Touted as a comedy, The Other Side of Hope is a melancholy work that presents a bleak view of the lot of illegal refugees in Finland. The main worth of the film is in personifying the plight of illegal refugees.
The Party is a theatrical style piece that exposes the hypocrisies, cheating and brutality that lie beneath the facades of a small group of bourgeois liberal friends. We’ve seen it all before, and done better.
Pecking Order is a quirky, entertaining, funny and family-friendly little doco out of New Zealand, with special appeal for the legions of folk participating in the backyard chook revival of recent years.