Posts Tagged Condemned

2010: That was the year that was

December 23, 2010
By Paul Pritchard
2010: That was the year that was

As another year comes to a close, and I start looking forward to the seasonal festivities, now is as good a time as ever to indulge in my annual look back at the most memorable independent films of the past twelve months. The usual disclaimer applies: these are the films that I have seen...
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Get Condemned on Friday 13th

August 11, 2010
By Paul Pritchard

Condemned (review, trailer) will be having its New York première as part of the SVA Film Society screening series. The 14 minute short will be followed by a (so far unannounced) horror feature. Admission is free and the event starts at 7:00pm at the SVA Theatre. Its a cracking film if you are...
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Short but striking teaser for Condemned

July 19, 2010
By Paul Pritchard

Condemned centres on Prisoner #1031 (Margaret Anne Florence), an anonymous woman incarcerated in an uncaring prison system and waiting to hear her fate. Condemned by her fellow inmates and in her own mind, #1031 expects the worst. When a new inmate, Laura (#1059), is brought into the cell, #1031’s paranoia grows. Is this striking...
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Condemned

April 7, 2010
By Paul Pritchard

Condemned is an excellent film and one that very effectively captures a grungy 1950s inspired aesthetic. The look of the film is remarkably rich with symbolism and this works well with a story that leaves much open for viewers to interpret for themselves. If I have any complaint, it's that the film is...
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Condemned

December 16, 2009
By Paul Pritchard

1959. Desperate, branded, forgotten by the law, Female Convict #1031 fights to stay alive in the concrete womb. Condemned by her fellow inmates and in her own mind, #1031 expects the worst. When a new inmate, Laura (#1059), is brought into the cell, #1031’s paranoia grows. Is this striking Blonde to be her...
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