When it comes to streaming services, Netflix isn’t the end of the world. There’s no denying that 2020 has turned the entertainment world upside down. The coronavirus pandemic shattered the plans for major distributors, and left independent filmmakers in existential … Continue reading Bored With Netflix? Here Are Other 10 Streaming Platforms
A German horror movie called Luz (2018) is one hell of a mind-bender. And what’s even more astonishing, it manages to be irresistibly complex within just 70 minutes. In the series of Film Analysis by Cultural Hater, I try to … Continue reading Film Analysis: Luz (2018) Movie Explained
Most beautiful shots, neat camera tricks and unorthodox cinematography methods put to work. Welcome to the collection of 30 movies with the best cinematography in the 21st century. If we agree that film is a medium made of image and … Continue reading Best Cinematography In The 21st Century – Top 30 Movies
In the times of coronavirus crisis, this first e-Cinema leads the pack among pioneering concepts that counter the pandemic impact. The Cracow-based arthouse cinema Kino Pod Baranami made history earlier in April. In order to keep its fans connected to … Continue reading First e-Cinema Opens in Poland
Estonian animated horror flick Old Man Cartoon Movie (2020) will premiere this year at Haapsalu Horror and Fantasy Film Festival. Despite the coronavirus pandemic, some film festivals still take place… online. That’s the case of Haapsalu Horror and Fantasy Film … Continue reading Old Man Cartoon Movie (2020) Will Be A Must-See For Stop Motion Fans
A Canadian filmmaker has been documenting the pandemic evolving and is now ready for the release of his 63 minutes-long feature, entitled ‘Corona’. According to NY Times, Mostafa Keshvari finished his thriller depicting the horror of the growing pandemic just … Continue reading Read About The First Coronavirus Pandemic Movie
See, who made the list of the Oscar-winning director Bong Joon Ho. In a recent interview published on BFI, the director of Parasite (2019) has shared his views on some of the most talented, and promising filmmakers working nowadays. The … Continue reading Parasite (2019) Director Bong Joon Ho Lists 20 Most Promising Directors Of The Century
The incredible cinematography in 1917 (2019), curated by DP Roger Deakins, was one hell of an invention. Watch the video from the film’s set, and see how difficult it was to arrive at this result. When Parasite (2019) was awarded … Continue reading How 1917 (2019) Got That Continuous Shot Illusion?
Slavic tales – a treasure chest filled with mythical creatures is about to be opened. Three feature movies about pagan demigods – Lashy, The Wild Hunt and Vodianoi – are set for production in 2020. European horror isn’t particularly strong … Continue reading A Series Of Slavic Folk Horrors Is In The Making
With 2019 behind, we can already look at the bright horizon of 2020 and its cinematic landscape. There has been a lot of great movies over these past twelve months. From independent gems to grand finales of sagas from Marvel … Continue reading 38 Movies in 2020 That We Can’t Wait To See
Best movies of 2019 picked by Cultural Hater are in! Note: The films taken into consideration in this list are all films which premiered in Poland (had at least one screening at a festival) or a streaming services worldwide. Due … Continue reading Best Movies Of 2019 – Cultural Hater’s Picks Of The Year
The Lighthouse (2019) analysis will help you grasp all the allegories, and hidden meanings of this intricately designed movie. So you have seen The Lighthouse (2019), and left the screening room with one question stuck in your mind – wtf … Continue reading Film Analysis: The Lighthouse (2019) Movie Explained
A second trailer of “Cats” landed on YouTube a few days ago. And the Internet is “in love” with it. Some trailers are a lot to process, right? When the new look of Sonic was revealed in its first short … Continue reading The Internet Found A New Enemy – The Two Trailers of Cats (2019)
From atmospheric horror through thriller and coming-of-age story, these Icelandic movies are all masterpieces in their own league. Iceland’s population reaches nearly 360.000 inhabitants, sprinkled over more than 100.000 km/2. Given the country’s remote location, far from the rest of … Continue reading Top 12 Icelandic Movies Of All Time
The Wrocław festival has a lot up its sleeve, and with the 10th anniversary, viewers will get a handful of exciting premieres and a fantastic retrospective of the American cinema classics. Wrocław is always on my festival circuit map, and … Continue reading American Film Festival in Wrocław Is On – Here’s What The Lineup Offers!