Ben Affleck's Argo

Film Podcast #11: Argo, The Sapphires and Grassroots

13/11/2012

Film Podcast #11: Argo, The Sapphires and Grassroots by The Double Negative on Mixcloud DW Mault reviews Ben Affleck’s historical drama Argo, Wayne Blair’s musical comedy The Sapphires and Stephen Gyllenhaal’s comedy Grassroots....

Nosferatu's Count Orlok

Celebrating 90 years of the Vampire in film

07/11/2012

We humans seem increasingly incapable of kicking the vampire habit. Long may it continue… Yeah we know Hallowe’en has come and gone, but seeing Nosferatu with a wonderful live score from Minima earlier...

Wu Tsang's Wildness

Wildness – Reviewed

06/11/2012

Wu Tsang’s first feature Wildness is a confident, touching and highly promising one, finds  Justin Lewis…  Filmmaker, artist and activist Wu Tsang was praised earlier this year in the Whitney Biennial and Outfest in...

The Creator Al & Al

Who is The Creator?

05/11/2012

The Creator, a film about Alan Turing, was conceived by the only filmmakers who could have made it, says Laura Brown… History is what those who have power write down. Poor you if...

Room 237

Room 237 – a cineaste’s delight

02/11/2012

DW Mault on new film Room 237, and the continuing enigma of, and fascination with, Stanley Kubrick… Cinema from its birth has welcomed mystery; what Freud called the sense of the other, the...

Rust And Bone

Rust And Bone – Reviewed

31/10/2012

DW Mault finds beauty and truth in the existentialism of Rust And Bone… It seems a perfect time to be discussing the death of Anglo-Saxon narrative cinema, the morning after the announcement of...

Reel Unknown The Goonies

Goonies never say die!

19/10/2012

Rachael Jones ventures into the night for her second bite of the Reel Unknown experience… We’re going to start this review with a bold statement: we are, to quote Daphne Moon, ‘a little...

Dig!

Dig! – Previewed

10/10/2012

Dig! Or how not to get ahead in the music business… In 1995, Courtney Taylor-Taylor’s The Dandy Warhols were fast friends with Anton Newcombe and his band The Brian Jonestown Massacre. Set in...

Guy Maddin's Keyhole

Film Podcast #10: Guy Maddin’s Keyhole

03/10/2012

Film Podcast #10: Guy Maddin’s Keyhole by The Double Negative on Mixcloud DW Mault reviews Guy Maddin’s abstract thriller Keyhole. In a house haunted with memories, gangster and deadbeat dad Ulysses Pick arrives...