Germany

Film response: Freier Fall: Will you just come out or do I have to rape you first?

Freier Fall Directed by Stephan Lacant Germany, 2013 Originally published, with zero likes, on Letterboxd. Kay, a handsome gay cop with a buzz cut, begins aggressively pursuing a colleague during routine training, without knowing he has a pregnant girlfriend. He uses a number of adolescent-male dominance moves, like challenging him physically and calling him a pussy. …

Film response: Freier Fall: Will you just come out or do I have to rape you first? Read More »

still from film Michael

Pedophiles are fucking funny: Film analysis of Michael

Michael (Germany, 2012) Directed by Markus Schleinzer Well, now I’ve seen everything. But I had to watch it twice to confirm that I saw what I thought I saw: A black comedy about a pedophile kidnapper complete with pratfalls, slapstick timing and even a sunny theme song by Boney M. The humor is primarily used to …

Pedophiles are fucking funny: Film analysis of Michael Read More »