The fruitless odyssey of a trio of refugees from Albania to Greece provides a potent dramatic core to "From the Snow," but writer-director Sotiris Goritsas keeps his subject at arm's length…
"Distant Trampling of Horses" revisits the historic 1935 Long March by Chinese communists in disenchanted terms. Arduousness, injustice, prolonged hardship and human loss are intimately depicted…
Adolescent amour gets a spirited but uneven once-over in "Under the Stars," a neatly packaged feature bow by 22-year-old Antoine Desrosieres. Director's gifts for physical comedy, coupled with those…
More smoldering glances than bullets are exchanged in the sweaty, Mexican siege movie "In the Middle of Nowhere." First-time helmer Hugo Rodriguez keeps the tension humming and cleverly sustains a…
A brief encounter sets an emotionally isolated girl's life in motion in "Lilly," firstfeature of Canadian director David Marcoux. Blending oddball melodrama, soap-operatic angst and earnest…
Screenplay, Grammatikos, Achilleas Kyriakides. Camera (color), Costis Gikas; editor, Giorgos Giannopoulos; music, Kyriakos Sfetsas; art direction, costume design, Youla Zoiopoulou; sound, Antonis…
Reviewed at Turin Intl. Young Cinema Festival (competing), Italy, Nov. 18, 1993. Running time: 105 MIN.
Reviewed at Turin Intl. Young Cinema Festival (competing), Italy, Nov. 14, 1993. Running time: 85 MIN.