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Bumping into Takashi Miike at the London Film Festival

By on 09/10/2017

Takashi Miike is possibly the most prolific directors alive. From the ultra violence of Ichi The Killer, to the controversy of Audition, to the lynchian weirdness of Gozu and even children’s movies Down at the BFI London Film Festival last night I was in attendance for his 100th movie Blade of the Immortal and the […]

The films I got tickets for – BFI London Film Festival 2017

By on 15/09/2017

Its the time of the year again – the BFI London Film Festival resturns for 2017 and I got a set of tickets for a host of movies. I’m excited to be a part of it again. Reviews to come soon 🙂 Here is the line up Chauka, Please Tell Us The Time An urgent […]

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Things to do in London – 21st July to 6th August

By on 18/07/2017

It’s been a while. The last one of these was in 2014, but we’re back with the top tops of things to do in London over the next couple of weeks. This will be the first of these that I’m recommending things to do in London that doesn’t involve The Forge music venue in Camden. […]

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Anne Marie Morris and Casual Racism

By on 11/07/2017

We live in the age of casual racism (and sexism for that matter). They are so acceptable in our society today that they run throughout our TV, media and even our politics Both today Stormzy being mixed up with Lukaku by the Irish Herald and Tory MP for Newton Abbot Anne Marie Morris at some […]