Ewan Gleadow

Review: Faces Places

Review: Faces Places

It’s a shame that I’d not heard of the legendary director Agnes Varda until a couple of days after she had passed away.  Her resonance with fans of French cinema is one of her most pivotal selling points.  Varda is responsible for some of foreign cinema’s most important movies: La Pointe Courte, Cleo from 5 to 7 and Vagabond are […]

 Kamron Kent

Sunderland ‘Til I Die – Review

Sunderland ‘Til I Die – Review

Any supporters who may not want to watch this documentary should definitely reconsider: it is gripping, must-see television for all fans. The series follows Sunderland Association Football Club and their downward spiral to the bottom of the English Championship, the second tier of English football, showing not only the business aspects of the club but […]

 Kamron Kent

Sunderland ‘Til I Die – Preview

Sunderland ‘Til I Die – Preview

With the many football documentaries spawning at present, such as ‘All or Nothing: Manchester City’ and ‘First Team: Juventus’, Sunderland Association Football Club is getting their own series, released on Netflix on December, 14. The documentary follows SAFC in a ‘fly on the wall’ type fashion, filming their catastrophic, 2017/18 ‘double relegation’ season in the […]

 Neil Pringle

TV REVIEW: The Vietnam War

TV REVIEW: The Vietnam War

Documentary Series Directors: Ken Burns & Lynn Novick Written by: Geoffrey C Ward Soundtrack: Trent Razor & Atticus Ross Narration: Peter Coyote Episodes: 10 BBC 4: Mondays, 10-12pm; BBC iPlayer The story of The Vietnam War, told in ten episodes, by the master documentary-maker Ken Burns. After American involvement in Vietnam officially ended in 1975, […]

 Lee Valks Pollard

Review: Montage of Heck

Review: Montage of Heck

The most intimate Kurt Cobain documentary ever made, Montage of Heck offers an all access pass into the artistic mind and private life of Kurt Cobain. In the 8 years it took to make the movie director Brett Morgen was gifted an all access look into the Nirvana vaults, with Cobain’s wife Courtney Love and […]