Tag: A Hijacking

Something in the Air

26 August 2013-08-26

Out in the UK this week     Something in the Air (Artificial Eye, cert 15, Blu-ray/DVD) If you’ve got any interest at all in how the revolutionary moment of 1968 spawned the postmodern (ie conservative) era that followed it, Olivier Assayas’s brilliant, period-distilling drama is for you. Following a

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Pilou Asbaek as Mikkel the ship's cook in A Hijacking

A Hijacking

    London Film Festival, 2012-10-22   Stories of Somali pirates hijacking ships and holding people hostage for months regularly make the news bulletins but rarely seem to make it to the big screen. Which is odd considering that foreigners waving guns about in front of frightened innocents’ faces is

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