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/slash 2017 – Day 6: 68 Kill

68 Kill USA 2017 Written by Trent Haaga, based on the novel by Bryan Smith Directed by Trent Haaga Watched on 26.09.2017 “68 Kill” actually started off really well. Yes, of course it’s totally over the top, but for a … Continue reading

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/slash 2017: Fantastic Shorts Competition

Like last year, the /slash Filmfestival again held a contest for short films, where the winner is chosen by the audience. We don’t know who won yet, but here are some very short reviews for this year’s entries. Limbo This … Continue reading

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/slash 2017 – Day 5: Hounds of Love

Hounds of Love Australia 2016 Written by Ben Young Directed by Ben Young Watched on 25.09.2017 “Hounds of Love” is a pretty grim tale with a couple of truly harrowing moments. Based on true events, it tells the story of … Continue reading

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/slash 2017 – Day 5: Cult of Chucky

Cult of Chucky USA 2017 Written by Don Mancini Directed by Don Mancini Watched on 25.09.2017 Confession time: Prior to this screening, I have never seen a Chucky-film in my entire life. It didn’t do it on purpose, it just … Continue reading

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/slash 2017 – Day 4: The Mole Song – Hong Kong Capriccio

The Mole Song – Hong Kong Capriccio Japan 2016 Written by Kankurô Kudô, based on the manga by Noboru Takahashi Directed by Takashi Miike Watched on 24.09.2017 Placing a 128-hour-film (and thus the longest of the bunch) as the final … Continue reading

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/slash 2017 – Day 4: It Stains the Sands Red

It Stains the Sands Red USA 2016 Written by Stuart Ortiz & Colin Minihan Directed by Colin Minihan Watched on 24.09.2017 I had high hopes for this one, since the concept – a woman fleeing through the desert, pursued by … Continue reading

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/slash 2017 – Day 4: Sweet, Sweet Lonely Girl

Sweet, Sweet Lonely Girl USA 2016 Written by A.D. Calvo Directed by A.D. Calvo Watched on 24.09.2017 “Sweet, Sweet Lonely Girl” would already be sobering enough if it would be someone’s feature film debut, but taking into account that writer … Continue reading

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