Maysa Hattab

Maysa is the Film and TV columnist for Xenith.net. Her reviews have also appeared in Crescent Blues Magazine and student press, and she's often found on Twitter (@MaysaMH) and Tumblr.

Reviews // 23 Articles
Blogs // 3 Articles
//Reviews

'Gemma Bovery' Is Just a Woman Trying to Be Happy | 29 May 2015 // 4:30 AM

To viewers, the eponymous Gemma Bovery is an object to feel something about, rather than a being capable of feeling in her own right.

'Wayward Pines' Tinkers With Familiar Strangeness | 13 May 2015 // 3:30 AM

Mixing together the perfection of Wisteria Lane, the damp environs of Twilight, and Twin Peaks, Wayward Pines is an intriguing collection of the familiar.

//Blogs

Endeavour: An Almost Sequel | 4 Jan 2012 // 1:00 AM

Endeavour gives the sense of conferring a privilege to viewers, a glimpse into a rarefied world running parallel to ours.

Ex and the City: Lip Service | 15 Nov 2010 // 11:00 PM

Despite the vaguely sexy word-association, Lip Service is that surprisingly ubiquitous creature; a series obsessed with sex that is hopelessly devoid of the erotic.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

// Sound Affects

"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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