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Nicola Balkind

Nicola Balkind
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
2/5 86% The Great Hip Hop Hoax (2013) As the story progresses and Jackass moments proliferate, these deplorable characters and their elaborate and unrelatable egos become increasingly tiring.‐ The Skinny
Read More | Posted Sep 2, 2013
4/5 93% Indie Game: The Movie (2012) Aptly demonstrates just how much they are willing to sacrifice to that end, bearing hardship and putting lives on pause to reach that final product of a completed game.‐ The Skinny
Read More | Posted Feb 20, 2013
2/5 52% This is 40 (2012) A family drama that lacks structure and salvages only a little heart.‐ The Skinny
Read More | Posted Feb 14, 2013
4/5 No Score Yet Finisterrae (2010) In many ways, an excellent introduction to experimental filmmaking, blending stunning vistas with an unusual, almost farcical storyline of two ghosts in limbo.‐ The Skinny
Read More | Posted Feb 23, 2012
4/5 75% Bombay Beach (2011) The story tells itself, making plenty of room for an artistic flair and injection of sound that elevate the film from a simple documentary to an artistic exploration.‐ The Skinny
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2012
3/5 79% Page One: Inside the New York Times (2011) In a culture where information is perceived to be free, we may be closer to learning the cost of losing the New York Times.‐ The Skinny
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2011
4/5 72% Heartbeats (2011) Opening with a recurring set of interviews with love scorned young people, Heartbeats lays down a tonne of 20-something sarcasm communicated through tongue-clicks, snide smirks and eye-rolls galore.‐ The Skinny
Read More | Posted May 25, 2011
4/5 73% Monsters (2010) Unique, adventurous and hard-to-define, Monsters is guerilla filmmaking at its best.‐ The Skinny
Read More | Posted Nov 29, 2010