I is for Ida


Ida is an Oscar-nominated Polish film by Pawel Pawilowski.


It is a beautifully-shot, haunting meditation on identity, spirituality and loneliness.

I reviewed it last year in the run-up to the Oscars.

Click on the photo to read the review.


Bonus: I is also for Inception


I have seen Inception several times, and I admire and enjoy a lot of it, even if much of it doesn’t make any sense, and even if director Christopher Nolan loses the run of himself now and again (I really wish his editing wasn’t so frantic sometimes – he builds incredible sequences, it’s a shame they are cut so quickly you don’t really get to appreciate the craftsmanship.

There are a million thinkpieces on the internet about the movie.

All I can add is …


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