Sweetheart

The chemistry between the two girls is palpable, and it’s refreshing to see a lesbian coming-of-age story that gives more of a focus to the characters’ intricacies and personal battles, rather than any overarching sexual tension. Published 24 Sep 2021 Share this This festival crowd-pleaser sounds charmingly sweet. Isla tells AJ: “It’s the best thing about being on holiday, right? She becomes captivated by the dreamy figure of Isla (Ella-Rae Smith), a flirty yet impulsive 18-year-old lifeguard who works at the resort. Her journey isn’t straightforward in any way, but…

The Green Knight

The journey to seek his destiny becomes Gawain’s noble quest, taking him across the windswept British isles where he encounters all manner of friends and foes. As such, it’s a curiously contemporary story despite the medieval setting; one of expectations and restraints, the desire for freedom and the looming question of whether fate is decided for us or by us. Published 24 Sep 2021 Share this The charismatic, laddish Garwain (Dev Patel) leads a charmed life in Camelot, drinking with friends and canoodling with his peasant lover Essel (Alicia Vikander).…

A new exhibition opens a window into Wes Anderson’s The French Dispatch

A new exhibition opens a window into Wes Anderson’s The French Dispatch After seeing the sets, props and costumes from the film, visitors can stop at a Parisian-style café. The exhibition runs for one month from 14 October to 14 November and tickets go on sale 26 September at 180thestrand.com Published 24 Sep 2021 Share this 180 Studios have announced plans for an upcoming event at their space on The Strand, with a host of props, sets and costumes used in Anderson’s latest film, The French Dispatch. They rolled out…