Tag: ★★★1/2

Review: Lady Macbeth

Murderous intent and sexual voraciousness run rampant in this austere moor melodrama. Pugh is magnificent, with Oldroyd one to watch. Don’t be fooled by the name of William Oldroyd’s striking debut feature Lady Macbeth. Out, […]

Review: Churchill

Brian Cox is magnificent as the wartime leader haunted by past failings and terrified of repeating them. History weighs heavy on Churchill’s iconic shoulders. Winston Churchill is one of those historical figures so completely etched […]

AFFFF review: Wùlu

Breathtaking West African thriller with political clout signals a new directorial talent. Ibrahim Koma is also excellent. Announcing a talent to watch, French-Malian director Daouda Coulibaly’s debut feature Wùlu, currently screening as part of this […]

Review: The Love Witch

Technicolour magic infuses this wild subversion of male gaze horror and sexploitation flicks. Samantha Robinson is sublime. There’s a strange quality to writer/director, producer and editor Anna Biller’s feminist re-envisioning of 60s and 70s occult […]