Beth Orton

Culture Diary w/c 08-04-13

Tuesday – For Ellen 6pm @ FACT Starring Paul Dano (a firm TDN favourite) as Joby Taylor, a struggling musician whose life is spiraling out of his control, the Ellen of the title (played here...

Harmony Korine's Spring Breakers

Spring Breakers Dissected

DW Mault approaches Harmony Korine’s Spring Breakers, perhaps necessarily, from the blind side… Forget everything you’ve been taught. Start by dreaming. F Scott Fitzgerald claimed that there are no second acts in American...

Tile Fire

Studio Series: Andrew Cousins

Photographer and bespoke tile designer Andrew Cousins shows us round his Static studio and his rather unusual design company, Tile Fire… Hi Andy! Please describe your studio space. It’s split into two areas...

Mark McNulty, The Libraries Gave Us Power

The Big Interview: Mark McNulty

DW Mault catches up for a chat with a master documentarian of the city, photographer Mark McNulty…  Every street needs its chroniclers, every town its poets and every city the wake up call to itself....

ATP Film Weds 10the April @ FACT

All Tomorrow’s Parties

All Tomorrow’s Parties: the festival that’s so good they made a film out of it… Flicking through breakfast TV the other day, hovering over an episode of Frasier and moving on (having seen...

Alois Nebel screens at FACT 18th April

The New Czech Cinema

Watch out Romania, the Czech New Wave is coming… When we speak about new wave in the context of cinema, one’s mind will most readily (almost invariably) leap to names like Jean-Luc Godard...


Field Trip #18: A Way In
– Shanghai Biennale

Winner of the inaugural John Moores Critics Award, Linda Pittwood reports back from the recent Shanghai Biennale… The first time I visited the Power Station of Art, epicentre of the 9th Shanghai Biennale,...

Hookworms Thursday @ Camp and Furnace

Culture Diary w/c 01-04-13

Monday – #INDIENIGHT 8pm @ Studio 2, Parr Street Studios FREE Indie; who knows what it even means these days, but Studio 2 @ Parr St. are putting their own spin on things...


Film Podcast #27: Trance and Dans La Maison

Film Podcast #27: Trance and Dans La Maison by The Double Negative on Mixcloud DW Mault reviews Danny Boyle’s neo noir thriller Trance and Francois Ozon’s psychological drama Dans la Maison … Filmed...