El Ángel

El Ángel Argentina (2018) Dir. Luis Ortega “You need your stars, even killers have prestige” The Manics may have been trying to appear enigmatic with this lyric but it does have a sliver of truth to it, except “prestige” should be replaced with notoriety. The last thing we want is anyone being influenced by a … Continue reading El Ángel


Neruda Chile (2016) Dir. Pablo Larraín Roses are red Violets are blue Sorry Pablo Neruda This film’s not all about you Obviously I will never be recognised for my poetry as the legendary Chilean was, but Neruda is also (in)famous for being a political outlaw, which is the focus of this loosely factual comic-drama. In … Continue reading Neruda

A Fantastic Woman (Una Mujer Fantástica)

A Fantastic Woman (Una Mujer Fantástica) Chile (2017) Dir. Sebastián Lelio  LGBT films are starting to gain traction within mainstream cinema although they are far from being accepted as mainstream. This powerful Chilean film might be the one history will recognise as kicking the biggest hole in the door that has kept this subgenre on … Continue reading A Fantastic Woman (Una Mujer Fantástica)