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Esther Hamilton-Ivory


Review: Lady Bird

Greta Gerwig’s Lady Bird is an authentic tale full of the frustration that goes hand in hand with coming of age

Photo: UK Jewish Film Festival

Double-up feature: Jewish Film Festival 2017

A snippet of what was on at the Jewish Film Festival this year

Image: Ma_Co2013 @ Flickr

Review: Home Again

Despite the forward thinking subject-matter, Hallie Meyers-Shyer fails to reach expectations with Home Again

Photo: BBC Films

Viceroy’s House

A film that tells an important political story that is often over-looked

Photo: Annapurna Pictures

20th Century Women

A beautiful and insightful tale of what it means to become a man in a woman’s world

Photograph: Sony Pictures Entertainment

A Street Cat Named Bob

A feel-good story let down by feel-not-so-good storytelling and tone

Photo: Warner Brothers

The Accountant

Ben Affleck’s latest venture shows promise yet ultimately falls flat

Photo: Miramax

Review: Bridget Jones’s Baby

Bridget Jones’s Baby makes for fun viewing but just falls short of the high standards set by the previous Bridget Jones films

Photo: Warner Bros. Pictures

Review: How to Be Single

How to Be Single’s well-intentioned attempts at social commentary fail to make up for it’s generally clumsy direction