Winter of Discontent

DVD Reviews - A 2014 Bafta Nomination Amongst Other January Releases

Clive Botting | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Clive Botting

The Great Beauty is a stunning, bittersweet tragicomedy that brilliantly presents contemporary Rome on a canvas of Felliniesque Dolce Vita images with the mesmerising Toni Servillo centre stage...

Caroline Frost

'I'd Been Ashamed Of Egypt' | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

When Egyptian’s biggest film star Amr Waked walked to Tahrir Square on 10 February 2011, it was the midst of the protest that would eventually see t...

Thatcher: The Most Divisive British Leader of All Time

Mark Hillary | Posted 09.06.2013 | UK Politics
Mark Hillary

Thatcher still manages to divide opinion in a way that no other British leader has achieved. Even Tony Blair's false wars don't create the same kind of hatred.

The Arab Winter of Discontent

Omar Kholeif | Posted 20.01.2013 | UK Entertainment
Omar Kholeif

Egyptian filmmaker Ibrahim El Batout's sober drama seeks to tell the 'behind-the-scenes' story that led to the Egyptian uprising of January 2011, and the fall of its incumbent dictator.