Aki Kaurismäki

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Review: Le Havre

Few filmmakers practice minimalism as effectively as Aki Kaurismäki.
Aki Kaurismäki's effective minimalism
By PETER KEOUGH  |  November 11, 2011

Review: The Good Heart

Lucas (Paul Dano), an angel-faced homeless man who sings a lullaby to a stray kitten, might be too kind-hearted to live. Jacques (Brian Cox), an apoplectic prick who owns a Bowery bar, is too mean to die.
Misanthropy and meticulous espresso brewing
By PETER KEOUGH  |  May 14, 2010