• MONST_2016

    Thursday, October 20, 2016 ·

    “And then one day the invisible man decided: ‘I will make them see me…’” John Cheshire reviews A MONSTER CALLS at BFI London Film Fest!

    A Monster Calls

  • EIGHT2

    Saturday, October 8, 2016 ·

    What was it like to be in the Beatles at the height of Beatlemania? Ron Howard’s documentary lets us peek into the centre of the storm.

    Eight Days A Week

  • Bridget-Jones-Baby-Soundtrack1

    Wednesday, September 21, 2016 ·

    Two films and over a decade after the last film, we’re reunited with a very different Bridget. So why is she still so likeable?

    Bridget Jones’s Baby

  • LITTL_2016

    Tuesday, September 20, 2016 ·

    Ira Sachs eschews melodrama in favour of a beautifully underplayed sense of life taking its complicated course in LITTLE MEN.

    Little Men

  • ONEMO1_2016

    Monday, September 19, 2016 ·

    ONE MORE TIME WITH FEELING: in which the ever enigmatic, knowing artifice of Nick Cave is brought down to earth by the trauma that all parents fear.

    One More Time With Feeling

  • WIENE1_2016

    Friday, August 19, 2016 ·

    WIENER DOG lies somewhere between the comfortable, warm sofa and the miserable, cold doghouse, writes John Cheshire.


  • a-kind-of-loving

    Tuesday, August 9, 2016 ·

    Studiocanal and Emfoundation are pleased to announce the release of a new restoration of the 1962 classic A KIND OF LOVING. Andrew Nickolds reviews.

    A Kind Of Loving

  • WEINE_2016

    Monday, July 4, 2016 ·

    Andrew Nickolds reviews WEINER, a fast paced verite film that unfolds like a modern Shakespearean tragedy.


Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Watersprite: Relationships

Garry Pope reviews three brilliant short films in the “Relationships” series, from three confident filmmakers at Watersprite this year.

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Watersprite: Emotions

Copulating dogs, explicit sex talk and full-frontal puppet nudity: Stephen Watson reviews the “Emotions” strand of shorts at Watersprite 2016.

Monday, March 7, 2016

Watersprite: Quests

The “Quests” collection at Watersprite is made up of four different short films, all about characters on journeys, writes Garry Pope.

Sunday, March 6, 2016

Watersprite: Self-Questioning

Garry Pope reviews “Self-Questioning”, a set of short films from three frighteningly talented directors, at the 2016 Watersprite Festival.

Monday, February 29, 2016


Investigative journalism, but not as we know it – not from the movies, anyway. Andrew Nickolds reviews SPOTLIGHT

Sunday, February 28, 2016

Who’s Who at the Oscars

Rosy Hunt cherry-picks the Oscars’ most interesting, aesthetically pleasing and controversial.

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Interview with Ed Talfan

We spoke to Ed “Hinterland” Talfan about his supernatural melodrama THE PASSING, which premieres on 10 March at Wales One World Film Festival.

Monday, February 22, 2016

PH Programmer Clare Binns

While representing Take One at Berlinale, Jack Toye spoke to Picturehouse exec Clare Binns about life in programming and acquisitions.

Monday, February 22, 2016

Reel Women: 25 Feb

A sneak preview of this month’s REEL WOMEN programme, showcasing local filmmakers and new features on general release.

Sunday, February 21, 2016

The Survivalist

What’s your favourite post-apocalyptic dystopia? Rosy Hunt reviews Stephen Fingleton’s sharp sci-fi, THE SURVIVALIST.