The chances are that you cannot name a single director of tv dramas from what are often called the golden years of British tv. If you can, the name on your lips is probaby Alan Clarke – whose astonishing body of work from 20 years at the BBC has now been released in two formats: a sumptuous 13 disc Blu-ray box set and two 6 discs DVD sets.
Appropriate for their big screen debut, Edina and Patsy (Jennifer Saunders and Joanna Lumley) are still oozing glitz and glamour, living the high life they are accustomed to; shopping, drinking and clubbing their way around London’s trendiest hotspots.
The 59th BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express® announces further jurors for this year’s Festival, with director/screenwriter Desiree Akhavan,documentary filmmaker Mark Cousins and Academy Award® nominee and BAFTA-winner Daisy Jacobs (Best Short Animated Film for The Bigger Picture, 2014), joining previously announced Pawel Pawlikowski.
Dir. Various, UK, 2015, 480 mins Cast: David Tennant, Olivia Colman, Jodie Whittaker, Andrew Buchan, Matthew Gravelle, Charlotte Rampling Broadchurch continues to be extraordinary: The Killing in Dorset, the gravitas laden child of UKIP and Terrence Malick. The second season of Chris Chibnall’s Dorset set hit ITV drama starts pretty much where the first left off, with the town in shock after the arrest of Joe Miller (Gravelle) for the...