Mixed views on Paterson

20 September 2017 John Morrish 0

Opinions were sharply divided on Jim Jarmusch’s Paterson, which received an appreciation score of 69.17 per cent. Some responses: “A wonderful film. So slow paced you’d expect to be bored but it was full of surprises.” “A subtle, gentle, moving film. [cont'd.]

What you thought of Julieta

13 September 2017 John Morrish 0

An excellent start to the season with Almodóvar’s Julieta, which scored 84.11 per cent on our appreciation index. Some comments: “A brilliant start to the new season.” “Lovely, emotionally rich film.” “A very sensual film. Brilliant.” “Almodóvar at his mature best.” [cont'd.]

Reactions to The Brand New Testament

26 April 2017 CFS Committee 0

The final film of our season, The Brand New Testament, was very well received. Its appreciation score was 88.24 per cent, the highest of the year after It Happened One Night. Some comments: “Fantastic season finale. Mad, hilarious. I want [cont'd.]

Reactions to Timbuktu

5 April 2017 John Morrish 0

A warm response to Timbuktu, with an appreciation score of 86.32 per cent, the second highest score of the season after It Happened One Night. Some comments: “Superb. An excellent choice: films like this that reveal other cultures with such [cont'd.]

Reactions to It Happened One Night

22 March 2017 CFS Committee 0

It Happened One Night received our top score of the season so far (90.32 per cent) – and a round of applause. Not bad for an 83-year-old film. Some comments: “If not a masterpiece, a precious gem.” “Brilliant – shows up [cont'd.]