Behind The Candelabra

The cult of celebrity appears to be dying. We are now at the stage where fame hungry individuals now have a lot less than the prophesied fifteen minutes of fame. Through the swamp of reality television programmes and twenty-four seven gossip web sites the allure and mystique of performers is now lost. This is one…

R’ha

The Sci-Fi short has been recently utilised as a calling card for the artists , technicians and director involved in the film. There are an increasing number of shorts out there that fall into this category. These films follow a basic pattern. There is a heavy and usually very impressive CGI element and a single…

Oblivion

There appears to be two camps out there. one is the Tom Cruise haters. They cannot stand the work of the man no matter what he is involved in. They see him as a clown that is all over the media for all the wrong reasons, be it his relationships or his links to The Church…

Snowpiercer

In the year 2031 the planet has suffered a major climatic disaster and the only survivors left on Earth are the occupants of a train, The Snowpiercer, that travels the globe using a perpetual motion system. As with real life a class system evolves with the rich and powerful at the front and the poor…

Dimention Zero

It can become disheartening for the budding film maker in today’s blockbuster climate. To know of a vast creative and artistic talent pool around you as you make films only to see the mindless drivel that is pushed at the public in the form of movie entertainment on a weekly basis. It is no wonder…

Prisoners

There is an opinion among movie lovers that sometimes the trailers tend to give away a little too much of the  plot of a film. Used correctly, usually under the direct supervision of the film maker, the trailer can be a tool to tease and create a buzz for a film. Recent examples that come…