The Divine Order Die Goettliche Ordnung

The Divine Order

  Every so often, a film can completely take you by surprise. You start watching – with no expectations whatsoever – and end up entirely moved and appreciative. Swiss writer / direct...

Another News Story

With the demand for information and the twenty four hour news at our fingertips there is always a race for news organisations to provide cover and in-depth content for every breaking story whether it...
Blue My Mind

Blue My Mind

The first time a teenage girl becomes aware that she is going through puberty can be an uneasy readjustment. It is often a forceful goodbye to childhood and an unwelcome hello to a plethora of awkwar...

The Ballad Of Lefty Brown

Over the last couple of years there has been a minor resurgence in the Western genre. Previously it was high profile, big budget films like Unforgiven or Dances With Wolves apparently heralded the da...
Valley of Shadows, Skyggenes Dal

Valley Of Shadows

Making his feature length debut, writer / director Jonas Matzow Gulbrandsen has created a film so beautiful and haunting it will transport you from your cinema seat to the very heart of a Scandinavia...

You Were Never Really Here

We need more Lynne Ramsay. She has three full length film credits to her name prior to the release of You Were Never Really Here in a career that has spanned nearly two decades. Of course, you can...

Isle Of Dogs

The opening gala for the 2018 film festival was an inspired choice. Wes Anderson ticks so many of the boxes that the organisers of the festival are promoting. He is a big name talent with a very part...

Moontide

Showing at the 2018 Glasgow film festival as part of the Ida Lupino: On Dangerous Ground strand is the film Noir drama Moontide. The strand celebrates the centenary of the birth of Lupino who was an ...

Goldstone

For some reason I was not aware of the back story behind the film Goldstone. It is actually the follow up film to a 2014 film from director Ivan Sen called Mystery Road. The events in this film have ...