A Bronx Tale

A Bronx Tale (1993): “..my father…who had to watch how the streets of the Bijlmer threaten to harden me..”

Kiddo Cee: “A Bronx Tale (1993) is a classic from the nineties with not only the umpteenth star role of my favorite actor Robert DeNiro but also his directing debut. . .

Las Herederas

Las Herederas (2018): “..we might think that we are all connected, but we often aren’t..”

“Las Herederas | The Heiresses (2018) was such a cool film. It was the first Paraguayan film that I have ever seen. I accidentally ended up here at World Cinema Amsterdam. I wasn’t even aware that this festival was going on. . .

AdoleCe

AdoleCe (2018): “..The biggest comparison is how my parents disciplined me a lot..”

AdoleCe (2018) is the first film that I saw at this festival and I thought it was a great film. In the beginning, I had to get used to the film and discover its theme. . .

Sense 8

Sense 8 (2015): “..by pulling everyone I love and know closer to me..”

“I recently saw the last episode of the Netflix series Sense 8 (2015) created by the Wachowski sisters. Most people probably know it already, but. . .

Hacksaw Ridge

Hacksaw Ridge (2016): “..but what would I do if war comes to us?..”

“We recently saw Hacksaw Ridge (2016) directed by Mel Gibson. We are into watching historical war movies because they make us realize that we live in. . .

Oriented

Experiencing a Festival’s ‘Taste’ in Film Selection and Organization: Oriented (2015) | Mondial 2010 (2013).

Oriented (2015): On Wednesday, the ninth of December 2016, Amsterdam’s newest film festival addition finally launched. International Queer & Migrant film. . .

The End of the F***ing World

The End of the F***ing World (2017): “..I also had some difficulties growing up, but it was never..”

“The TV series The End of the F***ing World (2017) made a huge impression on me. The series is about James (Alex Lawther) and Alyssa (Jessica Barden). He. . .

Documentary about Amsterdam

Documentary about Amsterdam: “..my grandparents…came straight from the Netherlands..”

“I would definitely like to see a documentary about Amsterdam. There’s an interesting history connected to this city. Back when it first came into. . .

strikingly green crate

“..strikingly green crate decorated with flowers, because I couldn’t find my bike..”

I once bought my bike with this strikingly green crate decorated with flowers, because I couldn’t find my bike at Amsterdam central station. I searched. . .

Six Feet Under

Six Feet Under (2001-2005): “..I didn’t really know what I was going to do with my life..”

“A series that I like a lot is Six Feet Under (2001-2005), which is about a family that runs an independent funeral home. But also about their lives and. . .

Ri Chang Dui Hua | Small Talk

Ri Chang Dui Hua | Small Talk (2016): “..I haven’t been able to go to school in Taiwan..”

Ri Chang Dui Hua | Small Talk (2016): “My mother, my sister and I left my father’s home to start a better life without him when I was ten years old. Because of this, I haven’t been able to go to school in Taiwan. The education that I did receive was mostly from work, great people I met during my upbringing. . .

The Seventh Sign

The Seventh Sign (1988): “..My intuition is my religion..”

“I saw The Seventh Sign (1988) when I was a lot younger. I think Demi Moore played the role of the main character. It’s funny because when I watched it again a year ago I thought to myself what an uninteresting film with bad special effects, but back then it influenced me. . .