The Wife  (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Sep27

The Wife (15) | Close-Up Film Review

Glenn Close is superb as The Wife of the title.   Outwardly calm and ever there in the background, Joan Castleman has always been the perfect supportive wife to her literary lion novelist husband Joe (Jonathan Pryce).  

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Bitter Harvest  (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Feb24

Bitter Harvest  (15) | Close-Up Film Review

This is a strong story built around an event which is little known in the West, namely  “Holodomor,” or genocide by starvation, which Stalin inflicted on the people of the Ukraine in the early 30s – a cruelty which is still not acknowledged widely in Russia. 

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