Cowboys film Review

The must-see film of the month is a small film called ‘Cowboys.’ It’s small because it doesn’t have huge stars in it and also it’s small in length – 85 minutes – but it packs an important and timely punch…

Tu Me Manques (I Miss You)

A father takes a trip to New York City to understand the life his son led in the new film ’Tu Me Manques’ (I Miss You). Argentine Actor and Theatre Director Oscar Martínez is brilliant as the father – Jorge…

Song Without a Name

‘Song Without a Name’ (Canción sin nombre’) is a harrowing Peruvian film about a young, poor, pregnant woman from the Andes who is about to experience a nightmare that any new mother would not want. Set in 1988 in Peru…

Breaking Fast film Review

Mo (Haaz Sleiman) is a doctor who lives a Muslim lifestyle in West Hollywood. After a heartbreaking breakup, Mo is learning to navigate life as a single man, luckily with the support of his overbearing but very protective mother (Ruja…

Potted Panto

Daniel Clarkson and Jefferson Turner present to us ten-minute versions of six panto fairytales, with a seventh thrown to complete the theme (Snow White anyone?). Both of them play all the characters in a show that makes you very happy…

The Nest Film Review

A marriage is on the verge of collapse in the new film ’The Nest.’ Set in 1986, in an era before mobile phones, ’The Nest’ follows young couple Rory (Jude Law) and his beautiful wife Alison (Carrie Coon) in their…

Proxima Review

Eva Green is superb as a divorced single mother who is an astronaut chosen to go into space in the excellent ‘Proxima’. Sarah (Green) is a French astronaut training at the European Space Agency in Cologne and lives alone with…

I am Woman review

An Australian singer, with a young daughter in tow, arrives in 1996 New York to make it as a singer. The woman’s name was Helen Reddy. Yes, Helen Reddy the legend who sang such hits as “I Don’t Know How…

Tommaso film Review

Willem Dafoe gives one of his best performances as a film director struggling to come to terms with life. Dafoe is the title character – ‘Tommaso’ – an older American expat living in Rome. He is putting together a new…

Only the Animals

A woman disappears in the mountains of France – and it’s her death that links several people in the very dramatic French film ‘Only the Animals.’ The opening shot in this film is of a black man with a goat…