Tag: Netflix film

Netflix’s musical/drama could do with less music

Photo courtesy of Michaela Coel, Twitter Released this past Friday, “Been So Long” is a Netflix musical film directed by Tinge Krishnan. The film follows the protagonist Simone (Michaela Coel) and how she unexpectedly falls in love with a man during a night out with her friend. Simone is a […]

New Netflix film leaves a lukewarm feeling

Photo courtesy of Maximillain Buhn, Wikipedia The newly released Netflix movie, “The Kindergarten Teacher,” directed by the award-winning Sara Colangelo and based on the 2014 Israeli screenplay by Nadav Lapid left me lukewarm. The movie is detached from its seemingly upbeat title, and easily confused with the comedic feel-good movie […]