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Last Stand (2003)

Last Stand

” The history written in books and newspapers isn`t always the history written in the hearts of those who lived it ”
Last stand is an American short movie which admittingly surprised me with the quality …

Skaterdater (1965)


Skaterdater is the forth short movie in the series of short movies I am reviewing at theskykid.com. From the stats of my blog I see that the reviews – rise some interest – which of …

2 Minutter/ 2 Minutes

2 Minutes[17-26-45]

Can you hold your breath ?
I selected a more “uplifting title” as  a 3rd entry in the short movies review series at theskykid.com. The name of the film is “2 minutes ” and it relies …

Killing the spot

Killing the Spot

Killing the spot is the second short movie in the series of movie reviews planned to appear at my blog. Just like El Balancín de Iván the film I choosed came from Spain .  Killing …

El Balancín de Iván(2002)

El Balancín de Iván

This is the first of the series of short movies I am going to review at theskykid.com. The films I have in mind are around 30 – which guarantees that you will have something to …

Jacquot de Nantes

Jacquot de Nantes

With time I came to appreciate the French cinema. This is true especially when it comes into producing rite of passage  films as the French directors seem to follow an unique methodology and let the …

Cutting Edge – Boys Alone (2002)

boys alone (9)

Yesterday while I was wondering what film shall I watch I stumbled upon a documentary which was in my collection for a while – yet I have not seen it.  The name of that documentary …

Varde (2008)


Lately I have noticed a trend of exellent short film being produced in Norway and/or other Scandinavian countries. I already wrote for two of them – ” Iver ” and ” Benny`s Gym” and now …

Le grand chemin

Le Grand Chemin

An adventures of an 9 years old boy from Paris in a remote French village.  The way he reacted to the things he saw in the village in a way reminded me of the Spanish …



Sometimes you see the cover of a film – and more or less make your mind of what it is going to be like. I did the same for the US production Motorama – and …

The Way I Spent the End of the World

The Way I Spent the End of the World

There is something in common in  movies coming from East Europe – especially of the ones who focus on the period before 1989. I have seen my fair share of them and probably that is …

Life Is Hot in Cracktown – (film preview)

Life Is Hot in Cracktown

It is good to have good friends who keep me updated about what is going on at the Coming of age film stage .  And you are lucky to have theskykid.com as a source for …