LFF 2021: The French Dispatch – Review

Release Date – 22nd October 2021, Cert – 15, Run-time – 1 hour 48 minutes, Director – Wes Anderson A group of journalists assemble the final edition of The French Dispatch magazine, after the passing of its editor. ‘Wes Anderson’s made his film again’. It’s a joke many people, including myself, have made numerous timesContinue reading “LFF 2021: The French Dispatch – Review”

PIFF 2021: When All That’s Left Is Love – Review

Release Date – TBC, Cert – N/A, Run-time – 1 hour 17 minutes, Director – Eric Gordon Director Eric Gordon documents the love between his parents as his mother assists his father as he declines with Alzheimer’s. There’s no denying the highly personal nature of Eric Gordon’s When All That’s Left Is Love. It’s aContinue reading “PIFF 2021: When All That’s Left Is Love – Review”

PIFF 2021: Pioneers In Skirts – Review

Release Date – TBC, Cert – N/A, Run-time – 1 hour, Director – Ashley Maria Documentary looking at the gap towards gender equality in different industries, and what can be, and has been, done to help close it. Director Ashley Maria’s Pioneers In Skirts is a film that spends no time wasted, getting straight toContinue reading “PIFF 2021: Pioneers In Skirts – Review”

PIFF 2021: Sum Of Us – Review

Release Date – TBC, Cert – N/A, Run-time – 1 hour 40 minutes, Director – Anthony Meindl A series of short stories linked by the actors talking about their connections to performing. “Don’t do it unless you really can’t live without it” is the advice of one of the various actors taking part in thisContinue reading “PIFF 2021: Sum Of Us – Review”

PIFF 2021: The Big Kitty – Review

Release Date – TBC, Cert – N/A, Run-time – 1 hour 10 minutes, Directors – Tom Alberts, Lisa Barmby When Russian princess’ (Lisa Barmby) beloved cat goes missing a private detective (Tom Alberts) is called in to search the city for the valuable feline. An homage to the noir films of 40’s Hollywood, husband andContinue reading “PIFF 2021: The Big Kitty – Review”

PIFF 2021: The Prison Within – Review

Release Date – TBC, Cert – N/A, Run-time – 1 hour 25 minutes, Director – Katherin Hervey Convicted criminals sit down to openly discuss the root of their crimes with victims present. “We can’t rewind the clock for ourselves, but we can surely remove the obstacles for other people”. This is one of the manyContinue reading “PIFF 2021: The Prison Within – Review”

PIFF 2021: Tyrants Of Tomorrow Telethon – Review

Release Date – TBC, Cert – N/A, Run-time – 1 hour 33 minutes, Director – Christopher Shorr Former dictators Carlo Supremo (Christopher Shorr) and Jefe Pablo (James P. Jordan) host a telethon to raise money to support future dictators, however a production assistant (Emma Ackerman) has had enough of the various guests (Mary Wright) andContinue reading “PIFF 2021: Tyrants Of Tomorrow Telethon – Review”

PIFF 2021: Cream – Review

Release Date – TBC, Cert – N/A, Run-time – 1 hour 29 minutes, Director – Nóra Lakos A bakery owner (Vica Kerekes) assembles a fake family (László Mátray, Erik Gyarmati) in the hope of winning a cash prize that could save her business. “From now on I only care about my pastry shop” defiantly claimsContinue reading “PIFF 2021: Cream – Review”

PIFF 2021: Invisible Love – Review

Release Date – TBC, Cert – N/A, Run-time – 1 hour 50 minutes, Director – Xiang Guo Jailed for murder Nguyen Thi Hoa (Hoang Thi Bich Phuong) finds herself reflecting on the relationships and affairs that have plagued her life. Thrown into a dark, cold, isolated jail cell, shackled and bleeding Nguyen Thi Hoa (HoangContinue reading “PIFF 2021: Invisible Love – Review”

PIFF 2021: Kiss The Ground – Review

Release Date – 22nd September 2020, Cert – PG, Run-time – 1 hour 25 minutes, Directors – Joshua Tickell, Rebecca Harrell Tickell Documentary looking into how agriculture and the Earth’s soil can help combat climate change. Aside from planting more trees and expanding home-grown produce Kiss The Ground turns and takes a look at howContinue reading “PIFF 2021: Kiss The Ground – Review”