Category: 2018

LFF 2018: The Favourite

Directed by: Yorgos Lanthimos Cast: Olivia Colman, Rachel Weisz, Emma Stone, Emma Delves UK Release Date: January 1st, 2019 Written by Sarah Buddery It takes a special kind of director to have already forged such a unique visual style and creative method of storytelling, with relatively few major features under […]

LFF 2018: Suspiria (2018)

Directed by: Luca Guadagnino Cast: Dakota Johnson, Tilda Swinton, Doris Hick, ChloĂ« Grace Moretz UK Release Date: November 16th, 2018 Written by Dave Curtis For a person that had never seen Dario Argento’s 1977 horror classic (or so I’m told) Suspiria, a viewing of the remake at the London Film Festival […]

LFF 2018: Wild Rose

Year: 2018 Directed by: Tom Harper Starring: Julie Walters, Jessie Buckley, Sophie Okonedo Written by Sarah Buddery With A Star is Born tearing up the box office and its sights set on the big awards, Wild Rose is in many ways the UK’s answer to the Bradley Cooper […]

LFF 2018: Green Book

Year: 2018 Directed by: Peter Farrelly Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Linda Cardellini, Mahershala Ali Written by Sarah Buddery To the surprise of everyone (who was able to avoid social media at least!) the surprise film at London Film Festival this year was Green Book; the Peter Farrelly (Yes, a […]

LFF 2018: Beautiful Boy

Year: 2018 Directed by: Felix Van Groeningen Starring: TimothĂ©e Chalamet, Steve Carrell, Maura Tierney, Amy Ryan Written by Dave Curtis Just imagine being a parent to a child that is a drug addict. Beautiful Boy shows meth addiction and its recovery through the eyes of writer David Sheff […]

LFF 2018: Roma

Year: 2018 Directed by: Alfonso CuarĂłn Starring: Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira, Diego Cortina Autrey, Carlos Peralta, Marco Graf, Daniela Demesa, Nancy GarcĂ­a GarcĂ­a, VerĂłnica GarcĂ­a Written by Sarah Buddery ‘Roma’ may just be Alfonso CuarĂłn’s masterpiece. A bold way to start any review, but ‘Roma’ is a bold […]

JUMPSCARECUT: Defarious (Short)

Year: 2018 Directed by: Chase Michael Pallante Cast: Janet Miranda, Jason Torres, Sonia Sierra Runtime: 13m 17s “A young woman is tormented by her nightmares and they are beginning to manifest so strongly she becomes disillusioned between the world of her imagination and what is truly reality.” Written […]