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Film Review: The Last Tree

★★★★☆ British filmmaker Shola Amoo loses none of the authenticity in transitioning from documentary to narrative cinema with The Last Tree, an assured and moving sophomore effort. The coming-of-age tale – which is also semi-autobiographical – focuses on Femi (played […]

Film Review: ‘Plastic’

★☆☆☆☆ Though crime capers often have their characters participating in dishonourable actions, there’s commonly a likable, redeeming quality to them that makes them easy to root for. This fundamental building block is nowhere to be found in Julian Gilbey’s Plastic […]