‘Les Miserables’ invokes Victor Hugo to make social cinema masked in a tense police thriller

Los miserables ‘ (Les miserables, 2019) is Ladj Ly’s debut as a non-documentary feature director and is intended as an extension of the 2017 Cesar-nominated short of the same name,…

“The master’s speech is also that of the slave.” Robert Guediguian portrays in ‘Gloria Mundi’ a stark and grim social reality

The European social cinema has had as benchmarks in the past decades are weight filmmakers as Ken Loach, the Dardenne brothers, Aki Kaurismaki and Robert Guediguian, to name just a…