The end is nigh for this year’s award season! To cap it off, here are our predictions for Sunday’s Oscars…
Due to the nature of release dates and accessibility, we’ve not included Foreign Language Film, Documentary or the Shorts as we haven’t seen enough to make judgements.
Continue reading OSCARS 2018 | Final Predictions
Tis award season again. A time for those in the film industry to acknowledge the work of dedicated members of cinema, allowing many of them the chance to one day look back at their nominations or award wins as their greatest achievements. But I ask myself, is that what award season is about? In recent years I have found award season to be less about acknowledging good films, or opening doors to what eventually become greatly overlooked films, and more about the giant popularity contest that is Hollywood.
Continue reading “Predictable and Unenjoyable” | Why Ashleigh won’t be watching the Oscars
Expect the unexpected as Irish filmmaker Martin McDonagh takes his pitch black brand of dramedy to the west side of the Atlantic. Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri is funny and affirming, traumatic, shocking and unfailingly absorbing. At its heart is a phenomenal turn by Francis McDormand.
Continue reading Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri | Review