© 2018 by Patrick Sullivan

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November 2, 2018

Originally published via Epigram

Rosamund Pike embodies the inspirational late war journalist, Marie Colvin, in this introspective biopic looking at the PTSD and alcoholism she suffered as well as the dangerous coverage she led in war-torn countries between 2001 and 201...

October 27, 2018

Originally published via Epigram

The divorce of parents is a harrowing experience for any child - especially one in their teenage years. Everybody knows it, and many have had to go through it themselves.

Actor-writers Paul Dano and Zoe Kazan were already an item before f...

October 21, 2018

Originally published via Epigram

Their adaptation of The Night Manager was a huge success in 2016 both in the UK and US, and the BBC hope this similar, star-studded joint effort with American network AMC will follow suit with the first episode airing on BBC One next Sun...

October 19, 2018

Originally published via Epigram

In 2009, Oscar Grant, unarmed and aged 22, was shot dead by a police officer. It is one of many fatal incidents of police brutality against young black men that can be recalled from recent times. In 2013, Ryan Coogler, director of Black...

October 8, 2018

First Man is a character study of Neil Armstrong in the eight years between the death of his daughter and the first moon landing, but the sensory filmmaking means it is so much more than that.

Damien Chazelle has established himself as a classic filmmaker in modern time...

October 6, 2018

The Bristol based organisation, Unchosen, have now merged with Encounters Film Festival to ensure their important work reaches a wider audience.

10 years ago, Trish Davidson set up the national anti-slavery charity, Unchosen, in Easton with the intention of using powerf...

September 21, 2018

This year, Encounters Film Festival conveniently falls on Freshers’ Week, and takes place at Watershed and other venues on Bristol’s bustling Harbourside. 

The event is a plethora of independent British and International cinema - mainly short films, animation, and,...

August 8, 2018

Since the release of its first season on 31st March 2017, 13 Reasons Why has become the controversial TV series of our times. From the first moment, we are acutely aware the teenage narrator, Hannah Baker (Katherine Langford), has killed herself and her voice is the ca...

June 5, 2018

The reality TV sensation, Love Island, is back! The first episode aired at 9pm Monday on ITV2, though it’s fair to say all us students checked in online via the ITV Hub.

Love Island is the perfect show for social media, demanding live commentary every moment. ‘I can’t b...

June 4, 2018

The University’s recently conceived and only practical filmmaking society, IN.Film prides itself on simply getting out there and creating content, whether it be short film, slightly longer short films, or mini-series.

This Wednesday (6th June) from 3pm onwards, the soci...

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