Ray Lobo 59POSTS


A Cuban-American obsessed with documentaries and anything by Kubrick, Haneke, Breillat, or McQueen. If he is not watching films in his hometown of Miami, he is likely travelling somewhere in Asia enjoying okonomiyaki or pho.

The Long Goodbye: Review

The world has not yet reached Riz Ahmed fatigue; it is understandable.  His eclectic talent seems boundless as is proven by the acclaim he

First Date: Review

Boy likes girl, boy asks girl out on a date, boy wants a car for the date.  That is the basic structure for directors

A Hero: The BRWC Review

Iranian cinema has always offered sanctuary for individuals like me looking for relief from the empty spectacle and dross offered by Hollywood blockbusters, franchises,

King Car: Review

What is it with cars and surrealist films lately?  Titane, The Noise of Engines—reviewed on this site—and now Brazil’s King Car have all contributed

The Day I Found A Girl In The Trash

Director Michal Krzywicki’s dystopian sci-fi film The Day I Found a Girl in the Trash places us in Poland in 2026.  We are told