The fact is that ‘Karaoke Paradise’ seems a little bit all over the place, especially in its elevated tempo, but there is a sense of rhythm and structure to it, so it works almost like a perfect karaoke song.
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Posts by Marko Stojiljković:
‘My Love Affair with Marriage’ is an animated film aimed at adult audiences, interestingly envisioned and told well enough to keep us occupied almost until the very end.
‘Mariupolis 2’ might nor be the strongest testament of Kvaderavičius’ filmmaking, but it is a testament of his humanity and the strength of his belief in his mission, and it also is a devastating testimony of the dark times we live in.
‘A Bunch of Amateurs’ a heart-warming group portrait of a very special bunch laced with the typically dry, but actually well-meaning English humour.
The first impression of this slow-burner might be a bit misleading, due to the filmmaker’s and his cinematographer choices of usually long static, mid-to-long distance takes from lower racourses and “Dutch” angles.
When is the right time to give up on our dreams, face the music and accept our fate?
It all starts with a bang, an explosion after which the objects, abstract and concrete, and later the animals and the people move straight to the imaginary camera.
Maybe the apocalypse will look like children’s drawings, mixed with geometrical abstraction done in wax colours over the black background.
‘Bird in the Peninsula’ is simply magnetic