Parasite Becomes First Foreign Language Film To Win Best Picture

Bong Joon Ho’s Parasite made history on Sunday night at the 92nd Academy Awards where it won four awards, including the highly coveted ‘Best Picture’ award. It is the first foreign language … Continue reading Parasite Becomes First Foreign Language Film To Win Best Picture

Oscar 2020 Nominees: Female Directors Snubbed While Joker Receives 11 Nominations

Todd Phillip’s Joker has shown that comic films mean business as it has landed itself with 11 Academy Award nominations. Despite mixed reviews and a plethora of controversy, it is … Continue reading Oscar 2020 Nominees: Female Directors Snubbed While Joker Receives 11 Nominations

FILM TALK – DECADES EDITION | 5 Movies That Had A Significant Impact: Year 2001

We’re continuing our series where we honour the films that have been released to us throughout the past twenty years – 2001 includes plenty of stand-alone films which made a … Continue reading FILM TALK – DECADES EDITION | 5 Movies That Had A Significant Impact: Year 2001

Booker Prize Nominee Covers

“Contemporary, diverse” and female-dominated, the Booker Prize short-list is revealed

Four of the six books announced as the Booker Prize’s 2019 short-list are penned by female authors, with previous winners Margaret Atwood (2000, The Blind Assassin) jostling for attention against … Continue reading “Contemporary, diverse” and female-dominated, the Booker Prize short-list is revealed

Elton John Competes With Himself for ‘Best Song’ Academy Award!

Elton John is up against one of his toughest competitors in this year’s Oscars for ‘best song’ or any other musical accolade – himself.  This year, he will have two … Continue reading Elton John Competes With Himself for ‘Best Song’ Academy Award!