Tag Archives: Joachim Trier

Stream of the Week: LOUDER THAN BOMBS – an intricately constructed family drama

Norwegian writer-director Joachim Trier’s new film Thelma is rolling out, so it’s a good time to check in with his recent – and overlooked – American movie Louder Than Bombs.  All of Trier’s work (with his writing partner Eskil Vogt) … Continue reading

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Oslo August 31: authentic, but why?

The Norwegian drug addict Anders has been clean and sober after ten months in rehab, and has earned a day pass for a job interview in Oslo.  In rehab, he has had plenty of opportunity to take stock of himself … Continue reading

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