Fortunately, there had not been any spoilers published about The Last Tree from the press screenings that occurred earlier in the week during the Sundance London film festival. However, from the short, positive comments that were made, the anticipation built up that this was going to be one of the […]
With an opening scene referencing a quote from Exodus 20:5 in the Bible, regarding the punishment of the sins of the fathers onto their children, and a sepia coloured photograph of three young boys, The Last Rampage, essentially sets out its underlying themes from the outset.
After missing the screenings of Birds of Passage during the 2018 London Film Festival, I was fortunate to watch this film at a preview for the Reclaim the Frame project by the charity, Birds’ Eye View.
A stellar cast and being Jacques Audiard’s English language film debut were certainly the initial selling points for this new Western. Whilst there is a distortion of the usual Western genre, the opening scenes transport the audience into the film’s levels of violence rapidly. Equally, the separate personalities of the […]