Film Reviews, Horror, Sundance 2021

REVIEW: Censor (Sundance 2021)

Newsflash: All your favourite slashers are weaker than the censor. It matters not if you’re the next Jason, Freddy or Pinhead, or if you are them, with just one strike the censor can shorten, curb, alter or altogether eliminate their killing spree. And they can…

Film Reviews, Latest, Sundance 2021

REVIEW: Pleasure/Violation (Sundance 2021)

Two takes on sexual subject-matters from women directors that are deliberately provocative, but with very different results. After decades of men directing films featuring women who are nude and in various sexual scenes and scenarios, it is refreshing that we’re starting to see some examples…

Film Reviews, Latest, Sundance 2021

REVIEW: Mayday (Sundance 2021)

Feminist rage is not new: sirens lured sailors to their deaths in Greek mythology thousands of years ago, and the famous Amazonian warriers battled armies of men and matched them blow for blow. It’s with these stories in mind that Karen Cinorre makes her feature…