• Doubting The Dub

    With the recent rise in popularity of the Korean TV show Squid Game (2021) on Netflix, a debate has risen about whether dubbing series into English takes away from the viewing experience and changes the ideas initially communicated. Gemma Cockrell explores how questionable Netflix’s dubbing actually is....
  • Societies for Film-Loving Freshers

    Tylah Mofford Do you love film and TV? Do you love watching films? What about making films? Have you considered writing about films? If any of this appeals to you, then you’re in the right place. With Freshers’ week upon us, it seems apt to showcase the University of...
  • The Cinderella-Thon: Ultimate Ranking Of The Cinderella Movies

    Rachel Elphick In honour of the new Cinderella movie which has just come out on Amazon Prime, Rachel spent Freshers’ week not going to Freshers’ things and instead sitting down to watch various versions of the classic tale with friends. (Using all their logins for the various streaming services...
  • 12 Days of Freshers: The UoN Alumni Who Made It In The Media World

    Emily Fletcher Beginning university is certainly a daunting notion for some but it’s the chance to pursue endless opportunities to assist in making a name for yourself in a career you love. Some alumni have stepped into the limelight of film and television stardom, whether walking the red carpet,...
  • Films To Feel Autumnal

    Martha Allerton A new, bittersweet beauty begins in Autumn; darker hours, a chill in the air and the turn of the leaves. What better excuse to snuggle in with a thick blanket, warm drink, and a classic Autumnal film? Home to the most unpredictable weather, Autumn brings more than...
  • Spotlight On…John Cazale: The Best Actor You’ve Never Heard Of

    James Hadland John Holland Cazale (August 12, 1935 – March 13, 1978) was an American actor who appeared in just 5 films, before his life was tragically ended by bone cancer. These 5 films happened to be, however, all nominated for the Oscar Academy Award for Best Picture, as...
  • Film Recommendations: “Integrity”

    Alex Watkin Last month, Alex selected three films around the theme of “hypocrisy” inspired by the unfortunate reoccurrence of high profile politicians flouting their own COVID-19 restrictions. This month, in contrast, the theme surrounds the virtue of sticking to your word and staying true to your principles – “Integrity”....