THE VIRGIN SUICIDES (Sofia Coppola, 1999, USA)

There are some things in life that may only be understood as formative events in one’s life through aging and retrospection. This is particularly true of the tragicomic period of one’s adolescence. In this sense, Sofia Coppola’s feature debut The Virgin Suicide is less about suicide as such; it is more about understanding the resonance…

Cannes 2017: 10 highlights of this year’s program

The 70th Festival de Cannes will take place in Cannes, France, on May 17-28. This year’s landmark edition features many-a-great films in its official selection. CineCola took a look at what’s on offer and settled on 10 films that are slightly more mouth-watering than others. (NOTE: This list does not include films of the independent…