Get Ready With Me – Trailer

Producer Johan Lundström and Director Jonatan Etzler’s live action short film Get Ready With Me is an unpredictable thriller that combines grim satire with the topical issues of teen angst, soc...
Sam Rockwell Three Billboards

Hollywood’s Equality Dilemma

Now that the Oscar dust (or should that be glitter?) has settled, Hollywood can give itself a pat on the back for its celebration of diversity. After all, it managed to successfully deliver messages ...

Moonlight

Moonlight is a revelation. Not for the performances (although they are very good), or the cinematography, or even the writing. It is a revelation because it dared to approach themes and characters th...

Why are the #OscarsStillSoWhite?

Why are the #OscarsStillSoWhite? The 88th Academy Awards are getting a lot of stick. This year and in 2015, something seems to be missing: non-white nominees. Are non-white movie professionals coming...

Still Alice

Before it even reached the UK, the expectations for Still Alice were high. Due to the award-winning performance from Julianne Moore, opinion was almost certainly coloured by the pre-release hype surr...

August: Osage County

As the old saying goes, you can choose your friends but you can’t choose your family. How many of us have sat at a party or round a dinner table and wondered just what on earth we did to deserve bein...

Oscar nominations announced

The nominees for the 86th Oscar ceremony have been announced. Three films stand out from the announcement. The Steve McQueen drama 12 years a Slave picked up nine nominations which include three of t...

Argo (2012)

Ben Affleck never seemed to be anyone’s favourite actor. Not only did he feature as a punchline to a song in Team America, he seldom gets credit for the Oscar he won alongside his writing partn...