• Spotlight On: Lynne Ramsay – British Cinema’s Unsung Hero

    Adam Feeley Despite being one of the most acclaimed and accomplished filmmakers in Britain, Lynne Ramsay has only made four feature films, with a noticeable gap between the last two. Why? The answer is easy. She is someone who makes films completely on her own terms, the commander of...
  • Spotlight On…Betty White

    Betty White, in her long and illustrious life, was many things - she was a young actress, the ‘First Lady of Game Shows’, a Golden Girl, and an iconic LGBTQ+ ally. She inspired millions, fought discrimination, had a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and became the fourth...
  • Spotlight On…Kenneth Branagh

    Orla Newstead With a career spanning more than 40 years, Kenneth Branagh has become a regular fixture on our film and television screens. This lengthy career has brought with it tremendous success: five Academy Award nominations, five BAFTA wins, a Golden Globe, and a knighthood, to name but a...
  • Spotlight On: Edinburgh

    Home to under half a million people, Edinburgh is Scotland's hilly capital. Full of culture, history, and numerous tourist attractions, Edinburgh is Scotland's jewel. I had the pleasure of visiting Edinburgh a few weeks ago, and I am still in awe of the beauty and richness of the city. As...
  • 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...
  • Spotlight On: FemSoc

    March is International Women’s Month, so it seemed like the perfect opportunity to interview the President of FemSoc Ifeoluwa Oyedeji to find out more about how to get involved in feminism at the University of Nottingham....
  • Spotlight on: VegSoc

    Today's spotlight is on Vegsoc, UON's Vegetarian and Vegan Society, who welcome all food lovers at Nottingham, plant-based or otherwise! Our very own food editor, Alice Nott, sits down with their new committee to find out more about who they are, their values, and what plans they have for...