Author: Ella Pace

Academy Awards Round-Up

The Academy Awards seem to have crept up on all of us this year, probably due to the distractions of “real world” issues. Nonetheless,...

Review: Fences: “Viola Davis shines”

Fences is a screen adaptation of August Wilson’s renowned play of the same name. Directed by Denzel Washington (The Great Debaters, Antwone Fisher) who...

Review: La Danseuse/The Dancer

La Danseuse, translating to The Dancer, is a French biographical drama written and directed by newcomer Stéphanie Di Giusto. The film recounts the artistic life...

Review: Lion

Lion is an Australian production based upon Saroo Brierley’s memoir ‘A Long Way Home’. Directed by relative newcomer Garth Davis and written for the...

Review: Jackie

Jackie is an atypical biopic seen through the eyes of Jacqeline Kennedy (Natalie Portman). Then main framing of the story follows the events which...

Review(s): La La Land

Somehow, 1950’s and ‘60’s musicals have decided to return to the modern era (all of the ridiculous dancing of that time, with none of...

Review: Paterson

Paterson is an independent film by writer/director Jim Jarmusch (Dead Man, Only Lovers Left Alive). Having been heavily featured throughout international film festivals including...

Review: Nocturnal Animals

Nocturnal Animals is written for the screen and directed by renowned designer Tom Ford (A Single Man). Based on Austin Wright’s 1993 novel, the...

For Your Consideration: Oscar Futures

Over the next few months, our list of ‘films to see’ will grow exponentially with some of the year’s best films. Released in preparation...