Isobel Nutbrown

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Maid (Review): ‘This Whole New World is For Her’

Less than two months after its release, Maid has brought audiences across the world to their knees.…

Ride The Wave: ‘Tomorrow and Every Other Day’ (LFF Review)

Ride The Wave is a breath of fresh air. Tense, moving, and raw, it is a celebration of talent, resilience, and some top-class parenting.

Queen Of Glory: Chaos, Colour, and Weed (LFF Review)

With a careful balance of simplicity and spark, Queen Of Glory sees worlds and cultures collide in a wonderfully human display of modern America.

After the Crossing (Traverser): A Road To Eldorado (Open City Doc Fest Review)

After The Crossing (Traverser) is an intimate exploration of hope, suffering, and camaraderie that sheds light on lives lived in the shadows.

Delphine’s Prayers: A Portrait of Strength and Suffering (Open City Doc Fest Review)

A searing vision of personal trauma and collective experience, Delphine’s Prayers makes for tough but essential viewing.

Songs For The River (Open City Doc Fest Review): Framing The Unfathomable

Charlotte Ginsborg’s Songs For The River is a technicolour collage of hope, fear, and resilience. This film is a moving reminder that, in a time defined by plague and pain, community is alive and well.

Dating & New York: ‘Actions Speak Louder than Captions’ (Review)

A love story for the age of social media, Dating & New York is a witty exploration of the disconnected nature of an ever-connected world.

Misha and the Wolves: ‘The Danger Of Believing Everything’ (Review)

From a fable-like story of survival and resilience to a shocking exploration of discovery and deceit, Misha And The Wolves is a wild ride.

The Green Sea: The Internal Monologue of the Messed Up Mind (Review)

The Green Sea is an uneasy dreamscape of trauma and redemption; a turtle-centric tale that doesn’t entirely miss the mark.

Farewell Amor: “So We Danced” (LFF Review)

Farewell Amor is an understated, beautifully executed illustration of an all too common, yet underrepresented, experience – a family desperate to find their feet, in a world that has moved on without them.