When working on up coming film Homeless Ashes recently, I got the privilege to work with the fantastic actress, Angela Dixon. After some great conversations I asked if Angela would mind answering a few questions for the blog. She said yes and this is the great result. Enjoy this one, Angela parts with some great […]Read more "An Interview With Actress Angela Dixon"
Ok, where to start with this one? If you only read this far then take this away, WATCH THIS FILM! Just Say Goodbye is everything I love about watching and reviewing independent films. It’s so easy to forget that Just Say Goodbye is a no budget film and, though I am sure it will have […]Read more "Just Say Goodbye – Film Review"
Some of you may have seen the understated adverts for Collateral Beauty during its release in 2016. I remember seeing them and thinking, its just another of those feel good comedy films thats not really that special, why should I watch this one? Consequently, I didn’t watch the film. See what I mean here: Having […]Read more "Collateral Beauty – Film Review"
Matt Tory, Director of We Make Movies, is back with a new short film called ‘To The Moon’. A recent winner of the most thought provoking film in this years Festival Angaelica, “To The Moon” follows a man and his slow brother, Cooper, with his strong desire to get to the moon. As a character […]Read more "To The Moon – A Short Film by Matt Tory"
What is the Film Expo South? Film Expo South is the amazing brain child of Gillian Tully, an actress and entrepreneur from Southampton. Designed to bring filmmakers of any field together into one place for networking, exposure, passion, collaboration and sheer enjoyment of the craft that we all know and love. 2016 was Gillian’s first […]Read more "Film Expo South – 4th Feb 2016"
Ask people to name an A-List actor and 9 times out of 10, Leonardo DiCaprio will feature in within the first 5 people they can think of. Yet, this amazing actor has yet to win the coveted of all acting prizes, the Academy Award or Oscar as its better known. There are many films that […]Read more "Is This Leonardo DiCaprio’s Oscar Year"
So I have heard a lot about this mysterious film that Eddie Redmayne was doing about a transgender lady and I wasn’t sure if I would want to see it or not. Then I watched this: Do I want to see it now? Well….yes, I do! Eddie Redmayne is brilliant at capturing that human emotion […]Read more "The Danish Girl – Trailer: Could Eddie Redmayne do it Again"
It doesn’t take a genius to realise that one of Hollywoods hottest actors has recently been a little, well, off the boil. I am of course referring to the legendary Johnny Depp. When you mention his name it’s difficult to remember that this actor, that has graced us with so many inspiring performances, has yet […]Read more "Black Mass – Trailer – Is this the return of Johnny Depp?"
We have been privileged to be provided with a second trailer for the 2016 film Risen. Let’s check it out: This film intrigues me massively. I love the exciting concept of viewing a story we all know of through the eyes of a non-believer. Would you believe it even if you witnessed it? Its such […]Read more "Risen – Trailer"
Hello my fellow thespians, this post is for you. Ever watched an amateur production and seen that person that just, well, isn’t reacting in a real way? You know, that over actor that just can’t help but “sell” their performance. The problem is, we have all probably done it at some point while learning and […]Read more "Acting: How to React"