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Jonny Sweet


After four years in the wanderlust wilderness, Jonny Sweet is back to the homeland to gorge himself on musical and cinematic catnip and scribble furiously in dimly lit rooms.

Reviews: 302
Other Articles: 70

Smog Town

Disheartening look at China’s air quality crisis


Stirring but saddening expose on the state of Kenyan politics

Cheerful Wind

Delightfully offbeat romcom featuring a strong-willed female at its heart

The Sandwich Man

Nuanced trio of shorts depicting the challenges of everyday Taiwanese life


Deeply dark journey through a post-Apocalyptic Europe

Minor Premise

Taut psychological thriller examines fragmentary nature of personality


Gentle French comedy is heady blend of all the right notes

Young Ahmed

Skin-deep examination of one boy’s indoctrination into radical extremism

The Mad Fox

Inventively theatrical but narratively suspect tale from classical Japan

End of Sentence

Road movie delves into the heart of a dysfunctional father-son relationship