Empire of Light (2022) Review

Empire of Light (2022) Review

Sam Mendes’ follows up his award winning ‘1917’ with the oblique and tripe ‘Empire of Light’ (2022/23) starring Olivia Colman, a film that isn’t really for anyone. Review by Joseph Wade.

Read More

10 Best Bridget Jones’s Diary Moments

10 Best Bridget Jones’s Diary Moments

The best moments from Sharon Maguire’s staple of the rom-com genre, ‘Bridget Jones’s Diary’ (2001) starring Renée Zellweger, Hugh Grant and Colin Firth. List by Emily Nighman.

Read More

Cost of Living (2022) Short Film Review

Cost of Living (2022) Short Film Review

Cinema and Social Justice Project short film ‘Cost of Living’ (2022) is an emotive contextualisation of our contemporary struggle through archive footage. Review by Joseph Wade.

Read More

Edinburgh International Film Festival Ceases Trading, Administrators Called In

Edinburgh International Film Festival Ceases Trading, Administrators Called In

The Centre for the Moving Image (CMI), the charity that runs Edinburgh and Aberdeen Filmhouse, as well as the Edinburgh International Film Festival, has ceased trading. Report by Mark Carnochan.

Read More

100 Unmissable BBC Films

100 Unmissable BBC Films

From the unmissable British Broadcasting Corporation film ‘Billy Elliot’ to ‘The Power of the Dog’, ‘Iris’ to ‘His House’, the 100 best BBC Films. List by Katie Doyle, Sam Sewell-Peterson and Joseph Wade.

Read More

Clio Barnard Films Ranked

Clio Barnard Films Ranked

Bradfordian filmmaker Clio Barnard’s four films ranked from worst to best, including Andrea Dunbar documentary ‘The Arbor’ and 2022 release ‘Ali & Ava’. List by Sam Sewell-Peterson.

Read More

Mothering Sunday (2021) Review

Mothering Sunday (2021) Review

Odessa Young and Josh O’Connor excel in an otherwise regular post-Great War romance from Eva Husson and screenwriter Alice Birch, ‘Mothering Sunday’ (2021). Review by Joseph Wade.

Read More
1 2