Browsing: 2024 cinema reborn

The Suspect (1944) deservedly attains a prominent place among the cinematic classics. It not only portrays the maniacal streak of the human mind, but also interrogates the fear which accompanies our deep-rooted desires.

Harnessing the earthly magic and natural elements of the African Sub Saharan landscape, Cissé borrows the mythic legends of Malian folklore and transcribes it effortlessly onto the celluloid of 35mm film.

The Golden Coach holds an interesting place in Renoir’s body of work. It was his second film in colour and the first of his films to represent a departure from his more naturalistic style, yet it retains the director’s thematic depth, visual artistry, and humanist sensibilities.