L’amant double

Exactly one year ago, I was in Paris (to watch tennis) and tempted to go see L'amant double which had just opened in cinemas there, barely a couple of weeks after being screened at Cannes. In the end I didn't get time to go, but the fact that we've just had Cannes, and that tennis … Continue reading L’amant double

Elefante Blanco – White Elephant

Yet another collaboration between director Pablo Trapero, and actors Ricardo Darín and Martina Gusman (the previous being Carancho last year). This one is set in a slum settlement of Buenos Aires, where Darín's priest and Gusman's social worker attempt the thankless task of supporting and bringing hope to a vast group of forgotten people. As … Continue reading Elefante Blanco – White Elephant