Tagged with Athina Rachel Tsangari

Review: Pity, 2018, dir. Babis Makridis

Review: Pity, 2018, dir. Babis Makridis


When we talk about modern Greek cinema, we’re guaranteed to talk about two filmmakers in particular, being Yorgos Lanthimos and Athina Rachel Tsangari. (Aside: Tsangari is a much, much, better filmmaker than Lanthimos.) This is so true that even when we talk about other Greek filmmakers, like Babis Makridis, we’re still talking about Tsangari and Lanthimos, … Continue reading

Review: Chevalier, 2016, dir. Athina Rachel Tsangari

Review: Chevalier, 2016, dir. Athina Rachel Tsangari


How many ways can you describe a man’s genitals? How many ways can men find ways to metaphorically measure their genitals? Chevalier, the third feature by Greek filmmaker Athina Rachel Tsangari, boldly attempts to answer these questions while skewering the men those genitals happen to be attached to. Tsangari is out to pierce the fragile male ego, … Continue reading