Film Reviews and Movie Trailers

Written, Directed and Animated by: Jack Bennett Narrated by: Mike Skinner Short Film Review by: Hannah Sayer   The premise for Jack Bennett’s latest animated short film is a school scenario which will seem familiar to many. Not the End of the World is a genuinely funny and entertaining short film which proves Bennett’s talent…

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★★★★ Directed by: Scott A. Hamilton Starring: Khalil McMillan, Christopher Mann, Vincent Young, Amanda Diaz Indie Film Review by: Jack Bottomley   With a title like What Death Leaves Behind, you might expect Scott A. Hamilton’s Drama/Thriller to be more of a horror film and in many senses it is just that. However, the horror…

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★★★ Directed by: J.L Jackson Starring: Bobby Cole, Karin Tracy and Jeffrey Carter Short Film Review by: Annie Vincent   Dust-covered, gritty post-apocalyptic disaster movies are a big audience draw these days and Contaminate has all the hallmarks of one such dystopian tale. We are presented with a world destroyed by extreme weather phenomenon, brought…

Leave No Trace review – Sundance London 2018: An unusual father and daughter are at the heart of Debra Granik’s latest triumph

Emma Simmonds 4 June 2018 Sundance London 2018: An unusual father and daughter are at the heart of Debra Granik’s latest triumph Writer-director Debra Granik is best known for introducing the world to Jennifer Lawrence, whose Oscar-nominated breakthrough powered Granik’s much-admired sophomore feature Winter’s Bone. Leave No Trace provides considerable scope for another fledgling actress…

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★★★ Directed by: Bryce Mongillo Written by: J. L. Jackson Starring: Liliane Laborde-Edozien, Chloe Berman, Eric Paul Erickson, David Neff, Varda Appleton, Greg Couet, Nick Bishop, Chris Petrillo Short Film Review by: Chris Olson A young woman called Summer takes it upon herself to investigate the death of her friend Leila, only to discover that…

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★★★Directed by: Ranga Bandaranayake Documentary Film Review by: Owen Herman   Life Without Love – Love Without Life is a documentary that looks at suicide in Sri Lanka, a country which has one of the highest suicide rates in the world. The topic of suicide is often looked at in documentary form, but director Ranga Bandaranayake…