Now on Netflix: The Body Remembers When The Body Broke Open (2019)

When a chance encounter on the side of a street brings two young Indigenous women together in a moment of violence, they each are confronted with the different realities they exist in, while living in country that is still coming to terms with it’s violent past towards the First Nations people. Based on an experience…

Now on Netflix: Support the Girls (2018)

A quietly uplifting film about friendships, found families and the not-entirely-great jobs that many of us put up with in order to get by, Support the Girls is a big-hearted comedy with a understating and loving performance by Regina Hall. General manager of the “breastaurant” Double Whammies Lisa (Regina Hall) has enough to deal with  before…

Now on Netflix: Someone Great (2019)

  Jenny’s life is changing rapidly. She’s just broken up with her boyfriend of nine years and she’s about to leave New York and her friends behind for a sparkling new job in San Francisco, writing for Rolling Stone. On the eve of her departure west, she gets her two best friends together for one…

Now on Netflix: Faces Places (2017)

Following the New Wave filmmaker and icon’s death last month, it seems an appropriate time to revisit some of the films of Agnès Varda. Faces Places (or Visages Villages in the original French) is a collaboration between Varda and the artist JR, who combines photography and street art to create enormous murals often on the sides of…

Now on Netflix: Good Time (2017)

After a bank heist that manages to go wrong in all the worst ways, Constantine “Connie” Nikas (Robert Pattinson) must try to get his vulnerable brother Nick (Benny Safdie) out of prison. In a vibrant and kinetic blur of a film taking place over the span of a day, Connie weaves his way through the…

Now on Netflix: Homecoming (2019)

  Beyoncé’s performance at last year’s Coachella Music Festival was billed, and indeed received, as a cultural moment. The first ever black woman to headline the three day event, there was no doubt that this show would be a spectacle. Homecoming tracks the show’s evolution from concept to finished project, moving between high-definition footage of…

Now on Netflix: Bad Moms (2016)

The film Bad Moms film brings laughs and some touching emotional moments as three women fight back against the pressure to be perfect at all time, and start a PTA wide rebellion. Amy Mitchell (Mila Kunis) over-worked and has had enough. When she’s not running round after her kids and doing their homework for them, she’s working…

Now on Netflix: Triple Frontier (2019)

  J. C. Chandor’s latest exploration of the psychological depths of America turns it’s attention to the after effects of lives spent in combat, fighting with the belief that the flag on your shoulder is absolves, and with memories that are hard to shake. The script, written by Chandor and frequent Katheryn Bigelow contributor Mark…

Now on Netflix: An Evening With Beverly Luff Linn (2018)

An Evening with Beverly Luff Lin takes place in a distorted fairground of a dead-end town in the middle of an unspecified country. A mysterious man marches into town with an intriguing performance in the local Scottish themed hotel, and Lulu Danger – trapped in an unhappy marriage – decides to run away to see the…

Now on Netflix: The Edge of Seventeen (2016)

    A car pulls up suddenly in a high school car park and a young woman all but runs against the crowd, moving swiftly through the corridors before turning in classroom, pulling up a chair and telling her history that she is thinking of killing herself and that she though someone ought to know….