Film bits and bobs

Everest (2015)

First published by Sight & Sound, November 2015 Synopsis: 1996. Leaving his pregnant wife Jan behind in New Zealand, Rob Hall, head of Adventure Consultants, leads a commercial ascent of … Continue reading

November 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done (2009)

First published by Film4 Synopsis: David Lynch is executive producer on this Werner Herzog film about a man, his sword, his mother, and the long arm of the Lord. Inspired by … Continue reading

April 20, 2015 · 1 Comment

Backcountry (2014)

Review first published by Vérité Film Magazine Writer/director Adam McDonald’s feature debut begins with a stark contrast. The opening shot is a slow tilt down woodland trees, with the buzzing … Continue reading

December 12, 2014 · Leave a comment


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