Tag: fairytale

Röki Review

Georgina Howlett documents her journey through Scandinavian folklore in this review of Röki.

Brown Betty

Fringe tells a noir fairytale as a musical and doesn't jump the shark; quite the opposite in fact...

Bluebeard Review

Catherine Breillat delves into the mythology of fairytales and puts a characteristic spin on an old tale.

Arabian Nights Review

No Aladdin, Sinbad or Shahrazad in the final part of Pasolini's Trilogy of Life but rather a celebration of human love and sexuality found in some of the 1001 tales. Noel Megahey reviews the BFI's Blu-ray release.

Ashik Kerib Review

Sergei Paradjanov's final feature from 1988 is a dazzling and unique adaptation of Lermontov's fairytale love story set in the Caucasus. Noel Megahey reviews Artificial Eye's DVD.