Tag: movies

Culture on the Run, Film & TV

Blindspotting

At a time when so many incredible indie films are being made, Blindspotting sits well amongst the list as one of the must-sees. It’s a feature film that channels the talent of spoken word artists, Daveed Diggs and Rafael Casal, into an urgent, compelling fresh take on contemporary America. On screen, as in real life, the actors […]

Film, The Rundown

That’s a Wrap, #Cannes17!

Here’s to the 70th edition – and my 11th – of the Cannes Film Festival! – to sharing teeny-tiny apartments with teeny-tiny flights of stairs and no elevator – to forgoing late-night parties for early-morning miles with breathtaking views – to Tilda, and Jake, and, Will, and Isabelle – to dancing to Justice with a […]

Film, Miss N

Oscars 2013: The Votes Are In!

If the movie industry were a reality show then Tuesday evening would have been the night the telephone lines closed. Voting for the 85th edition of the awards ended, and now all the ballots (including those cast, for the first time, online) will be taken to a secret location and counted by Pricewaterhouse Coopers, who […]