What I learned from Sean Baker’s BAFTA Screenwriters Lecture

Sean Baker, the co-writer/director/editor of the excellent The Florida Project, recently stopped by BAFTA’s Piccadilly headquarters to give a lecture about how he goes about screenwriting and making his films.

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The Florida Project: Film Review

The Florida Project didn’t necessarily jump out at me on the London Film Festival programme but it had received really good word of mouth from previous film festivals so I had to see if it was worth the praise, and it certainly is.

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Top Films for November

It’s the start of November, which means it’s movie preview time! We’re slowly getting into awards season, with a lot of London Film Festival favourites hitting general release, but that doesn’t mean the blockbusters have disappeared. Here’s my recommendations for November:

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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 Florida Project: LFF Film Review

The Florida Project didn’t necessarily jump out at me on the LFF programme but it has received really good word of mouth from previous film festivals so I had to see if it was worth the praise, and it certainly is.

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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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