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Good Vibrations

Good Vibrations

Good Vibrations is an energetic biopic of the charismatic Pied Piper of punk Terri Hooley. 70’s Belfast was not a pretty place, but under the rubble of a crumbling war-torn city, Terri was on a one man mission to drown out the sounds of warring chaos with some very loud music. Terri’s unbridled love of … Continue reading

Flatpack Film Festival 2013 Review

Flatpack Film Festival 2013 Review

From a screening of The Passion of Joan of Arc in a Cathedral accompanied by a live score, to Joan Collins’ movie Empire of the Ants (so bad it’s rad) hosted by Joan Collins herself….*, Birmingham’s Flatpack film festival is nothing short of excellently eclectic. Contrary to the title, there’s no Ikea furniture in sight. … Continue reading

Broken

Broken

Despite the ugly paths this film storms down, Broken is a beautiful film and is worthy of its triumphant win for Best Film of 2012 at the British Independent Film Awards. With an underline objective of highlighting the grit that falls between family cracks, Broken follows a series of tangled tales of the dysfunctional households … Continue reading

Sightseers

Sightseers

If the sinister, ironic or darn right daft edge to holidaying in our great British outdoors hasn’t surpassed you, or maybe you’ve wondered what Bonnie and Clyde would have been like had they satisfied their murderous tendencies in the realms of Busheygap and Fannyfield (yes they are real places in the UK), then Sightseers may … Continue reading