Diego Maradona

Diego Maradona

Asif Kapadia has already delivered two of the finest documentaries in modern film history with "Senna" and "Amy".  Taking archive footage and audio then cutting to tell the remarkable tales of remarkable people.  Both films deserve to be seen by you and, if you have already seen them, to be seen again. Kapadia has now [...]

Britpop Cinema, Matt Glasby

Britpop Cinema, Matt Glasby

With the arrival of a sequel to the much lauded, and even mucher loved, "Trainspotting" coming down the tracks, author Matt Glasby decided it would be a good idea to revisit the original and place it in the context of the other films of its time.  From that idea has come "Britpop Cinema" where Glasby [...]

Lords of Chaos

Lords of Chaos

***SPOILERS*** "I don't want to see people respecting me, I want them to hate and fear." (Euronymous) Hate and fear. Truth and lies. Order and chaos. Music and mayhem. Mayhem...violent or extreme disorder. Mayhem provided violence and extreme disorder and so were true to their name and to their ideals. Where those ideals led them [...]

International Women’s Day – An Interview with Jo Hartley

International Women’s Day – An Interview with Jo Hartley

this article was first published in 2010 on myfilms.  the original can be found here The first time I speak with Jo Hartley is to confirm the time of our interview...the conversation lasts little more than three minutes but in that time I found out everything I needed to know about her as she managed [...]