Film bits and bobs

Observance (2015)

Longer version of piece published by Sight & Sound as part of coverage of the Cult programme at the London Film Festival 2015 “Just watch and report back. That simple.” Still … Continue reading

November 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

We Are Still Here (2015)

First published by Little White Lies Like many a ghost story, Ted Geoghegan’s feature debut traffics in grief, loss and the persistence of the past. Anne and Paul Sarchetti (Barbara … Continue reading

September 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Nina Forever (2015)

First published by Vérité “I’d love it if my boyfriend tried to kill himself because I’d died,” declares 19-year-old Holly (Abigail Hardingham). “But he didn’t kill himself, did he?” replies … Continue reading

March 20, 2015 · 1 Comment

Life After Beth (2014)

Review first published by Grolsch FilmWorks Zack Orfman (Dane DeHaan) is grieving. His girlfriend Beth Slocum (Aubrey Plaza) was recently bitten by a snake, and died. They had been going … Continue reading

August 30, 2014 · 1 Comment

The Forgotten (2004)

Review first published by Movie Gazette Joseph Ruben’’s ‘The Forgotten’ opens with a sweeping aerial view of New York City, before zeroing in on a group of young children playing … Continue reading

January 21, 2014 · Leave a comment


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