Tambay Obenson

Critic

USA

Tambay Obenson is the founder of Shadow and Act. He is a filmmaker and writes about film.

Five Fingers for Marseilles

Date: 09 Sep 2017 Category: TV/Film
9.0 Rating
The Western film genre as we know it is unique to a specific period and place. It's instantly recognizable. Single-road small towns on barren landscapes populated by ranchers, cowboys or nomadic gunslingers accompanied by horses, each on some mission that's typically central to the narrative: protecting loved ones and property from outlaw gangs; revenge; stories about lawmen or bounty hunters tracking down prey; and more. The cinema helped immort ...