Summer Of Film

I have never been a fan of attending the cinema during the summer months, as usually the films which are shown unfortunately tend to be a disappointment to say the least. It is well known in the film industry that May-September are the months in which the biggest of the blockbusters rake in their cash….

Comic-Con Trailers – My Top 5

Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them – Full-length Trailer Reveal So far we had only been given a tiny taste of the ‘new era of magic’ that is set to be released in November, so this first full-length trailer gives us more of a sense of the narrative that will unfold. To put it…

Summer Viewing: Festival Season

I always adore this time of year – whether or not I’m lucky enough to be one of the actual festival attendees, I am always glued to my tv screen watching an amazing array of musical acts. If you hadn’t guessed already – I LOVE music – ¬†everything about it. I couldn’t not share a…

The Weird & Wonderful: Film

Whilst studying a course in Film and Television Production I’ve come across many weird, yet wonderful films, short films and television shows. One of the things I love about this industry is that no topic is shunned as being uninteresting or irrelevant; you name it someone’s probably made a film or television series about it….

My Top 5 Most Influential Women In Film

After all the mothers day celebrations and with International Women’s day coming up on Tuesday 8th March, I decided to create a post on the actresses that I look up to in current cinema. Here are 5 women I believe to be incredibly influential and great role-models for young women today. Jennifer Lawrence Jennifer has…

The Academy Awards: Reaction 2016

So after all the build-up, the Academy Awards 2016 are officially over, but once again the ceremony proved to be the occasion of the year (even if it’s almost impossible to watch here in the UK). As with any awards ceremony, there are the obvious winners and winners that may shock or surprise us and…

Film 2016 – BBC One

Film 2016 Oscars Debate I’ve posted a link above for a show on BBC One that’s probably only watched by film-geeks such as myself. Here’s why; I became aware of this show a few years ago, after walking into our living room whilst my mum was watching an episode. At this point I was only…

Gender & Diversity In The Industry

I’ve been wanting to write a post (or series of posts) about diversity in the film and television industry for some time now. And so, in recent weeks when the majority of the general public were been suddenly exposed to this long-standing issue, after¬†Jade-Pickett and Will Smith decided to decline their invitations to the upcoming…