how to start a revolution

GENE SHARP is not a name familiar to the general public. However if you watch Ruaridh Arrow’s documentary How to Start a Revolution you will be in awe of what this man’s work has achieved, and subsequently surprised by the blank expressions you receive when mentioning a film you’ve recently seen about him. Yet the … Continue reading

the skin i live in

The less known about this film before going to see it the better. There’s a man (a plastic surgeon), a girl (a beautiful girl), and a housekeeper. That’s all you need to know. The plot twist is so inherent to the brilliance of this film that it’s best I refrain from commenting on it much more. I … Continue reading

the temptation of st tony

SUNDAY I went to the cinema. As part of the BFI London Film Festival I saw Estonian writer/director Veiko Ounpuu’s second feature film, The Temptation of St Tony. Having booked the tickets long enough ago for me to have forgotten about them, my friend and I went in clueless as to any details regarding the … Continue reading

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