March 16, 2019
Casey Bernice Shaw
Women in Horror Month started as a grassroots movement, with the aim to raise awareness of the underrepresented work of women in horror. The initiative has...
February 26, 2019
Last week, I celebrated Valentine’s in the only way I found fitting – with a screening of Baz Lurhmann’s, exquisite ‘Romeo + Juliet’ (2002). The contemporar...
February 22, 2019
Alabama is adorable and vulnerable. Her southern drawl and delicate energy, is pitted by the stark, potent reality of her environment. Her monologues, which...
August 6, 2018
Celie is in many ways a character fraught which tragedy. A lifetime of abuse and discrimination presents her as a victim of her surroundings as she narrates...
June 19, 2018
With the introduction of new wave and the refreshing social shift, brought about by the baby boomers, intricate female characters with human qualities stepp...
October 21, 2017
Interview with filmmaker, John Katsoulieri regarding his recent creative collaboration with Christopher Chaplin
September 13, 2017
As part of the series which explores influential female film characters, I explore James Mangolds adaptation of Susanna Kaysen's unforgettable memoir wi...
July 25, 2017
As part of the 'Influential Female Characters in Film' series, I take a look at Fritz Lang's German Expressionism films and identify the relevan...
July 15, 2017
As part of the 'Influential Female Characters in Film' series, The Five Dollar Shake takes a look at the refreshing portrayal of women in Tarantino...
July 3, 2017
How did the true-life biopic, 'Boys Don't Cry' (1991) spark controversy and inspire a movement? Exploring as part of the influential female film...
The Final Girls UK: Celebrating Women & Horror.
A Valentine's Night At: The Village Screen Pop-Up Cinema & Victoria Baths
Top Ten: Influential Female Film Characters - Alabama, True Romance (1993)
Top Ten: Influential Female Film Characters - Celie, The Color Purple (1985)
Top Ten: Influential Female Film Characters - Diana Scott, Darling (1965)
‘Aelia Laelia’ A Music Film for Christopher Chaplin: Interview with Filmmaker, John Katsoulieri
Top Ten: Influential Female Film Characters - Girl, Interrupted (1999)
Top Ten: Influential Female Film Characters - Maria, Metropolis (1927)
Top Ten: Influential Female Film Characters - The Bride, Kill Bill (2003/2004)
Top Ten: Influential Female Film Characters - Brandon, Boys Don't Cry (1991)