Farah Cheded

Farah Cheded is a Senior Contributor at Film School Rejects. Outside of FSR, she can be found having epiphanies about Martin Scorsese movies here and reviewing Columbo episodes here.
Actors Directing

These Fine Actors Are Going Behind The Camera in 2019

By Farah Cheded 

2019 is set to bring some much-needed diversity to the growing trend of actors trying their hand behind the camera.

A Star Is Born Lady Gaga Bradley Cooper

Every Musical Moment in ‘A Star is Born’ Ranked

By Farah Cheded 

No, Shallow isn’t number one.

Rewind Breakouts

The Best Breakout Performances of 2018

By Farah Cheded 

With these actors on the horizon, the future looks very bright indeed.

The Mercy Firth

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

By Farah Cheded 

A surprisingly timely heart and nuanced performances from Colin Firth and Rachel Weisz mean ‘The Mercy’ is about much more than just sailing.

Homecoming Julia Roberts

Drop What You’re Doing and Watch ‘Homecoming’

By Farah Cheded 

Based on the hit podcast, Amazon’s Homecoming is surely one of the best TV shows of the year.

For All Mankind Earth Rise

The Deep Impact of ‘For All Mankind’ on ‘First Man’

By Farah Cheded 

Al Reinert’s seminal space documentary leaves its mark on First Man’s surface.

The Vanishing

The Subversive Horror of ‘The Vanishing’

By Farah Cheded 

‘The Vanishing’ makes both victim and villain of its audience.

Peterloo Mike Leigh

‘Peterloo’ Review: A Passionate Remedy for Political Complacency (LFF)

By Farah Cheded 

Mike Leigh’s new film is a sincere, belated elegy that successfully brings into the light a dark chapter of British history.

They Shall Not Grow Old Bw Color

‘They Shall Not Grow Old’ Review: Peter Jackson Brings WWI To Life In This Extraordinary Colorized Documentary (LFF)

By Farah Cheded 

Far from being a gimmick, the colorization of First World War footage in Peter Jackson’s new documentary restores that moment in history to its proper rawness.