Letras Libres

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Rating Title/Year Author
McQueen (2018) Fernanda Solórzano It poses very valuable questions about the role of the artist and by extension the role of art. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 14, 2020
Little Women (2019) Fernanda Solórzano An intelligent and warm movie. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 7, 2020
Jojo Rabbit (2019) Fernanda Solórzano Jojo Rabbit is to xenophobia what Green Book is to racism. These are stories that give the impression that these issues are in the past when that is not the case. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 3, 2020
Ford v Ferrari (2019) Fernanda Solórzano A movie that combines quality and levity in the best possible way. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 24, 2020
Little Women (2019) Aloma Rodríguez The worst aspect of the movie is that sometimes it seems like a long advertisement of the virtues of sorority, a product placement for feminism. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 17, 2020
1917 (2019) Fernanda Solórzano The video game perspective ends up being highly distracting in this movie. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 17, 2020
Young Ahmed (2019) Fernanda Solórzano This time around the documentary style is not enough to explore the inner workings of young Ahmed's mind. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 10, 2020
The Two Popes (2019) Sergio Muñoz Bata The extraordinary thing about this movie is the humanity of the disparate pair, and the wonderful portrait of two characters that converge in a central point: to maintain the unity of their church. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 23, 2019
Marriage Story (2019) Fernanda Solórzano One of the virtues of the movie is the solid construction of the characters. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 20, 2019
Dolemite Is My Name (2019) Mauricio González Lara Driven by a skillful direction from Brewer, a catchy funky score, and an ensemble that includes Wesley Snipes and Da'Vine Joy Randolph... Dolemite Is My Name is a work tailored for Murphy. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 19, 2019
I Lost My Body (2019) Fernanda Solórzano It is precisely this blend of weirdness and melancholia that makes this movie unique and original. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 13, 2019
Us (2019) Fernanda Solórzano Us is lucid and frustrating, ultimately being unable to successfully execute Peele's vision on doppelgänger with true effectiveness. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 10, 2019
Stories We Tell (2012) Fernanda Solórzano The work of a professional director... that can guide the viewer's emotions and attention. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 6, 2019
Border (2018) Fernanda Solórzano In all groups there are individuals who act in ways that harm or benefit others, and this is how Border proposes itself in an intelligent and very creative way. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 3, 2019
() Fernanda Solórzano The beautiful images express the desolation of these stories. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Nov 27, 2019
The Irishman (2019) Fernanda Solórzano A reflexive epilogue with which the filmmaker closes his cycle of movies that deal with organized crime in the US. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Nov 22, 2019
() Fernanda Solórzano Polvo is also a fable about how easy money and the unexpected access to luxury negatively alter the life of a community. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Nov 8, 2019
The Art of Self-Defense (2019) Fernanda Solórzano The Art of Self-Defense is a very good and very black comedy. So black that I might have been the only one in the room laughing with certain jokes. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Nov 1, 2019
A Rainy Day in New York (2019) Iker Zabala In A Rainy Day in New York everything is deliciously anachronistic. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 29, 2019
Thunder Road (2018) Fernanda Solórzano A sharp and original comedy. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 25, 2019
Guie'dani's Navel (2018) Fernanda Solórzano Alongside Roma and The Chambermaid, Guie'dani's Navel breaks with a certain type of idealized and false representation that until recently was the norm in Mexican cinema. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 11, 2019
Joker (2019) Fernanda Solórzano While Joker may not break the superhero wheel, it works as a denunciation of a corrupt society in which its members can be as toxic and as aggressive as the people it signals out. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 3, 2019
Lonesome Collectors (Noches de Julio) (2018) Fernanda Solórzano The spaces with their background and incidental sounds are characters as important as the ones the actors play. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 27, 2019
Kursk (2018) Fernanda Solórzano These recreations often times serve to shed light on ways to react and to proceed in the face of a catastrophe. And in this respect, The Command falls short. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 23, 2019
() Fernanda Solórzano Sky Poets features a splendid and risky cinematography. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 17, 2019
High Life (2018) Fernanda Solórzano High Life works as a great metaphor for [our contemporary] dilemmas. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 6, 2019
The August Virgin (2019) Iker Zabala [Director] Jonás Trueba creates a lively and absolutely authentic fresco of Madrid. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 30, 2019
The Great Hack (2019) Fernanda Solórzano [The Great Hack] allows us to understand how companies like Cambridge Analytica harvest data through the use of apps. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 30, 2019
Brexit: The Uncivil War (2019) Fernanda Solórzano Benedict Cumberbatch delivers a magnificent performance. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 30, 2019
Diamantino (2018) Fernanda Solórzano [The film] could have been sharper, but it ends up being overshadowed by the charming portrait of its protagonist. I think that without losing this fable tone, it could have delved into the political satire. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 30, 2019
Once Upon a Time... In Hollywood (2019) Fernanda Solórzano The movie features many subjects, such as nostalgia, the revision of cinema, and the end of an era. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 23, 2019
L'homme fidèle (2018) Fernanda Solórzano There's something very French about the way the movie addresses the passionate subject of a love triangle from a rational and cerebral perspective. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 16, 2019
Teen Spirit (2018) Fernanda Solórzano The small details make Teen Spirit into an endearing, pleasant, and even moving film. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 12, 2019
Lemonade (2018) Fernanda Solórzano Lemonade is a movie that addresses the issue of migration from the esthetic and narrative style of the new Romanian cinema. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 12, 2019
The Wolf House (2018) Fernanda Solórzano An intense visual experience that explores the parallel realities that one creates to repress intolerable realities. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 30, 2019
Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019) Fernanda Solórzano A disappointing turn by Joe Berlinger. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 22, 2019
Leto (2018) Fernanda Solórzano Most rock biopics center on the excess, but given the events that take place in Leto, the film strikes a sharp bittersweet tone that places you in the atmosphere of underground rock in the '80s in Russia. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 13, 2019
Chicuarotes (2019) Fernanda Solórzano We are asked to become involved with its characters, but then judge them which is a risk that doesn't necessarily pay off, but is appreciated. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 13, 2019
Se rokh (2018) Fernanda Solórzano Panahi reflects about the liberty of artists and the complicated relationship the people of Iran have with art. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 2, 2019
What You Gonna Do When The World's On Fire? (2018) Fernanda Solórzano This documentary invites a great reflection on racism and how we identify it in our lives. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 20, 2019
Greta (2018) Fernanda Solórzano The film is very valuable in showcasing complicated women in such an elegant way. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 13, 2019
Claire Darling (La dernière folie de Claire Darling) (2018) Fernanda Solórzano The film relies heavily on the great work of its protagonists: Catherine Deneuve y Chiara Mastroianni. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 9, 2019
Rocketman (2019) Fernanda Solórzano By privileging the essence over accuracy, it is an emotional autobiography presented as a bizarre spectacle and camp. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 2, 2019
One Last Deal (2018) Fernanda Solórzano The strongest aspect of this film is its really strong narrative. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 26, 2019
Knife + Heart (2018) Fernanda Solórzano Yann Gonzalez mixes horror, comedy and tears in a film that cries out to be seen from a sensitive camp. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 19, 2019
What They Had (2018) Fernanda Solórzano Based on director Elizabeth Chomko's experience, What They Had is narrated with rawness and honesty that is accompanied by impeccable performances. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 10, 2019
Svideteli Putina (2018) Fernanda Solórzano The documentary effectively captures the essence of Putin's witnesses. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 3, 2019
They Shall Not Grow Old (2018) Ernesto Diezmartinez Peter Jackson has successfully recreated the lost world in the trenches of the First World War. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 1, 2019
The Old Man & the Gun (2018) Fernanda Solórzano A good film filled with nuggets of Redford's career. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 28, 2019
Midnight Family (2019) Fernanda Solórzano One of the most admirable things about this documentary is the absence of morbidity and instead captures a truly intimate look at survival. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 11, 2019