> Martin Sandison, Author at SNACK: Music, film, arts and culture magazine for Scotland

Love Lies Bleeding Review

Julia Ducournau‘s Titane impressed a couple of years ago, with its Cronenbergian body horror ...

Glasgow Film Festival 2024

One of the biggest UK events of its kind, the Glasgow Film Festival this ...

Album Review: Javelin by Sufjan Stevens

In 2015 Sufjan Stevens released my favourite album since the turn of the millennium, ...

FILM REVIEW: Killers of the Flower Moon

From the gritty, visionary Taxi Driver to Oscar-winning crime drama The Departed, Martin Scorsese ...

Film Review – Accident Man: Hitman’s Holiday

When you think of UK cinema, the genre of martial arts comedy doesn’t spring ...

Filmhouse Needs Your Help!

Edinburgh’s Filmhouse cinema has been closed for almost a year after the charitable organisation ...

Film Review: Police Story 3: Supercop

At this year’s Oscars, Michelle Yeoh – Time magazine’s Icon of the Year 2022 ...

The Origin – Glasgow Film Festival 2023 Review

Last year The Northman saw an arthouse action film housed in a prehistoric setting, ...

Typist Artist Pirate King – Glasgow Film Festival 2023 Review

We interviewed director Carole Morley back in 2019, when her stylish neo-noir Out of ...

Film Review: Flux Gourmet

A great filmmaker must love creating new worlds. When British director Peter Strickland landed ...