Posts tagged "Moonlight"

Oscar Winners 2017

  BEST PICTURE Arrival Fences Hacksaw Ridge Hell or High Water Hidden Figures La La Land Lion Manchester by the Sea Winner: Moonlight   ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE Winner: Casey Affleck, Manchester by the Sea Andrew Garfield, Hacksaw Ridge Ryan Gosling, La La Land Viggo Mortensen, Captain Fantastic Denzel Washington, Fences   ACTOR IN […]

2016: A Year in Film

by Joanna Orland For some reason, best of 2016 film lists have become somewhat controversial this year. Internet arguments have arisen over which year a film was actually released – caused by a lot of release dates still being vastly different between the US and UK. We’re not into the controversy and as usual choose […]

37th London Critics’ Circle Film Awards Nominations

The UK’s leading film critics have announced the nominations for the 37th annual Critics’ Circle Film Awards which take place in January 2017. Love & Friendship and Moonlight lead the pack of nominees: FILM OF THE YEAR American Honey Fire at Sea I, Daniel Blake La La Land Love & Friendship Manchester by the Sea […]

The 60th BFI London Film Festival

60th BFI London Film Festival October 5th-16th, 2016 Various London Venues by Joanna Orland The 60th BFI London Film Festival played like a ‘Best Of’ the 2016 international film festivals.  Opening with Amma Asante’s A United Kingdom and closing with Ben Wheatley’s Free Fire, the festival showcased some of the year’s most buzzed about films.  […]

BFI London Film Festival: Moonlight

Directed by Barry Jenkins Starring Mahershala Ali, Shariff Earp, Alex Hibbert, Ashton Sanders, Trevante Rhodes, Janelle Monáe, Naomie Harris, Jaden Piner, Jharrel Jerome and André Holland LFF Screening October 6th, 7th, 8th, 2016 by Joanna Orland Poignant, beautiful and relevant, Moonlight avoids falling into the melodramatic trap that it so easily could. Moonlight follows Chiron […]