County Lines – Review

by Billie Melissa Henry Blake’s feature directorial debut is an extension of his 2017 short film of the same title. County Lines is a gritty look behind the curtain at the heart-breaking way in which children are groomed and exploited by the county lines criminal network. The film anchors itself with the shocking statistic that 10,000 children across the UK are involved in similar activities, … Continue reading County Lines – Review

Cup of Cheer – Review

by Maria Lattila   You know those Christmas films that play on Channel 5 every weekend from mid-November all the way to the big day itself? They’re always ridiculously cheesy and stupidly adorable but hold very little cinematic nutritional value at their tinsel-covered core. Cup Of Cheer smartly tries to avoid this by being hyperaware of its narrative direction, but ultimately, doesn’t do enough to truly … Continue reading Cup of Cheer – Review