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TBT: Sexy. Kinetic. Thriller.

Our TBT is dedicated to “Strange Days” (1995), the “sexy kinetic thriller” and feminist gem which was directed by Kathryn Bigelow and co-written by two dudes, James Cameron and Jay Cocks (insert joke here). 303 more words


What Everyone Ought To Know About.... THE OSCARS 2015

For many, the Academy Awards is the most anticipated award show across the globe. People wait anxiously to see the names of their favourite actors, directors and composers on the nominee list. 800 more words


The Hurt Locker (2008)

The Hurt Locker
Directed by Kathryn Bigelow
Written by Mark Boal
(number 463)

Guy Pearce is in this film! I love you Guy Pearce! :D And oh hey, we remember Kathryn Bigelow from the awesome romp Point Break and the horrifying ordeal Zero Dark Thirty. 726 more words


Zero Dark Thirty (2012) Review

After director Kathryn Bigelow made the successful Oscar-winning war drama “The Hurt Locker”, she made¬†another succesful film in the same genre: “Zero Dark Thirty” 614 more words



Director of Photography: Greig Fraser

Director: Kathryn Bigelow

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Favourite films - Zero Dark Thirty

I originally wrote this review in a somewhat shaken state after a press screening just before Zero Dark Thirty’s UK release. The film had already become a lightning rod for political controversy in the US where it was subject to an orchestrated political campaign against it, a campaign that intensified as it emerged as an Oscar contender. 1,061 more words


Sexism in Cinema: We Need to Do Better

Award ceremonies such as the Golden Globes and the Oscars are a momentous occasion for both film lovers and those working in the industry alike. Their job is to celebrate and represent what cinema has achieved over the course of the year; unfortunately, however, they also seem to represent the casual sexism still apparent in Hollywood today. 722 more words