The final film in my series on the 2018 London Film Festival takes a look at the tensions between the police and black communities in the USA – it’s The Hate U Give. Continue reading “LFF2018: The Hate U Give brings the Black Lives Matter movement to the big screen”
The last few years has seen a good run of socially aware movies for the masses, and this latest directorial effort from Sam Levinson holds a mirror up to modern masculinity and society as a whole. But will Assassination Nation‘s message ring true, or is it doomed to the dustbin of history?
The latest big release from the London Film Festival takes a look at the victim – or victims – of a young man’s drug addiction, in a debate that is often quick to dehumanise its subjects to make a point.
It’s festival time! To kick off proceedings is the debut from rapper and activist Boots Riley that’s been making heavy waves across the Atlantic…