Thomas Messner

  • Film festivals
    Skywalkers: A Love Story

    “We’re telling a love story,” so the self-designated...

  • Film festivals
    Your Monster

    Droll showbiz comedy? Medical scare melodrama? Haunted house horror? The early...

  • Film festivals
    I Saw the TV Glow

    As steeped irony it may be, few things feel more inherently uncinematic than...

  • Film festivals
    Handling the Undead

    A woman dies on the operating table, only to abruptly stir. A man’s...

  • Cannes
    When the Light Breaks

    Within its first, deceptively tranquil shot, Icelandic director Runar...