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REVIEW: Mank (2020)

Anyone who loves cinema, or who knows somebody who loves cinema, will be all too familiar with Orson Welles classic film Citizen Kane. What is hard to believe in our days of superhero franchises and directors who have to prove themselves for years, is that…

Film Trailers, Films

New Trailer And Poster Released For Joanna Hogg’s ’The Souvenir’

[kad_youtube url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WTw1WGy0WyA&feature=youtu.be” ]   “A young film student in the early ’80s becomes romantically involved with a complicated and untrustworthy man.” Directed by: Joanna Hogg Cast: Honor Swinton Byrne, Tom Burke and Tilda Swinton Release Date: 30th August 2019   “The Souvenir was my most-anticipated…

Film Reviews, Films, Sundance 2019

SUNDANCE 2019: The Souvenir

Director of the amazing Unrelated (2007), Archipelago (2010) and Exhibition (2013) (all of which have gone under-the-radar, particularly in the US) Joanna Hogg now returns with the eagerly anticipated The Souvenir Part One. Those familiar with her work will be used to her slow-paced, but…