My top films of the decade: 2010 – 2019

It seems to be the thing to do – as we enter a new decade, a list of favourite films from the one which is just ending appears to be de rigueur. So here we are. I’ve seen other lists where the writers have selected one film from each year of the decade to provide … Continue reading My top films of the decade: 2010 – 2019

Lady Bird

With a sigh of relief I can say that this wasn't as bad as I anticipated. That may sound a bit odd given the acclaim with which it has been received, but I have struggled to enjoy Greta Gerwig in front of the camera, and had a really hard time watching Frances Ha, so I … Continue reading Lady Bird

Call Me By Your Name (2017)

"We wasted so much time" Spring and part of the summer of 1983 (when this film is set) was the beginning of an important period of my life - although I didn't realise it at the time. Aged somewhere between main characters Elio and Oliver, I spent several months living in Italy as part of … Continue reading Call Me By Your Name (2017)