[Bede’s MIFF 2017 Audio Reviews #23] In The Fade and The Little Hours (Bonus: Bede’s Top 10 MIFF 2017 Films)

IN THE FADE and THE LITTLE HOURS

Welcome to the 23rd and final edition of my 2017 Melbourne International Film Festival (a.k.a. MIFF) audio reviews. In the one, I share my thoughts on the revenge thriller IN THE FADE and the raunchy period comedy THE LITTLE HOURS.

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Well, that’s it! That are all 46 films that I have seen at MIFF this year. While it was a busy and tiring two weeks for me, I had an absolute ball nonetheless. I want to thank everyone for listening all my audio reviews on all the films that I saw at the festival this year, I really do appreciate it. Be sure to check all of them out right here at this link. I can’t wait to do it again next year. Now without further ado, here’s is my list of my top 10 films that I saw at MIFF 2017. Enjoy!

10. TRAGEDY GIRLS

“An absolutely awesome horror/comedy that’s equal parts hilarious, dark, satirical, gory and entertaining.”

9. INGRID GOES WEST

“A terrific and darkly hilarious comedy that’s also a great satire on social media. Plaza was amazing!”

8. LUCKY

“An absolutely terrific character-study that’s both funny and heartfelt. Seriously just give Stanton the Oscar now.”

7. TEHRAN TABOO

“A powerful, bold and visually stunning animated film that I found truly captivating from beginning to end.”

6. MY FRIEND DAHMER

“An truly compelling, chilling and superbly made film that has a fantastic performance from Ross Lynch.”

5. BRIGSBY BEAR

“An absolutely hilarious, heartfelt and beautifully acted comedy/drama that works on so many levels. Loved it!”

4. ETHEL & ERNEST

“An absolutely fantastic animated film that’s funny, charming, moving and superbly voiced. I really loved it!”

3. I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO

An incredibly powerful, relevant and moving documentary that should be essential viewing for everyone.”

2. THE KILLING OF A SACRED DEER

“It’s everything I want in a Lanthimos film. It’s dark, hilarious, intense and weird. Loved it! “

1. THE SQUARE

“This was an absolutely hilarious and brilliantly crafted satire that’s just simply fantastic on every level.”

Honourable Mentions: CALL ME BY YOUR NAME, WONDERSTRUCK, LOVING VINCENT, JUNGLE, RADIANCE, 78/52, BLADE OF THE IMMORTAL, A GRAY STATE, THE ENDLESS, SPOOKERS, NOTHINGWOOD, THE LITTLE HOURS.

Audio reviews by Bede Jermyn

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