The title of THE TWO POPES alone sounds makes it sound like a religious film that will pack a punch of witty jokes. What the film circulates and builds upon is the cult of personality that surrounds the role of Pope and the papacy as a whole. Elle Haywood reviews.
After having received acclaim at the Toronto and London Film Festival, HOPE GAP comes to the Cambridge Film Festival, and with it Director and Screenwriter William Nicholson. Elle Haywood speaks to him ahead of the CFF screenings.
The way that Herzog can scope out the narrative of an interview is quite something to behold, with a firm grasp on his line of questioning. Elle Haywood reviews MEETING GORBACHEV.
In Levan Akin’s third feature, AND THEN WE DANCED, comes a tale of innate bravery, masterful performances, and a promising story of youthful ambition and the hurdles that must be overcome to attain glory for a young gay dancer in a conservative country. In a studio in Georgia, professional dancer Merab (Levan Gelbakhani) recites a … Continue reading And Then We Danced
NON-FICTION is a witty, insightful and intelligent film that delves into the lives of those immersed in the publishing industry as it battles for relevance and importance in the modern age. Elle Haywood reviews.
Elle Haywood reviews LARA, “a stand-out piece from this year’s London Film Festival”.
THE LODGE executes a gripping horror, and whilst it is by no means a heart-stopping thriller, its subtle, susurrus nature is sure to snare the audience in its icy grip. Elle Haywood reviews at London Film Festival.
The beautiful subtleties in PHOTOGRAPH are a rare trait: asking the viewer to search themselves for their own meaning. But this is also where the film does fall short at times, requiring a little more substance or drama. Elle Haywood reviews.
Elle Haywood reviews ONLY YOU, a modern-day romance, that descends into painful heartache and bitterly equal feuding.
By virtue of having aged yet visually powerful footage, APOLLO 11 is certainly worth capturing on the big screen and will be orbiting your mind for a long time after. Elle Haywood reviews.