Yusuke Iseya

9

Excellent

13 Assassins review (DVD)

As much as I enjoyed the mystical, surreal fantasy martial arts of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon and other ‘wire-fu’ films of that ilk, it’s good to get back to some...

9

Excellent

13 Assassins review

As much as I enjoyed the mystical, surreal fantasy martial arts of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon and other ‘wire-fu’ films of that ilk, it’s good to get back to some...

7

Good

Blindness (DVD)

Author José Saramago’s decision to protect the rights to his 1998 Nobel Prize winning novel was a rare and brave gesture.

8

Great

Memories of Matsuko

Wildly inventive and visually rich, Tetsuya Nakashima’s ebullient, dramatic Memories of Matsuko is likely to have the Marmite effect – you’ll either love it or hate it.

7

Good

Blindness

Author José Saramago’s decision to protect the rights to his 1998 Nobel Prize winning novel was a rare and brave gesture.

8

Great

Tekkonkinkreet (DVD)

Tekkonkinkreet is based on the short manga film from 1993 by Japanese director Taiyo Matsumoto. Originally released as Black & White, here it is given the full feature film makeover...