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  • Secret Sunshine

    Secret Sunshine

    ★★★★★

    Lee Chang-dong's Secret Sunshine one of the most captivating "Tour-de-force" films, but instead of many others films of this "genre" it never pushes you to distance yourself from what you see, and how the film does this is still kind of a mystery to me.
    One part of the answer could be the neo-realistic look (and nearly never in need of explicit graphical images) of the film which always focuses on the main actress rather than following genre typical rules…

  • Thirst

    Thirst

    ★★★★½

    One more Chan-wook Park intriguing stylized films. A Vampire Story with the nice twist of a priest who wants to use his powers for the greater good compared with a simple but relate able ( despite the fantasy horror elements! ) relationship story ..... twisted & entertaining at the same time.

    And one hell of a last scene :)