A Peasant’s Life: 10 Essential Movies About Farms and Farmers

2020 and 2021 have really been about me watching movies. Just like everybody else, I was forced to stay home due to the pandemic and decided to take this opportunity to watch as many movies as possible, especially the ones that had been on my watch-list for years. With that, I’ve decided to make a … Continue reading A Peasant’s Life: 10 Essential Movies About Farms and Farmers

The Best Criterion Collection Releases of 2021

As we approach Black Friday and the end of 2021, I’ve decided to talk about some of the best Criterion Collection releases of the year. It wasn’t a strong catalog compared to the one of 2020, with titles such as Come and See, Parasite, Beau Travail, and Crash. However, we had many important foreign titles and … Continue reading The Best Criterion Collection Releases of 2021

São Paulo International Film Festival | 2021

Papiro & Mint is back to talk about one of the most exciting moments of the year: film festival season! This will be the first time I’ll be attending the São Paulo International Film Festival in person since 2019 due to the Coronavirus pandemic, while I’ll also be watching many titles online since the festival … Continue reading São Paulo International Film Festival | 2021

Dead End Kids in the Danger Zone: Movies About Psychotic Teenagers From the 80s

During these last months, I’ve been paying more attention to a decade that I’ve always kind of neglected, which is the 80s - especially when it comes to horror films. Despite watching many classics from this era, I also decided to check some more obscure titles and realized that there were some very intense and … Continue reading Dead End Kids in the Danger Zone: Movies About Psychotic Teenagers From the 80s