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Review: Romeo is Not the Only Fruit

There’s this somewhat depressing tendency in television and cinema to be completely okay with graphic violence, drugs, profanity, even sex, but the minute two...

Review: Misterman

In the words of Kris Weber, the director of Misterman, there needs to be art that explores mental illness in a powerful, fair, and...

Review: The Commune

There is something oddly satisfying turning peace-loving hippies and those “wholesome” primitivist communes into dark and sinister things. The Commune, written by Gabriel Bergmoser...

Review: Blade Runner 2049

I went into the cinema with a lot of apprehension. Was I even going to enjoy myself? The original Blade Runner was my favourite...

Review: Original Journey

Sometimes less is more. Original Journey takes this approach, ditching the bright colours and computer animation for beautiful, hand-drawn frames in various shades of...

Review: Detour

What if you could split yourself and exist in two parallel universes, never knowing about the existence of the ‘other you’, where you could...

Review: Ingrid Goes West

Ingrid Goes West is written and directed by indie newcomer Matt Spicer (It’s You, Not Me) and produced by the film’s star Aubrey Plaza....