Letters to Father Jacob (2009) – Guest Reviewer N.W. Douglas

[Note: This review was submitted by N.W Douglas, an undergraduate film student at Simon Fraser University. He's fired up about a film he recently discovered, and his enthusiasm has certainly put the title on my list of films to see in 2009. - Jeffrey] • A guest review by N.W. Douglas. • In the vein of Robert Bresson, Klaus Härö's Letters To Father Jacob is simple and staggering. Leila (Kaarina Hazard), an incarcerated criminal, receives an unexpected early pardon from … [Read more...]