Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Memoir of a Murderer (살인자의 기억법)

This year the London Korean Film Festival is luring us with an M&M trail of teaser screenings, most recently Won Shin-yun’s MEMOIR OF A MURDERER (2017).

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Knife and Heart

Set in the aesthetically gorgeous backdrop of Paris’ 1970’s pornography scene, KNIFE AND HEART takes viewers on a murder mystery of melodramatic love and loss.

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Cannes Film Festival Blog #2

A daring escape from a piano bar and a run-in with Terry Gilliam – read all about it in the second instalment of Elle Haywood’s Cannes film festival diary.

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Under the Silver Lake

UNDER THE SILVER LAKE takes us on a hazy unfamiliar journey where most of the strange occurrences seem possible, writes Juanita Samson.

Saturday, May 19, 2018

Ziggy’s Will

Elle Haywood speaks to producer Jared Selcer about ZIGGY’S WILL, a short film screened at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.

Saturday, May 19, 2018


Matteo Garone delivers a showpiece of raw gangsterism in the Italian suburbs, and the moral complexities of vengeance in a small town community.

Saturday, May 19, 2018

In My Room

Ulrich Köhler’s IN MY ROOM is an inventive and largely compelling take on the ‘last man on earth’ scenario, writes Tina Kendall.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Girls of the Sun

GIRLS OF THE SUN is told from the perspective of Mathilde who is a French journalist writing an article about “the truth” of women fighting ISIS in Kurdistan.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Solo: A Star Wars Story

SOLO has a nice shiny, squeaky Disney feel to it and lacks the rugged authenticity of the other films, writes Elle Haywood at the Cannes Film Festival.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

The House That Jack Built

Lars Von Trier delivers another uncomfortable cinematic viewing… Elle Haywood reports back from the Cannes premiere.