a man, humble and diminutive, who longs to ascend to heaven. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 27, 2020
4/5 No Score Yet Pirosmani (1971) Not a mere biography. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 27, 2020
4/5 71% My Favorite Fabric (Mon tissu préféré) (2018) In her debut feature... Syrian filmmaker Gaya Jiji focuses on the turbulence and fantasies of her protagonist to produce a devastating statement about the conflict in Syria and its effect on the women of that country. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2020
3/5 92% A Good Marriage (Le Beau Mariage) (1982) We can laugh at Sabine's candor and naive attempts at social climbing, but her ultimate fate draws our sympathies. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2020
3.5/5 No Score Yet South Terminal (Terminal sud) (2019) An eloquent and elegant abstraction. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2020
3/5 56% 2/1 (2020) A solid and pertinent portrait of two men. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2020
3.5/5 92% The Wild Goose Lake (Nan fang che zhan de ju hui) (2020) As a profound connoisseur of the history of cinema, the director Diao Yinan amalgamates atmospheres and suggestions... but the narration is confused and long-winded on several occasions. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2020
3/5 67% The Beast (La bête) (1975) The director's meticulous work - the delightfully baroque music, for example - gives the erotic and dream sequences an undeniable artistic value. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 21, 2020
5/5 99% The Battle of Algiers (La Battaglia di Algeri) (1967) [Director Gillo] Pontecorvo emerged during the "boom" of postwar Italian neorealism, but he was above all a documentary filmmaker. Both strains serve him well in this magnificent work. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 21, 2020
3.5/5 100% Giraffe (2019) Complex. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 14, 2020
4/5 92% Beanpole (Dylda) (2020) [A] powerful film. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2020
3.5/5 100% Echo (Bergmál) (2019) Ultimately, [filmmaker Rúnar] Rúnarsson offers an ambitious vision. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 6, 2020
3/5 78% Again Once Again (De nuevo otra vez) (2019) An intimate, playful and introspective symbiosis between documentary and fiction. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 31, 2020
4/5 100% Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse (1991) A fascinating, vivid and complex portrait of an obsessed artist. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 28, 2020
4/5 89% Dogs Don't Wear Pants (Koirat eivät käytä housuja) (2019) Pietari Peltola's cinematography perfectly communicates the idea of two separate worlds that collapse on a visual level. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2020
4/5 82% The Whistlers (2020) A decidedly elegant operation. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 10, 2020
4/5 89% Ema (2019) The film confirms -- and even takes it to a new level -- Larraín's investigation about the image and its capacity to become a story. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2020
4/5 97% Midnight Family (2019) Lorentzen's eye is very subtle and elegant that shows the serious healthcare issues in Mexico City. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 9, 2020
4/5 94% Honey Boy (2019) It surprises precisely because of its universal outlook with which it deals with the relationship between father and teenage son. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 9, 2020
4/5 100% Manta Ray (2018) A captivating and intrepid mix of poetic lyricism and political criticism. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 21, 2020
4/5 88% Les Misérables (2020) Ladj Ly analyzes the tensions between the police and the poor population of the French capital, creating a street thriller with an attentive eye and an anxious and distressing rhythm. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 18, 2020
3/5 75% The Gentlemen (2020) Ritchie offers an intelligent combination of humor and action. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 18, 2020
3/5 78% Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) (2020) One of the best aspects of Birds of Prey is its extreme levity. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 7, 2020
4/5 80% Jojo Rabbit (2019) A critique full of sarcasm that is extremely conscious, never offensive, always brilliant. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 27, 2020
4/5 95% Little Women (2019) Weaving reality, memory, and literary narrative is one of the most notable and captivating aspects of Little Women. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 27, 2020
2/5 No Score Yet The Hollow Child (2018) The Hollow Child is a horror movie that reproduces many clichés, formulas, and predictable strategies that alienate the viewer from the emotions and tribulations the protagonist experiences. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 21, 2020
2.5/5 82% Judy (2019) The movie falls in the same trap as other music biopics and tries too hard to encapsulate the legacy of its subject. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 21, 2020
3.5/5 89% 1917 (2020) A hypnotic visual event. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 21, 2020
3/5 31% The Current War (2017) Even if the plot is uneven at times... the personal drama, the impressive cinematography, and the historical focus make the movie an attractive project. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 13, 2020
3/5 47% Underwater (2020) It's pure suspense. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 13, 2020
4/5 95% A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019) The movie is a poignant and humanist story about solidarity, friendship, and forgiveness that offers viewers a charming and honest experience. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 13, 2020
4/5 60% Young Ahmed (Le jeune Ahmed) (2020) A relevant and necessary commentary about the times we are living in. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 13, 2020