Mexican writer-director-cinematographer-editor Alfonso Cuarón’s, Roma, has been the latest Netflix hit to come to our television screens. The intimate family drama is one of Cuarón’s lost childhood memories brought to life. Currently hitting the headlines at the BAFTA’s and being … Continue reading Roma: Alfonso Cuarón’s masterpiece beautifully unearths his childhood memories.
As someone who avoids horrors at all costs, my head did turn when Bird Box came onto the Netflix Originals list. In the first 7 days, the film accumulated over 45 million views, a personal record according to their books. … Continue reading Bird Box: Director Susanne Bier builds tension & emotional stakes in the shudder-inducing apocalyptic thriller.
Do you ever wonder if you are being controlled by a different force? That you’re not in control of your own actions? Netflix has recently surprised its subscription holders with a brand new one-off interactive episode – Bandersnatch. The reaction … Continue reading Bandersnatch: Black Mirror’s Charlie Brooker gives the power to the people with the intense choose-your-own-adventure special.
What does the future hold for the human race? Climate change is inevitable if we don’t change our ways, but Donald Trump will never change his mind. However, writer-director’s Kevin R. Adams & Joe Ksander have decided to take a … Continue reading Next Gen: Kevin R. Adams & Joe Ksander’s narrative isn’t enough to compete against animation giants.
What would you risk for the sake of having a family? Would you risk your relationship with your partner you have been with for years? Would you risk hurting other family members to have a family of your own? Writer-Director … Continue reading Private Life: Writer-Director Tamara Jenkins immerses herself into a relationship fighting for fertility.
Living on the spectrum is difficult for anyone, you come across new challenges every day and it can become daunting. A neurotypical will often assume that their experience of the world is either the only one or the only correct … Continue reading Atypical: Creator Robia Rashid continues ingenious dramedy about people on the autism spectrum in her new series.
Have you ever received a text message from a complete and utter stranger? Strangely enough, I have and 9 times out of 10, they are either fake or most definitely have the wrong number, which ends up in blocking the … Continue reading Sierra Burgess is a Loser: Ian Samuel’s directing fizzles out in Shannon Purser’s cat-fishing antics.
Would you keep your feelings for a crush written in a letter, hidden away from the world? How many letters would you have? I would never risk the chance of someone finding those letters. It’s bad enough reading back some … Continue reading To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before: Writer Jenny Han sees her novel excellently executed by visionary Susan Johnson.
Did you ever go through a point in your teenage life where you were discovering your sexuality? Are you currently going through this phase and don’t know what to do? It’s difficult for anyone to go through this journey of … Continue reading Alex Strangelove: Writer-Director Craig Johnson pushes Daniel Doheny to dive deep into the blue sea of teenage dating.
Do you know what autoimmune disease is? No, neither did I. Autoimmune disease is when your immune system mistakenly attacks your body. The immune system normally guards against germs like bacteria and viruses and when it senses these foreign invaders, it sends … Continue reading Brain On Fire: Chloë Grace Moretz sheds light on the autoimmune disease with strength & stability.