The Orphanage (El Orfanato)
//Features

All Around the World: The Best International/Indie Films of 2007 | 9 Jan 2008 // 3:00 PM

Beginning and ending with the superlative filmmaking of Jia Zhang-ke, traversing the nooks and crannies of the globe, PopMatters presents the 20 best international and indie films of 2007.

//Reviews

The Orphanage (El Orfanato) | 27 Apr 2008 // 5:00 PM

One would think the whole 'spooky child' setup would have run its course, but this film finds a few new wrinkles to explore.

The Orphanage (El Orfanato) | 30 Dec 2007 // 8:25 PM

At once mother and child, victim and antagonist, space and inhabitant, Laura (Belén Rueda) is remarkable, but also traumatized.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Staircase' Is Gay in a Melancholy Way

// Short Ends and Leader

"Unfairly cast aside as tasteless during its time for its depiction of homosexuality, Staircase is a serious film in need of a second critical appraisal.

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