Food is a lot more than something we consume in order to get some energy. Food has emotion. For anyone who ever tucks into a big tub of ice cream the minute they get sad or rages into a plate of noodles, you’ll know that feelings are tied up within breakfast, lunch, and dinner. So much more than this is tradition and family. Heritage and … Continue reading Bao – Short Film Review
I don’t need an entire article to review Dream Journal. I only need seven words: What the FUCK did I just watch? Dream Journal is a three minute short film and part of Channel 4’s Random Acts, random being the operative word here. The short describes itself as amateur 3D animation and computer generated niche erotica.Throughout the film’s runtime, we follow a head placed on … Continue reading Dream Journal (Short) – BFI Film Festival Review
by Robert Makin. Ahead of our special shorts night with International Review, and Ritzy Cinema, we’re featuring the directors and their short films. First up is Moo, a devilishly brilliant comedy that has beef with art pretension. It revolves around a young artist who is obsessed with cows and must decide between them and her peers at art school. We spoke with director and writer … Continue reading Ritzy Shorts Interview: Samuel Galloway & Moo!
Drag is everywhere at the moment. Everyone and their mothers are completely obsessed with all things cinched and all things wigged. Thanks to the popularity of RuPaul’s Drag Race, drag has gone from the clubs and nightlife to mainstream life. In fact, side bar, I just had an hour meeting that turned into two because we were both frothing from the mouth about the show. … Continue reading On The Short Circuit: Karen from Finance
Do you ever think that one day death not be such a finality? We all know that one day, our bodies are going to transgress, transform, and transcend into a different plane. A virtual one, perhaps? Where our consciousness leaves the mesh of bones and muscle and becomes part of the virtual world? It’s a scary but encompassing thought where technology could push us beyond … Continue reading No Guarantee – Short Film Review