Films

A Film-Painting process

November 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

In my practice I have found that taking a break from one material, and immediately beginning to play with another, offers insight into the work I am temporarily (but perhaps not really) distracted from. Specifically, working with film as a [...]

What do artists do all day?

November 4, 2014 // 0 Comments

BBC Four recently showed an interesting documentary series called ‘What do artists do all day?’  Each episode follows the lives of different artists who choose to work with very different materials and who’s approaches to the [...]

JLaw in ‘Winter’s Bone’

March 25, 2014 // 0 Comments

Total Film’s verdict: “A down-home neo-noir that never feels mannered, Winter’s Bone is simple storytelling at its most elegant. It’s also Lawrence’s big moment – and it won’t be her last.” [...]

Anything but sweet: Candy

March 25, 2014 // 0 Comments

Accidentally mistaking this film for a rom-com, I picked up my copy of Candy as a teen back in the day when BlockBuster was still around. Heart-wrenching, somber and a little disturbed, this film is hugely underrated, not helped by the fact that the [...]

Fall ‘Like Crazy’

March 25, 2014 // 0 Comments

I’ve mentioned this film before. Although perhaps a tad whimsical for some, the clever cinematography and impromptu acting make it a relatable portrayal of true love. Plus Jones’ wardrobe is on top indie [...]