Tag: Philip Jackson

Posted in Silent Witness TV

TV Review: Silent Witness Series 5

Series 5 of Silent Witness aka the one with a travel budget, as wunder-pathologist Sam heads off…

Posted in Caryl Churchill News Photos Theatre

News: Tristram Kenton’s stage archive – the Caryl Churchill edition

It is Caryl Churchill’s turn to get the Tristram Kenton treatment from the Guardian’s archive, and what…

Posted in Film Mike Leigh

Film Review: Peterloo (2018)

I wanted to like Mike Leigh’s Peterloo, I really did… “You must be famished coming all the…

Posted in Film Kenneth Branagh

DVD Review: My Week With Marilyn

“I thought you hated all that Royal Court stuff”  I never quite got round to watching My…

Posted in Digital Film Short Films

Short Film Review #58 – The Joy of Six

  The Joy of Six     Six short films packaged together on a handy single DVD…

Posted in TV

DVD Review: Crime and Punishment (2002)

“Oh we’ll make him suffer, but will he make himself?” This 2002 BBC2 adaptation of Crime and…

Posted in Ancient Greeks Radio Plays Theatre

Radio Review: The Oresteia – The Libation Bearers / The 40 Year Twitch

“Kill her and be free” Greek tragedies are never a light affair but The Libation Bearers, the…

Posted in Ancient Greeks Radio Plays Theatre

Radio Review: The Oresteia – Agamemnon / The Brick

“Things…have consequences” Our enduring fascination with the Greek tragedies continues with this three-part adaptation of Aeschylus’ Oresteia…

Posted in Digital Film Short Films

Short Film Review #20

ROAR from Adam Wimpenny on Vimeo. It’s always the quiet ones you have to watch out for….