Chaim Kindergelt

Chaim Kindergelt


In Secret,
I wish for,
Under my own,
Every Night,
Caught in dreams,
I'll cry,

Favorite films

  • The Cloud-Capped Star
  • Gosenzo-sama Banbanzai!
  • Sleep
  • Cemetery of Splendor

Recent activity

  • OK Kanmani

  • Southland Tales


  • What Do We See When We Look at the Sky?


  • tick, tick...BOOM!

Recent reviews

  • What Do We See When We Look at the Sky?

    What Do We See When We Look at the Sky?


    A bedtime story, its primacy being that of a curiosity in manners of intellection, but it's so much more poetic than such a notion reveals. If I may be so reductive, it's Mekas' lyricism and Tati's serendipity, all rolled up and baked so precisely. The evocations of discovery sought in the swiftest of reorientations, where the vagrant details come heralding like a symphony, exclaiming that those tiny mysteries that exist between strangers everywhere are so often made of a kind…

  • House of Gucci

    House of Gucci

    Ridley has no sense of flavour, no ability to discern the fluctuations of tonal momentum. A film deliberately written without a skeleton, directed as if it were to magically appear. His regression into efficiency is bare, now making two films in a row that are cobbled out of immediacy, no thought into why a camera exists to capture any of what’s on exhibit. Each performance exists in a separate film, a separate world, which would be wonderful should any of…

Popular reviews

  • Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

    Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice


    It’s rare to see a postmodernist perspective on the superhero film culture, a culture so deeply rooted in the traditions of a mindset rooted in escapism - a response to a world in the midsts of pre-nuclear wars. Comic book films have been so pre-occupied with capturing the essence of thematics contained within the source material that, while a substantial amount of the particulars are certainly relevant, there has been no attempt to transform our perceptions of such historically grandiose…

  • Twin Peaks: The Return

    Twin Peaks: The Return


    It's playing theatrically in MOMA. Can we leave it on, now?