The Songs of Sparrows: a Face and a Camera

There’s something batshit insane about Majid Majidi’s The Song of Sparrows (my first experience of Majidi). Don’t get me wrong; I love the movie. It is one of the most down-to-earth movies I’ve ever seen, but it has a sort of manic energy you don’t see in American, or Indian or British, cinema. Personally, I hadn’t seen…

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Alright, who’s next? Who else doesn’t like Ben Affleck? I have always stated that writers make absolutely terrific directors and Ben Affleck is the face of my argument. Gone Baby Gone, The Town, Chasing Amy, Good Will Hunting (obviously I won’t miss that) and now Argo. (If any one of you talk about Pearl Harbor…