Hello Madness, My Old Friend

Philip Matthews April 18, 2012 0

The films Mental Notes, A Dangerous Method and Spider tackle mental illness in very different ways

Webs of Maya

Gordon Campbell April 18, 2012 0

Underground film-maker Maya Deren still casts a spell

What Would Katniss Do?

Gordon Campbell April 18, 2012 0

The Hunger Games heroine is a sign that women are adapting better to today’s economic realities….

Pedro Does Vertigo

Philip Matthews March 12, 2012 0

Pedro Almodovar’s fresh take on the Hitchcock classic about sex, obsession and second chances

Nature’s Boy

Philip Matthews February 9, 2012 0

The films of Terrence Malick, from Badlands to Tree of Life

Touching the Void

Philip Matthews September 12, 2011 0

In Melancholia Lars von Trier hives off serenely into the cosmos

Why The Long Face ?

Philip Matthews August 4, 2011 0

Bela Tarr’s The Turin Horse, and the controversy about slow cinema

Taxi Driver at 35

Philip Matthews June 28, 2011 0

In the 1970s, New York (and Martin Scorsese) were a lot sleazier and scarier…

I Saw Saw

James Robinson July 28, 2010 0

One intrepid writer watches the six Saw movies one after the other, so that you won’t have to

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