I recorded a video piece on the wonderful character actor, director and educator Nina Foch for this excellent box set … More
I spoke up for Hindle Wakes in this BFI list of 10 Great British Silents.
Dorothy Arzner’s wonderful Merrily We Go To Hell is released in the UK on the Criterion Collection this week. So … More
In the new, bumper-sized issue of Sight & Sound, I wrote two contributions to the Hidden Heroes cover feature, on … More
Asked to choose my favourite musical for a Guardian roundup, I plumped for Gold Diggers of 1933. Of course!
There are a few wonderful Lois Weber films streaming on the Criterion Channel right now, which are not to be … More
I reviewed Robin Wright’s directorial debut Land, for Empire.
I wrote a comment piece for the Independent arguing that Spacey’s return to the big screen is not a great … More
For the Independent, I took a long look at the iconic feminist road movie Thelma and Louise, which is 30 … More
I reviewed this lovely film, based on Joanna Rakoff’s memoir of working for JD Salinger’s agent, for Sight & Sound.