Another Slow Review for Tortoise. I wrote about the pivotal early Chaplin film, Kid Auto Races at Venice (1914).
As part of the Tortoise Slow reviews project, I wrote about cult classic Party Girl, which premiered 25 years ago, … More
The animated gif turned 30 this year, so I wrote about the explosion of movie gifs across social media for … More
It’s no secret that I adore Cary Grant. The recent retrospective at the BFI set me to thinking about where … More
It’s festival season. I wrote about festivals and screens, from Woodstock: the Movie to the fashionistas at Coachella and the … More
Inspired by the new BFI Southbank season Playing the Bitch, I looked at the cultural history of the word and … More
Following the release of Jordan Peele’s Us, I wrote this essay on doppelgängers in literature and film for new site … More