The A Word

The A Word is a BBC drama television series following a 5-year-old boy and how his dysfunctional family cope with the fact that he has autism. The series was filmed in the beautiful surroundings of the Lake District and is airing in a six parts (beginning 22 March) Five-year-old Joe displays clear signs of communication problems, consistently…

A TV Challenge?

In this post I’d like to talk about a tv series which I’d been “challenged” to watch by my boyfriend and in return I “challenged” him to watch a series that I have recently enjoyed. The series I was challenged to watch was DC’s The Flash, shown in the UK on Sky Atlantic; so far…

Electricity

This is a bit of a different film to what I would normally review, and I can almost guarantee the majority of people reading this will not have heard anything about the feature. This film follows the story of a northern girl named Lily living with severe Epilepsy, therefore the film isn’t exactly light-hearted. However…

What’s On My Tellybox: Crime Dramas

Luther (Series 1 BBC/Amazon Prime) Ever since the series returned to our screens back in January I’ve been trying to catch up on this highly-recommended gritty psychological drama. We first meet DCI John Luther (Idris Elba) returning to his job based in suburban London after a break due to a mental breakdown. When watching the series it is…

Oops….

Sooooo I haven’t posted in the last 4 weeks – there are several reasons; essays, deadlines, easter hols and general procrastination. However I’ve now finally got back into the swing of things; I’ve been working on one small project which I hope will lead onto more projects to take on, I’ve started creating what may turn into…