Author: Farah Cheded

Freelance writer based in the UK. According to Lil B, I'm "a true positive spirit - Lil B"

Seven Vietnam War Movies You Probably Haven’t Seen, But Should

Including a Vietnamese movie that was filmed during the War, a Werner Herzog drama and…

10 Movies to Cure Your Oscars Hangover

These picks embody everything awards season isn't.

The Oscars’ Best Foreign Language Film Category Needs a Shakeup

The Academy's Best Foreign Film category has been dogged by controversy for years. We suggest…

‘The Mercy’ Review: Hidden Depths Steer this Biopic to Success

A surprisingly timely heart and nuanced performances from Colin Firth and Rachel Weisz mean The Mercy…

Remembering Jóhann Jóhannsson, Visionary Film Composer

A tribute to modern cinema’s most fearless composer.

‘Journey’s End’ Review: A Gritty Reminder of How Far We Haven’t Come Since WWI

Saul Dibb's latest proves an alarmingly relevant release in the centenary year of the end of the…

‘Early Man’ Review: A Fun, If Flawed, Reminder of Aardman’s Simple Charms

Nick Park's latest doesn't entirely re-invent the wheel, but it does remind us that animation…

Here’s Looking at Casablanca’s Refugee Story, 75 Years On

How the Golden Age classic bears remarkable similarity to a forgotten film about child refugees.

The Legacy of ‘City of God’ on Brazil’s Favelas

How this hugely successful film has impacted Rio's poorest communities for better and for worse.

It’s Time We Appreciated Andrea Riseborough

With 'Black Mirror' on Netflix and four films at Sundance, 2018 is supplying us with…