Overlord

Overlord: one of 2018’s best surprises

If you’d told me at the start of the year that one of my favourite films was going to be a low-budget World War II horror film, I’d probably have laughed. Cheesy, B-movie gore-fests like that tend to...
SkateKitchen

The fearless feminism of Skate Kitchen

WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD! Skate Kitchen’s most shocking moment comes unexpected, mere minutes into the film. Enter Camille (Skate Kitchen co-founder Rachelle Vinberg), a teenager living a lonely subur...
BUFS

Keeping the Independent Film Spirit Alive

When audience members at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival were reported to have fainted over the graphic imagery of one of the films being screened, controversy ballooned fast. At the hel...