They say they brevity is the soul of wit. It’s also the soul of the modern film viewer’s attention span and bladder capacity.
When your regular plans have been rained off, it's a joy to spend a day in a darkened room being transported to another world - indifferent to the dreariness of the world outside. With that in mind, enjoy these specially selected films to lift those February blues.
We've finally been blessed with a trailer for the latest from French cinema's enfant incroyable, Claire Denis (Beau Travail, White Material). Sexy, disturbing and mind-bending, High Life was met with cheers, boos and walkouts upon its premiere at TIFF last year. The film doesn't yet have a UK release date, but we'll get the chance to... Continue Reading →
To see you through this bleak midwinter, here's my selection of cinematic treasures for your viewing pleasure - each one the equivalent of sitting by a warm fire with a cup of hot cocoa - which can be found across London's independent cinemas this January. * Rembrandt (BFI Southbank, Tuesday 22nd January @ 8:30 PM)... Continue Reading →