BFI Flare 2021 Film Review: Rūrangi ★★★★1/2

Often films with a message are so busy driving that message home that they become one-note. Rūrangi, which plays this month's virtual 35th BFI Flare: London LGBTIQ+ Film Festival, doesn’t fall into that trap. By placing this transgender homecoming tale into a broader, intersectional context of identity—gender, sexual, cultural—it rises above them to become a... Continue Reading →

Film Review: Chaos Walking ★★

Well, here we are again. A beloved book, the first part of a trilogy, a strong cast… and a mess of a film. Chaos Walking? I wish! This is more like Disorganised Wandering! If you love the book, it’s best to look away while this one is put out of its misery. Acclaimed gay YA... Continue Reading →

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