Film Analysis

I know my reviews sometimes feel like essays, but this category, Film Analysis, is really for posts that go even deeper. As a rule they won’t include a rating, and can range from a specific topic that relates to one or more movies/tv series, to an in-depth overview of a single work.

Due to how laborious they are to make, this is a more rare category on Returning Videotapes – but it’s definitely my favourite.

Words Carry Colors and Sounds into the Flesh, or: The Unexpected Virtues of Erotica

title: partial quote from Delta of Venus / Birdman. above: still from Nine and a Half Weeks With…

Funny Games: Who are you betting on?

Directed and Written by MICHAEL HANEKE Starring MICHAEL PITT, NAOMI WATTS, TIM ROTH and BRADY…