Tag Archives: Musician

Argerich (Bloody Daughter) – Review (Spoiler Free)

Familial bonds are closely scrutinised in this insightful documentary… In a time when anyone can pick up a camera and create a documentary it becomes increasingly important to think about why the film in front of you has been made. In Stéphanie Argerich’s case one has to ask whether her portrait of her mother, the highly respected pianist […]

Quartet – Review (Spoiler Free)

Quartet charms despite being as lightweight and predictable as they come… Dustin Hoffman picked a pretty safe subject for his first directorial role, and I think he knows that. There is nothing controversial or challenging about this film set in a home for retired musicians, and nor frankly does there really need to be in a heartwarming story of […]