‘Pain and Glory’: the becoming of Pedro Almodóvar

At 70 years old, Pedro Almodóvar proves the age-old trope that the best stories we tell are often ones we know ourselves, ones we have lived for and lived through.… Read More ‘Pain and Glory’: the becoming of Pedro Almodóvar

‘Ad Astra’: a voyage to one’s own self

Following rave reviews for his performance in Quentin Tarantino’s putative penultimate picture Once Upon A Time…In Hollywood, the veteran actor returns to screens once again this year to star in James Gray’s ‘Ad Astra’.… Read More ‘Ad Astra’: a voyage to one’s own self

‘Tully’: Charlize Theron rediscovers herself in this deeply intimate ode to motherhood

It’s been over a decade since Diablo Cody became a household name with the release of the much-acclaimed Juno. The Oscar-winning writer teamed up with Juno director Jason Reitman for the third time (having also worked together on Young Adult) for Tully, a story of a mother who hires a night-nanny after struggling with motherhood… Read More ‘Tully’: Charlize Theron rediscovers herself in this deeply intimate ode to motherhood