Film bits and bobs

Macbeth (2015)

First published by Little White Lies Next time you catch yourself lamenting the modern cinematic age’s unhealthy obsession with remakes and sequels, spare a thought for William Shakespeare, who ‘reimagined’ … Continue reading

November 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Prometheus (2012)

First published by EyeforFilm According to Hesiod’s Theogony and Works And Days, after the Titan Prometheus steals fire and “the means of life” from Zeus and gifts them to mankind, … Continue reading

August 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Slow West (2015)

First published by Grolsch FilmWorks “Go west, young man,” was a popular expression in the mid- to late-nineteenth century, as an injunction to new Americans to cultivate the fertile land … Continue reading

June 26, 2015 · 2 Comments

Shame (2011)

First published by EyeforFilm A call girl stands by a bedside table and begins removing her undergarments. “Slowly,” insists Brandon (Michael Fassbender), as he takes in every detail from the … Continue reading

March 19, 2015 · Leave a comment


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