Buster Keaton Short Films Collection Volume 3

Buster Keaton Short Films Collection Volume 3 US (1920-1922) Dirs. Buster Keaton & Edward Cline The continuation of the journey through the four disc compilation set of Buster Keaton’s short films sees us reach the third disc which is made up entirely of Keaton’s own short films. Kicking off this collection is The Scarecrow, a … Continue reading Buster Keaton Short Films Collection Volume 3

Buster Keaton Short Films Collection Volume 2

Buster Keaton Short Films Collection Volume 2 US (1918-1920) Dirs. Roscoe Arbuckle / Buster Keaton This is a continuation of a look through the four disc compilation set of Buster Keaton’s short films, the first review of which can be found HERE. On this second disc we have more of the work Keaton did with … Continue reading Buster Keaton Short Films Collection Volume 2

Leap Of Faith

Leap Of Faith UK (2015) Dir. Dominic Ryan Time to indulge once again in the cinematic underworld that is the UK independent scene with the third short film from the very busy actor-writer-producer-director Dominic Ryan. Leap Of Faith is straightforward tale of not letting negative circumstances get you down and finding that catalyst to spiritual … Continue reading Leap Of Faith

The Jean Vigo Short Film Collection

The Jean Vigo Short Film Collection France (1930-33) Dir. Jean Vigo A name that will have bypassed many except the hardened cinephiles, Jean Vigo was a prodigious talent whose short life - he died aged 29 in 1934 from tuberculosis - and even shorter filmography have proven to be hugely influential on New Wave filmmakers. … Continue reading The Jean Vigo Short Film Collection

Two Persons Max

Two Persons Max UK (2013) Dir. Tim Kent We take another diversion down the path of the short film, this time a two hander written by and starring a promising acting talent and a former actor and casting director making the move into directing. Two Persons Max sees glamorous Jemma (Jessica Jane Clement), a successful … Continue reading Two Persons Max

The Christmas Party

The Christmas Party UK (2014) Dir. Dominic Ryan Once again we take a slight detour from the usual film reviews to take a look at a short film from an up and coming independent British talent. The Christmas Party is the second short film from actor-writer-producer-director Dominic Ryan, who barely seems to have a moment … Continue reading The Christmas Party

Stockholm

Stockholm UK (2012) Dir. Dominic Ryan A slight change of tact for this site, as I am reviewing an independent short film made by a talented young British actor, Dominic Ryan, who has been developing this film for the past couple of years and it finally came to fruition at the end of 2012. The … Continue reading Stockholm