Highlights from Alfonso Cuaron’s BAFTA screenwriting lecture

On Sunday, Mexican director Alfonso Cuaron stopped by BAFTA’s London headquarters to talk about his career and his screenwriting process – and here are all the interesting things I learned.

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The Shape of Water: Film Review

Guillermo del Toro‘s latest movie The Shape of Water has received rave reviews and so many awards nominations, so my expectations were pretty high – and it managed to exceed them.

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My top ten films from the BFI London Film Festival (LFF)

The London Film Festival is over for another year! I posted a lot of reviews from LFF over the past two weeks and it’s understandable if you missed some, so I’ve created a handy index with links to all my reviews, starting with my top 10!

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The Shape of Water: LFF Film Review

Guillermo del Toro‘s latest movie The Shape of Water received rave reviews after its debut at the Venice Film Festival and still has a 96% rating on Rotten Tomatoes so my expectations were pretty high – and it still managed to exceed them.

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London Film Festival 2017: Ten films I really want to see

There are so many films on the 2017 London Film Festival programme that I’m keen to see and I know I will never see them all.

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Crimson Peak: Film Review

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I am not a big fan of horror movies, nor do I see everyone’s fascination with Guillermo del Toro. But I love Mia Wasikowksa, Tom Hiddleston and Jessica Chastain individually so having them all in Crimson Peak was just a dream for me, not to mention them being dressed in the most stunning costumes. Crimson Peak is stylish, spooky and oozing in gothic atmosphere and tension.

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