Julia Loktev

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Review: The Loneliest Planet

Nica (Hani Furstenberg) and Alex (Gael García Bernal) are fit and fearless adventurers backpacking through Georgia's Caucasus Mountains until a split-second lapse of judgment calls everything they took for granted into question.

By ANN LEWINSON  |  November 02, 2012

Day Night Day Night

Julia Loktev keeps you guessing about the motives of her heroine and the identity of the organization.
Oddly inert chronicle of a day in the life of a doe-eyed suicide bomber
By PETER KEOUGH  |  May 17, 2007

Zombie sheep?

After a top-notch first two days, the Fifth  Independent Film Festival of Boston weathers some ups and downs through the remainder of its schedule.
Plus Donkey Kong, the Super Amigos, and ‘the greatest film of all time’ at the IFFB
By PHOENIX FILM STAFF  |  April 29, 2007