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Pendulum (2019) [a film review by Frank Ochieng].

April 2, 2019 | By | 1 Reply More
Pendulum (2019) [a film review by Frank Ochieng].

‘Thirty years ago the Hubble telescope detected a gravitational “rip” at the edge of the galaxy…’ ‘A generation was born knowing the world was going to end in their twenties. Their time is nearly up…’ Indeed, a haunting and reflectively chilling sentiment to writer/director/actress Lauren Cooney’s enthralling SF short film ‘Pendulum’. Cooney’s fine-tuned, contemplative alarmist […]

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Elysium by Frank Ochieng (Film Review).

August 26, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Elysium by Frank Ochieng (Film Review).

There is no doubt about the majestic vision and scope that South African filmmaker Neill Blomkamp holds for his illuminating sci-fi spectacles that skillfully hint at innovation and introspection. More important, writer-director Blomkamp’s hypnotic landscape narratives provide social commentary depth that is handily thought-provoking and profound. Naturally, Blomkamp proved this very same sentiment when he […]

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