Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Johan Heldenbergh

  • Review: Quo Vadis, Aida?

    Review: Quo Vadis, Aida?

    Quo Vadis, Aida? is based on a true story about the massacre of thousands of men and boys in 1995 in the town of Srebrenica in what is now Bosnia and Herzegovina. We experience events viscerally with the main character, Aida, as she struggles to protect her family. The film is streaming on Hulu, Prime, […]

  • Review: The Zookeeper’s Wife

    Review: The Zookeeper’s Wife

    I saw The Zookeeper’s Wife on opening weekend at the earliest matinee. The theater was packed! I didn’t hear any sobbing, but, frankly, I felt like sobbing uncontrollably several times during the film. That doesn’t mean it was a bad film. The Zookeeper’s Wife was a very good film.

  • Watch This: Trailer for The Zookeeper’s Wife

    Watch This: Trailer for The Zookeeper’s Wife

    The Zookeeper’s Wife is set in Poland in 1939, immediately after the Nazi invasion. A married couple, who are the zookeepers of the Warsaw Zoo, begin a kind of underground railway for escaping Jews, using the zoo to hide them.