Film bits and bobs

Buttercup Bill (2014)

Death always leaves an empty space, previously occupied by the deceased, that those left behind can fill only with memories and mourning. Yet in the first act of Buttercup Bill, … Continue reading

August 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

Frances Ha (2013)

Review first published by Little White Lies “I like things that look like mistakes,” says Frances (Greta Gerwig) near the end of the film named (partly) after her. Director/co-writer Noah Baumbach … Continue reading

August 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Comedian (2012)

Review first published by EyeforFilm. “Did anything happen?” “No, not really.” “Not really?” “Yeah, nothing’s happened… Nothing has happened.” “You’re lying.” This exchange between 32-year-old Ed (Edward Hogg) and his … Continue reading

May 31, 2013 · Leave a comment


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