Cannes Film Festival 2021: Peaceful (De son vivant) review
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Another French Competition entry, another hospital drama in which actual medical staff make their screen debut. But this is where the commonalities between The Divide and Peaceful end. The latter is a powerful melodrama about a mother-son relationship and their struggle to accept his mortality. Benoît Magimel stars as Benjamin, a confident and self-professed failed-actor-turned-acting-teacher,

Cannes Film Festival 2021: Great Freedom (Die Grosse Freiheit) | Review
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Only a couple of weeks ago, during the European Championships, Germany’s goalkeeper was investigated by UEFA for wearing a rainbow captain’s armband; then the association banned Munich from illuminating their stadium in the colours of the LGBT flag. During this “rainbow debate” a number of critical voices have called for Germany to first address its