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A United Kingdom****

By We Are the Film Fans - Sunday, March 19, 2017

In London, 1947 Sereste Khama (David Oyelowo) meets Ruth Williams (Rosamund Pike) at an evening social of the London Missionary Society. The attraction is immediate and after an evening of… Read more…

Discreet *****

By We Are the Film Fans - Tuesday, February 28, 2017

A lonely drifter travels across Texas in an old white van without air conditioning. He is tormented by his past and is desperately trying to make sense of his current… Read more…

Ostfriesisch für Anfänger ****

By We Are the Film Fans - Friday, October 28, 2016

Uwe (Hallervorden) lives alone in his big house in Ostfriesland. The local authorities recognize this potential for housing refugees and send them over to live with him. This is a… Read more…

Mit dem Herz durch die Wand (Un peu, beaucoup, aveuglément) ***

By We Are the Film Fans - Thursday, September 29, 2016

  Mélanie Bernier plays a serious young pianist who wants to escape her tyrannical music teacher by finally moving to her own apartment – piano and all.   She needs to… Read more…

Finding Dory – The Interview

By We Are the Film Fans - Wednesday, September 28, 2016

RoundTable Interview – Michael StockerSupervising animator with Pixar Animation StudiosFinding Dory By Karen Pecota The round table interview with Michael Stocker was to be thirty minutes in length with a… Read more…

Das Tagebuch der Anne Frank (The Diary of Anne Frank) ****

By We Are the Film Fans - Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Why another film based on the diary of Anne Frank? Everybody knows the story. It’s already been made into a well-meaning play and a number of TV movies. Lines of… Read more…

Love the Coopers (Alle Jahre wieder – Weihnachten mit den Coopers) **

By We Are the Film Fans - Wednesday, December 2, 2015

The Coopers are your average Hollywood-imagined dysfunctional family who all come together for Christmas. Charlotte (Diane Keaton) and Sam (John Goodman) are separating after growing apart, but plan to keep… Read more…

Alles steht Kopf (Inside Out) *****

By We Are the Film Fans - Saturday, October 3, 2015

Riley (Kaitlyn Dias) is an eleven year old struggling with moving to a new city. When her family moves from Minnesota to San Francisco she must learn to cope with… Read more…

Am Ende ein Fest (Mita Tova / The Farewell Party) *****

By We Are the Film Fans - Tuesday, September 22, 2015

For the five senior protagonists – all in their 70s – life still holds plenty of challenges and unforeseen excitement. You would not expect this in a retirement home in… Read more…


By We Are the Film Fans - Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Climbing Mount Everest is a dream for millions of people. Unfortunately, climbing Mount Everest has become big business with hundreds of people scouring the slopes, all intent on spending a… Read more…

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