Film bits and bobs

Cannibal Holocaust (1980)

Review first published by Little White Lies in 2011, when Shameless Screen Entertainment released their Blu-ray (and DVD) of the film After aerials of the Amazonian rain forest play out in montage over … Continue reading

February 6, 2016 · 2 Comments

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

Hard To Be A God (2013)

Review first published by FilmLand Empire “This is not Earth, it’s another planet,” announces the voice-over at the beginning of Aleksei German’s Hard To Be a God (Trudno Byt Bogom), … Continue reading

October 11, 2014 · 2 Comments


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