Three Eggs by Mike Snelle
June 12, 2011 – 11:00 am | No Comment

The three eggs were the palest of blues, almost white, and were freckled unevenly with tiny brown specks. They were the most beautiful things Thomas had ever held in his hands. He had seen plenty …

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FILM – TRUE GRIT
February 8, 2011 – 9:53 pm | No Comment
FILM – TRUE GRIT

by Fleur Macdonald
Fleur is the co-editor of the excellent arts review aggregation site The Omnivore (www.theomnivore.co.uk)
True Grit isn’t the first Western from the Coen brothers. A modern day contemplation of American values, No …

FILM – CITY OF LIFE OF DEATH
October 18, 2009 – 9:16 am | No Comment
FILM – CITY OF LIFE OF DEATH

by Gabriella Apicella

City of Life and Death is set in Nanking in 1937 during the infamous occupation of the then Chinese capital by the Japanese army towards the end of the war between the two …

INTERVIEW – DUNCAN JONES
October 5, 2009 – 11:13 am | No Comment
INTERVIEW – DUNCAN JONES

by Cathy Thomas

‘For a little indie film, we’ve done extremely well.’ Modest words from director Duncan Jones, whose debut film Moon has scooped high critical acclaim across this summer’s festivals.
Moon, starring Sam Rockwell as …