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BBC Luvvies – The Movie

Just when you thought the hysteria over the Government’s review of the future of the BBC was calming down, up pop the usual suspects to warn ministers not to lay a finger on the Corporation or they’ll get jolly angry. 302 more words


THE DANISH GIRL (Tom Hooper, 2015)

My notes on The Danish Girl:

1. Much has been said about Leonardo DiCaprio’s performance in The Revenant but I still maintain that Eddie Redmayne was last year’s best actor. 442 more words


The Danish Girl

Nominated for Best Actor (Eddie Redmayne) at the 88th Annual Academy Awards

Nominated for Best Supporting Actress (Alicia Vikander) at the 88th Annual Academy Awards… 504 more words


‘The Danish Girl’ Review

With The Danish Girl, it would appear that Tom Hooper, perhaps more than any other current director, has disappointingly decided to fully embrace the position of a dealer in shameless, pandering awards-bait “prestige” cinema, at least David O. 673 more words


Elective Affinities XXVI: Danish Painting

Danny Cohen, the cinematographer of The Danish Girl, the 2015 biography recounting the story of transgender Danish painter Lili Elbe (born Einar Wegener), has done a superb job with a palette of blues and greys in capturing the cool northern light and the bare interiors of the house Einar/Lili shared with his artist wife, Gerda Wegener. 102 more words

Elective Affinities

The Danish Girl (2015)

Perhaps it was the bizarro audience with whom I experienced this film, but Tom Hooper’s The Danish Girl comes across less like an emotional, complex love story and more like camp: pure and simple camp. 325 more words


Film Review: The Danish Girl

In association with the Grosvenor: Aike Jansen takes an extended look at The Danish Girl and the controversy surrounding Eddie Redmayne’s portrayal of Lili Elbe… 713 more words

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