THE SENTIMENTALISTS by Nicholas Triandafyllidis

“But more than that, perhaps, is a sort of Shakespearean vibe that can be felt throughout. In fact, if we were to pinpoint the two leading characters and liken them to characters in Shakespeare plays, one might just be Romeo and the other one Mercutio. This juxtaposition and comparison is not at all out of place, and in fact it is strengthened by references to culture and art of old in sculptures and statues that at the same time show off the beauty and cultural wealth of Greece and give the storyline and more timeless and three dimensional depth…”

Matt Micucci, CineCola

http://www.cinecola.com/reports/a20th-raindance-film-festival/autumn-review-the-sentimentalists-by-nicholas-triandafyllidis/?utm_source=copy&utm_medium=paste&utm_campaign=copypaste&utm_content=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.cinecola.com%2Freports%2Fa20th-raindance-film-festival%2Fautumn-review-the-sentimentalists-by-nicholas-triandafyllidis%2F

Raindance Film Festival – Review – The Sentimentalists

“The Sentimentalists may, at first glance, look like your average gangster movie – but look again. You will find, in the details, what makes this film a truly original cinematic work…”

 
Sedef Hekimgil, Critis Associated

http://critics-associated.com/reviews/raindance-film-festival-review-the-sentimentalists-%E2%98%85%E2%98%85%E2%98%85%E2%98%85/

Tough times for Sentimentalists

“Nicholas Triandafyllidis’ long-awaited return is a funny yet poignant noir drama that elegantly mixes dark comedy with tragic romance…”
 
Joseph Proimakis, Cineuropa.org