The Promise  (12A) | Close-Up Film Review
Apr28

The Promise (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

Director Terry George dealt with the subject of genocide previously in the excellent “Hotel Rwanda”.  This film covers that same theme but this time his subject is the Armenian genocide by the Turks at the time of World War 1 – an act that Turkey still denies ever happened, despite the many witnesses to the atrocity.  

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Anthropoid (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Sep08

Anthropoid (15) | Close-Up Film Review

The film is set in World War II and the title refers to the code name of the London-based Czechoslovakian government-in-exile’s plan to assassinate Reinhard Heydrich, otherwise known as the Butcher of Prague

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