Northern Lights

Northern Lights Podcast #1 – Oscar Nominations & Local Round-Up

Northern Lights Podcast #1 – Oscar Nominations & Local Round-Up

What do you get when you throw three culture-loving but communically-challenged young men into a recording studio? Potentially many things (including but not limited to the next boyband to have their 15 minutes of fame), but it turns out that if you combine said trio with an experienced guest presenter and a healthy topic of […]

 Josh Hollis

News: Gravity and American Hustle Lead The Way In Oscar Nominations

News: Gravity and American Hustle Lead The Way In Oscar Nominations

By Joshua Hollis and Kieran Murray Alfonso Cuaron’s epic blockbuster Gravity shows no sign of coming back down to Earth, after being nominated for 10 Oscars in this afternoon’s live nomination ceremony, the joint highest of any of this year’s films. Its impressive tally of nominations, including Best Picture, Visual Effects and Cinematography (as well as […]

 Niall Ritchie

12 Years A Slave – Breathtaking. Brutal. Brilliant

12 Years A Slave – Breathtaking. Brutal. Brilliant

12 Years a Slave is a dramatic eye opener into the stark reality of what actually happened to the men and women who were part of the American slave trade. Only a few film-makers have tried to show one of the darkest hours of American history before, but Steve McQueen has done it brilliantly by […]

 Niall Ritchie

Fassbender And Pitt Star In 12 Years A Slave

Fassbender And Pitt Star In 12 Years A Slave

12 Years a Slave is based on the incredible true story of Solomon Northup, a New York State-born free black man who was kidnapped in Washington D.C. in 1841 and sold into the slave trade. Solomon, who had lived with his wife and two daughters, earned his money through being a skilled carpenter and fiddle […]