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...
A seemingly simple plan to steal money goes increasingly awry.
In a bar in a small town in Nevada, former college friends Nick, (Alessandro Nivola), and Bryce, (Josh Brolin), are gabbing when a barely seen woman walks in - later that night Bryce, who is house-sitting for a mega-wealthy friend, calls Nick...
This is a film for which you have to suspend a lot of disbelief, but it`s worth it, because this is one of the better, more inventive, certainly more intelligent action films around at the moment. To start with, it has a couple of excellent...