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I AM GRETA preaches to the progressive converted (Review)

★ ★ ★ Greta Thunberg is, to put it mildly, what we might describe in the U.K. as a ‘Marmite figure’. To others, polarising would…

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London Film Festival 2020: AMMONITE

★ ★ ★ If one were to be slightly facetious, an alternate title for Ammonite might be Portrait of a (Cornish) Lady on Fire. What…

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London Film Festival 2020: ONE NIGHT IN MIAMI…

London Film Festival 2020 is running from October 2nd through to October 19th, and I’ll be variously covering a few films from the event this…

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London Film Festival 2020: SHIRLEY

London Film Festival 2020 is running from October 2nd through to October 19th, and I’ll be variously covering a few films from the event this…

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London Film Festival 2020: RELIC

London Film Festival 2020 is running from October 2nd through to October 19th, and I’ll be variously covering a few films from the event this…

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Movie Review: BLACKBIRD

The films of Roger Michell often concern the tragedy of love, and Blackbird is no exception. Set in the wealthy suburban landscape of the coastal…

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Movie Review: TESLA

Such is the latent tragic power of 19th century genius Nikola Tesla that he remains an enigmatic figure of fascination, as Michael Almereyda’s offbeat biopic…

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Movie Review: SHE DIES TOMORROW

Anxiety is a monster, especially unchecked, and Amy Seimetz’s She Dies Tomorrow is the ultimate expression of the condition as a horrific construct. Based in…

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Movie Review: THE ROADS NOT TAKEN

Dementia serves as a cruel indulgence in Sally Potter’s latest introspective wallow, The Roads Not Taken, a short but thankfully sweeter film than her last….

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