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Review: “Birdman”

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Our glocal film columnist today gives us insights into Oscar winner "Birdman," which reappears in the Leipzig OmU movie circuit from time to time. "Peppered with black comedy," it's a quirky mix between a superhero movie and "indie-mainstream arts film."

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Review: “Housebound”

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Not your typical slasher flick – although there is indeed some slashing. Not your typical horror flick – although you’ll probably be jumping in your seat a few times. Not your typical comedy, either. So what’s the New Zealand cinematic production “Housebound” like? Today’s guest reviewer, Leipzig-based writer Christijan Robert Broerse, tells us why the movie’s dark humor and

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Review: “Still Alice” (and where and when you can catch it in Leipzig this week)

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This year, the film “Still Alice” – about a middle-aged linguistics professor, mother and wife diagnosed with Alzheimer’s – brought lead actress Julianne Moore her long-overdue first Oscar. Although much of the publicity around the movie may have been related to such a happening, guest reviewer Stewart Tunnicliff gives us plenty of reasons (besides Moore’s performance) why we

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“Kaschubischer Filmabend” in Leipzig (Mar 26)

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Von Facebook: ‘Vorführung einer ARTE-Produktion von Adama Ulrich und dem fernsehbuero Berlin – aus der Reihe „Vergessene Völker Europas: Die Kaschuben“. Die Autorin selbst erzählt von ihrer langen Faszination über Polen und den sagenhaften Kaschubenland. Es wird Kaschubisch gespeist, man kann sich ebenso in dieser alten slawischen Sprache mit einer der Hauptprotagonisten, Jolanta Drywa, unterhalten.’

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