53rd Chicago Int’l. Film Fest #24: “Aurora Borealis” (Hungary)

“Aurora Borealis” (Hungary) Directed by Márta Mészáros The plethora of good Hungarian films dealing with the WWII experience (whether pre- or post-war) at this year’s Chicago Film Fest has been extraordinary. So it’s fitting that my last festival screening was … Continue reading 53rd Chicago Int’l. Film Fest #24: “Aurora Borealis” (Hungary)

53rd Chicago Int’l Film Fest #20: “Borg/McEnroe” (Sweden/Denmark/Finland)

“Borg/McEnroe” (Sweden/Denmark/Finland) Directed by Janus Metz My notes for this film consist of one word: “Boring”. Looking back, that’s probably not a fair moniker. It’s actually pretty good when inspecting individual elements. But by film’s end…it’s pretty damned close. Based … Continue reading 53rd Chicago Int’l Film Fest #20: “Borg/McEnroe” (Sweden/Denmark/Finland)