EUropean Films are Great

I recently heard of a somewhat bizarre phenomenon that’s happened in North Korea over several decades, and it got me thinking. Before I let my thoughts run away with me without providing any context, I’ll briefly explain said “phenomenon”. In a nutshell, South Korean activists wait for the right time of year, around Spring time, …

Video Bob & The Fugitive

Being at home constantly watching films on TV, rather than on a huge cinema screen, has got me thinking. So I’d like to take a trip down memory lane because, well why not? Mmmm the sweet smell of nostalgia…. I’ll pick a year. Let’s choose 1996, when I was the tender age of 10 years …

Look Inside – The Coen’s Film About Nothing & Everything

At the 2013 London Film Festival, the 57th such edition, The Coen Brothers masterpiece Inside Llewyn Davis was shown. It had already been shown at Cannes and the New York Film Festivals, but it was from this point that it started to circle me; much like the narrative loop we’re taken through as viewers. Or, …

A Message to the King: Remembering Chadwick

What I’m going to write here won’t be anything that isn’t also being written in other blogs, news articles and social media posts all over the world. Since it was announced over the weekend that Chadwick Boseman’s life had been tragically cut short, at the impossibly young age of 43, the outpouring of love has …