Ewan Gleadow

Movie Review: The Truth

Movie Review: The Truth

I’m no expert on the works of director Hirokazu Kore-eda, but I’ve seen enough of his work to grasp at the general feelings, emotions, and ideas he wishes to convey. After Life concerned itself with death and how we wish to remember our lives, Shoplifters was a beautifully convincing example of how strong the ties of family are. The Truth, […]

 Ewan Gleadow

Review – Shoplifters

Review – Shoplifters

The work of director Hirokazu Kore-eda is always a welcome and enjoyable experience. After how much I enjoyed Like Father, Like Son, I thought it would only make sense to watch through his most popular piece of work, the Academy Award nominated Shoplifters. A film held in truly high regard considering its realism and desperation, its characters slowly spiralling […]