24 Sep , 2014
You may have noticed that there has been a reduction in posts over the last couple of years on this website.
Documentaries, Lists, News
1 Aug , 2014
Sight and Sound have recently released the results of a poll of critics and filmmakers to find the greatest documentaries of all time.
documentary, sight and sound
9 Jun , 2014
Including Dallas Buyers Club, This Sporting Life, The Good the Bad and the Ugly (Remastered), The Past, Nashville and Her
dallas buyers club, her, nashville, the good the bad and the ugly, the past, this sporting life
5 Feb , 2014
One of the most acclaimed actors of his generation passed away in New York yesterday, aged 46.
philip seymour hoffman
28 Jun , 2013
An intriguing thriller about the penetration of an eco-terrorist group provides a reminder that interesting ideas realised on a lower budget can be highly effective.
brit marling, the east, zal batmanglij
13 Jan , 2013
For US and UK audiences, January mostly represents a barren month where studios dump their bad films as the awards season heats up.
1 Dec , 2012
This year’s Sight and Sound end-of-year poll has been topped by Paul Thomas Anderson’s The Master.
sight and sound
19 Nov , 2012
A recap of notable film events since April
So, regular blogging finally resumes after a 6 month break.
6 Apr , 2012
Christopher Nolan’s debut film is #14 in our Film Notes series.
christopher nolan, following
8 Mar , 2012
Some movie clips of female movie characters to celebrate International Women’s Day, ranging from silent pioneers to animated superheroes
all about eve, babette's feast, mary pickford, persona, the incredibles, working girl
7 Mar , 2012
The line-up has been announced for the inaugural Sundance London festival which will take place between 26-29th April.
Awards Season, News
27 Feb , 2012
Full list of the winners at the 84th Academy Awards
a separation, beginners, hugo, midnight in paris, rango, saving face, the artist, the fantastic flying books of mr morris lessmore, the girl with the dragon tattoo, the help, the iron lady, the muppets, the shore, undefeated
18 Feb , 2012
Although often overshadowed by more famous rivals, Bingham Ray was one of the key figures in independent film over the last 25 years.
bingham ray, october films
14 Feb , 2012
Emmanuel Lubezki has won the ASC award for his work on Terrence Malick’s The Tree of Life.
emmanuel lubezki, the tree of life
13 Feb , 2012
Two stars of The Help recently gave an impassioned defence of their roles in the film.
octavia spencer, the help, viola davis
News, Short Films
12 Feb , 2012
Video sharing site Vimeo is preparing for its second Festival + Awards and this year judges include Edgar Wright, James Franco and Colin Greenwood.
9 Feb , 2012
What does the resignation of an England football manager have to do with a science fiction film made in 1968?
2001: space odyssey, stanley kubrick
5 Feb , 2012
A video surfaced last night of a Camden resident Jim Jepps recording what appears to be a North London version of ED-209.
4 Feb , 2012
Clips from the career of Ben Gazzara, who passed away yesterday at the age of 81.
26 Jan , 2012
One of the breakout films from this year’s Sundance film festival has been the feature debut of Benh Zeitlin.
beasts of the southern wild, benh zeitlin
24 Jan , 2012
Double Indemnity, The Lost Weekend and Lifeboat are getting dual-format DVD and Blu-ray releases in the coming months
alfred hitchcock, billy wilder
The nominations in full for the 84th Academy Awards, which are led by Hugo (11) and The Artist (10).
The 84th Academy Awards Nominations Announcement is being streamed live on YouTube.
19 Jan , 2012
A recent policy report into the UK film industry sparked kneejerk headlines but is actually a detailed blue print for the future of British films.
a future for british film, uk film 2012
18 Jan , 2012
As part of their centennial celebrations Universal are restoring some of their classic films on Blu-ray, including Dracula, The Birds and Jaws
17 Jan , 2012
The BAFTA nominations were announced earlier today and The Artist leads the field, closely followed by Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy.
bafta, the artist
16 Jan , 2012
Including The Guard and Alien Quadrilogy
alien quadrilogy, the guard
6 Jan , 2012
My Week with Marilyn and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy lead the first round of voting
Including The Iron Lady and Goon
despair, goon, mother and child, the iron lady