Entries by Susannah Straughan from 05/2012

Monsieur Lazhar is Top of the Class

| Posted 05.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Monsieur Lazhar begins with the horrifying discovery of a schoolteacher's suicide. Pupil Simon (Émilien Néron) goes to collect the milk one

Step Outside Guides: Lions, Loos and London on the Cheap

| Posted 05.11.2012 | Huffington Post

Don't ask about the app. I wasn't the first person to enquire whether Step Outside Guides would be coming soon to the iTunes Store.

She-Monkeys: Reining in Adolescent Angst

| Posted 05.17.2012 | UK Entertainment

When I first saw She-Monkeys at last year's BFI London Film Festival I was impressed with the pace, structure and mood of this story, which escalates from adolescent drama to psychological thriller.