Small Axe: Lovers Rock

Small Axe is a collection of films from British writer/director Steve McQueen set between the late 1960’s and mid 1980’s that focus on the West Indian community in London. The Small Axe of the title is a proverb made famous by a Bob Marley song, “if you are the big tree, we are the small … Continue reading Small Axe: Lovers Rock

The Hunt (2020)

Twelve strangers wake up in a clearing without any memory of how they got there or who each other is. In the middle of the field is a crate with weapons and then The Hunt begins. The Hunt has a very simple set up, some mild allusions to class war and an awful lot of … Continue reading The Hunt (2020)

Greyhound

February 1942, the U.S. have recently entered World War 2 and the Naval Destroyer Greyhound must lead a convey of Allied ships across the Atlantic Ocean. At the centre point of the crossing the convoy will be in “The Pit”. A fifty hour stretch of ocean where no air support can be provided. It is … Continue reading Greyhound