Arts

Celluloid Screams 2013


I can safely say that this year’s Celluloid Screams was the best yet. It gets bugger, busier and better every year, but still manages…

Gloria


With the Oscars only a few months away, the short list for Best Film in a Foreign Language has been released, and Gloria is…

Staple/Face


Slinkies, Kerplunk, Matey (bubble bath), Ringo Star, treadmills and Postman Pat have been given a new – and in some instances, marginally disturbing –…

The Selfish Giant


The UK has a rich history of Social-Realist cinema dating back to the early days of film. In more recent times, Ken Loach and…

Like Father, Like Son


There are two things to note about Director Hirokazu Kore-eda films. Firstly, He has produced a string of high quality dramas, characterised by their…

The Winter’s Tale


With the season turning and the nights drawing-in, Paul Miller’s adaptation of Shakespeare’s genre hopping play could not be more timely. The Winter’s Tale…

Sunshine on Leith


On the face of it, Sunshine on Leith should be a very hard concept to sell. Take a stage show which is essentially a…

Art Sheffield 2013


Now in its fifth year, Art Sheffield festival of contemporary art will include new and significant work from international and Sheffield-based artists.  Between 4…