The Swallows of Kabul

M, 81 minutes 4 Stars Review by © Jane Freebury The Swallows of Kabul is set in the summer of 1998, a couple of years into Taliban rule in Afghanistan. This is strong stuff of course, yet not live action. It is delicately packaged instead…

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Petit Paysan (aka Bloody Milk)

Subtle, taut drama that resonates beyond the family farm M, 86 minutes Streaming on Stan 4 stars Review by © Jane Freebury This is an impressive, subtle drama that was invited to Critics Week at Cannes in 2017 and has subsequently appeared at French film…

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