Best of 2021: Writing, Directing & Acting

While the pandemic and day-and-day streaming has thrown the theatrical experience in disarray, there were no shortage of illuminating and stunning motion pictures in 2021. The team at Silver Linings Reviews are here to separate the wheat from the chaff and share our favorite elements from films released in 2021. While we tried to watchContinue reading “Best of 2021: Writing, Directing & Acting”

“Playground (Un Monde)”- An Unfliching Time Machine Back to Adolescence: Film Review

When one thinks of a playground, it almost immediately evokes images of slides, sand pits, and long lost childhood friendships. However, Laura Wandel’s Playground (Belgium’s Oscar entry this year) demonstrates that this environment is ground zero for every element of our developed, adult society. The very first shot of Playground is 7-year old Nora (MayaContinue reading ““Playground (Un Monde)”- An Unfliching Time Machine Back to Adolescence: Film Review”