Film Review: Buddies ★★★★

There have been far too few narrative feature films over the years which examine the impact of AIDS, despite its decimation of a generation of gay men. Jonathan Demme’s 1993 Oscar-winning Philadelphia is probably the most mainstream, while that same year Derek Jarman gave us his achingly moving Blue. The eighty-minute avant-garde audio experience, with... Continue Reading →

Film Review: Queen & Slim ★★★★★

Queen and Slim’s initially unnamed two lead characters, brilliantly played by Daniel Kaluuya and Jodie Turner-Smith are referred to at one point in the film as "the black Bonnie and Clyde" which if you're looking for a succinct, over-simplified synopsis gives you a good idea of what to expect without spoilers. There's also more than a... Continue Reading →

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