Rafiki

Rafiki – LFF 2018 Review

The title may mean “friend”, but the relationship between the two teen girls at the centre of Wanuri Kahiu’s Rafiki runs far deeper than that. Provoking a storm of controversy upon its initial...
Miriamlies

Miriam Lies – LFF 2018 Review

After a chaste online romance in which no photos have been exchanged, biracial Miriam (Rodríguez) is shocked to discover that Jean-Louis (Suarez) – the boy she has been planning on inviting to her...
Been So Long Still 0

Been So Long – LFF 2018 Review

In 2018, with rom-coms and musicals well and truly back with a vengeance, this beautiful, neon-drenched romantic drama couldn’t have come at a better time. Based on the Young Vic’s stage musical of the...
The Greatest Showman

The Greatest Showman – Review

In true Barnum spirit, director Michael Gracey’s dazzling musical The Greatest Showman embraces his subject’s famous proclivity for massaging the truth. The man who once paraded elderly ex-slave Joice Heth...
Legoninjago

The Lego Ninjago Movie – Review

Three years ago, The Lego Movie astounded us all with its charm, wit, and heart. February’s fantastic Lego Batman proved it was no simple fluke. Ninjago, the newest brick in the Lego Movie franchise, proves...