Why You Should Watch: Ginger & Rosa

The fracturing friendship between two 16-year-old girls creatively embodies arguments about feminism, radical politics and nuclear threat in early 1960s London.
Sally Potter wrote and directed British artist, composer and filmmaker Sally Potter pushes boundaries and explores ideas in lush and interesting ways – whether she’s making a film about a gender-bending time-traveller (Orlando, 1992), depi...
Artificial performances hurt authenticity of '60s London tale.
SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL: In Ginger & Rosa, Sally Potter’s look back at the tail end of England’s 'angry young man’ phase, the writer-director indicates that young (and older) women of the era had more than a bit to be angry about too....
For a film about a classic style icon, Coco Avant Chanel is pretty conventional stuff. Outside of the lovely clothes, period design and sumptuous cinematography, there is little to distinguish it from a standard biopic as it charts its literal...
Despite fine performances you can\'t see the forest for the trees.
Wayne (Robert Redford) and Eileen (Helen Mirren) live an idyllic life, having raised two children and built a successful business. Their world is shattered when disgruntled ex employee Arnold Mack (Willem Dafoe) kidnaps Wayne. What happens next...
Outstanding performances but painfully slow and ultimatelyn a deeply frustrating plot.
Lisa Cholodenko\'s second film after High Art moves to the West Coast of America, to Los Angeles, a world away from those uptight states in the East. Sam, Christian Bale, is in love with Alex, Kate Beckinsale, they\'re both graduates of Harvard...