• Look Out For… November

    This month there are several continuations of different franchises. Hoping to score the awards-love that its prior film controversially missed out on, is the latest in the Rocky series: Creed II. Lisbeth Salander (Claire Foy, taking over from Rooney Mara) returns in The Girl in the Spider’s Web, a...
  • #NewVogue

    This month marked a special occasion for Vogue. While those who read this fashion bible may consider every first Friday of the month a cause for celebration, this week’s issue was particularly significant because it marked the beginning of Edward Enninful’s Vogue era. The new age of Vogue. For...
  • Anti-Advent Calendar #14

    Christmas. It’s become an addiction of indulgence, one made acceptable because not only do masses of people take the hit, but they’re comfortable talking about it too. So long as they continue, we’ll be in tow supplying goods of our own grade, as we resume our Anti-Advent Calendar… Before achieving widespread recognition...
  • Review – 12 Years A Slave

    12 Years A Slave, Steve McQueen’s latest feature, shows the director is becoming increasingly more narrative and mainstream without losing either his potency or his fondness for long takes. Following the true story of one free man Solomon Northup, kidnapped and forced into an increasingly harrowing 12 years of...
  • Review – Shame

    Michael Fassbender and Steve McQueen team up for the first time since Hunger to produce a stark, bleak and thoroughly brilliant portrait of sex addiction. McQueen is first and foremost an artist. Throughout his career he has produced numerous award-winning shorts, culminating in him scooping the illustrious Turner Prize...
  • London Film Festival Blog – Day 4

    After my day off at the Nottingham Beer Festival, I was back in the capital and ready to commence my fourth day of the 55th BFI LFF (who doesn’t love a good acronym?). Like Wednesday, Friday began with a horribly early start. Up at 7am to avoid rush hour,...
  • Impact Brings you the 55th London Film Festival

    From Monday the 10th October onwards, Impact will be bringing you day-to-day coverage of the 55th London Film Festival. This will include a daily blog featuring reviews of all the films seen during the preceding day and any tidbits of information that seem interesting or relevant. For those not familiar with the...