José Luis Guerin

Filmography

Recent Reviews

In the City of Sylvia

I have watched hundreds and hundreds of Foreign Films. I watched this one for 10 minutes and kept waiting for it to start. I now watch it at night instead...


The Academy of Muses

It’s almost never refreshing to watch emotionally crippled adults play intellectual games with one another, in lieu of a deeper connection, and especially when they only end up exhibiting the...


In the City of Sylvia

A visual and aural, urban masterpiece emerging from the eternal Western theme of fantasy/reality and portraying thinking and imagining as genuine activities with actual results that may be perilous, even...


The Academy of Muses

What the philologist professor preached as gospel need not be the film's only intended message; it is the professor's message. Any disagreement with the professor is not a disagreement with...


The Sapphire of St. Louis

A terrific little jewel of a movie, one that might, hopefully, encourage viewers to look more closely and attentively at paintings as well as at movies. A fine moment is...