The Closer We Get (Karen Guthrie, 2015): Unflinchingly Honest

Five minutes into The Closer We Get, you’ll feel fairly confident that you know where this story is going. Continue reading “The Closer We Get (Karen Guthrie, 2015): Unflinchingly Honest”

On Watching 2 Seasons of ‘Transparent’ in 5 Days

Last weekend, I spent five hours binge-watching the first season of Transparent. I then spent every waking hour (when I wasn’t out watching The Revenant, more fool me) of this past week watching the second season. My PB for binge-watching has been broken. Two seasons in less than a week. That is going on my CV. Continue reading “On Watching 2 Seasons of ‘Transparent’ in 5 Days”

A Syrian Love Story: The Human Face of a Global Crisis

A Syrian Love Story aims to put names and faces to the problems in Syria, making the film personal and deeply emotional. It succeeds, in every way.

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