Film reviews and more

Day: 10 February 2012

Interview: Simon Oakes, CEO of Hammer

To celebrate the release this week of James Watkins’ Gothic British ghost story The Woman in Black (2012) – starring former Harry Potter Daniel Radcliffe, Ciarán Hinds and with a screenplay adapted by Jane Goldman from […]

East Winds Film Festival 2012: Preview

In the middle of last week, Third Window Films in conjunction with the Coventry University East Asian Film Society (CUEAFS) officially announced the line-up for the second edition of the East Winds Film Festival, which will […]

Film Review: ‘Casablanca’

★★★★★ Michael Curtiz’s Casablanca (1942) falls into that special category of all-time greats, a phrase that has become so ubiquitous that it fails to capture the sheer excellence of the film. Starring Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman, […]

Glasgow 2012: Your Sister’s Sister to open festival

It’s business as usual at this year’s 2012 Glasgow Film Festival. Whilst other arts events are downsizing amid cutthroat public funding cuts – most notably Scotland’s older, loftier, more celebrated film festival in Edinburgh – Glasgow […]