GONJIAM suffers from none of the classic issues of found footage, writes Alice Pullen from the London Korean Film Festival teaser screening.
Alice Pullen takes an in-depth look at the pitfalls and successes of the found-footage format.
In a village in Sicily, Luna attempts to woo her classmate Giuseppe. After school, they share their afternoon in a dozen teenage adventures. At the end, she gives him a love letter and they share a kiss. But this is no charmed life. Giuseppe is the son of a Mafioso – and after Luna kisses … Continue reading Sicilian Ghost Story
STRYKA takes place in a grungy “near-ish future” populated with hover cars, holograms and lizard-aliens. The eponymous heroine (Aimee Mullins) is a thief who does small-time jobs with her partner Callen (Rupert Friend) – but she questions whether their relationship is in her best interests. Stryka is an alien – reminiscent of Whoverse Silurians, but … Continue reading Stryka