Film interview: Ben Sharrock – Limbo

Ben Sharrock, 33, captured the 2016 EIFF Michael Powell Award for his debut feature Pikadero, a Basque language comedy drama. Now the Edinburgh-native writer-director has returned with Limbo, a deadpan comedy about asylum seekers housed on an isolated Scottish island. ...

Film Interview: Philippe McKie (Dreams on Fire)

To say that Dreams on Fire is a simple tale in stylish furs would ...

Interview: Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival 2021

If one were to name the film towns upon the Scottish artistic landscape, the ...

Controversial & Classic – Film Reviews: ‘Performance’ & ‘The Devils’

As a mid-teen I discovered my two favourite British films. Performance shocked and enraptured ...

The (not) Gay Movie Club: Big Business

From Twins to the various incarnations of The Parent Trap, twins and their hilarious ...

Review: Human Rights Watch Festival

Much can change in the space of 30 years, and few organisations will have ...

The (not) Gay Movie Club: Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion

I don’t want to make this all about me…but I am celebrating a milestone ...

Interview: JD Twitch – BEATS

This interview was first featured in the May 2019 issue of SNACK. In the ...

Film Interview: Director Alastair Cole talks about Iorram (Boat Song)

The Gaelic-speaking fishing communities of the Outer Hebrides, past and present, are the stars ...

Film Review: Creation Stories

I’ll always remember the first time I listened to era-defining albums such as My ...

Film Review: Riders Of Justice

One of the great things about attending film festivals, as anyone who has can ...

Film Review: Undergods

A dystopian science fiction film may not be everyone’s idea of a fun watch ...