David Upton has a Masters degree in Film Studies from King’s College London and is the Film Editor for online magazine So So Gay. He is on Twitter @randomfurlong.
Sunday, May 4 2014
Claire Denis' jagged filmmaking is matched by the nihilistic darkness of her latest assault on the senses.
Tuesday, March 25 2014
Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton turn down the grotesque but amp up the insidious mixture of morbid comedy and genuine creepiness for this series of stand-alone tales.
Sunday, March 9 2014
Roger Michell and Hanif Kureishi reunite in Le Week-End, a surprisingly uncompromising portrait of a long, restless marriage.
Wednesday, February 19 2014
Guillaume Nicloux's 'The Nun' has a translucent woman at its centre; her face at first a budding rose becomes increasingly drawn and bruised over the course of the film.
Thursday, February 13 2014
The spectre of murder threatens to divide Elizabeth and Darcy in this adaptation of P.D. James' Austen homage, but the poor grasp of character might be the more devastating crime, here.