Month: June 2014

Oculus : Review by Daniel Burden

Review by Daniel Burden @Danburden1138  Ever heard of the concept of Chekov’s Gun? It’s a dramataic idea, “Remove everything that has no relevance to the story. If you say in the first chapter that there is a rifle hanging on the wall, in the second or third chapter, it absolutely must go off” I’m not just starting…

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Belle : Review by Barry Cox

Review by Barry Cox @Baz_Film  Belle (2013) Cast: Gugu-Mbatha-Raw, Tom Wilkinson, Sam Reid, Emily Watson Dir: Amma Asante Certification: 12A Release Date: 13th June 2014 (UK) I am not really a fan of period dramas, so it’s best I get that out the way now. However, I didn’t allow my narrow-mindedness to affect what I hope…

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Rosetta (1999) : Review

Review by Marcus Zizzou @teamzizzou  The Lowdown     Directed by J.P Dardenne/L.Dardenne                                Lead Actress Emile Dequenne                                 Run Time 95 mins    The Brief    : Desperate Rosetta looks for work, hope and an escape from her Precariat upbringing.  Rosetta first and…

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