• Film
  • BJFF 2016: Shady

    Shady a Japanese thriller released in Japan in 2012 and then by Third Window the following year in the UK. This was a welcomed addition to the Brick Lane Japanese Film Festival. A 93 minute story of bullying in Japanese schools where the treatment gets so out of hand that school children take justice into […]

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  • BJFF 2016: Story of Yonosuke

    This film was something I had to watch after missing the first UK screening with The Japan Foundation East Side Stories film festival. It follows the life of Yonosuke starting college in 1987. After ticking yourself off the guest list, you are welcome to choose the free sake or beer of your choice which included […]

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  • Review: The Visit

    I was meaning to write this as soon as I watched this, the best M. Night Shyamalan film I have seen to date. He brought us great films like ‘The Sixth Sense’, ‘The Village’ and terrible films like ‘The Last Airbender’. This film follows kids Becca and Tyler who go on a trip to visit their estranged […]

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  • Review : The Danish Girl

    This film has been rumored to receive many oscars, starring mainly Eddie Redmayne and Alicia Vikander. Redmayne already famed for playing Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor, the BAFTA Award, the Golden Globe Award, and the Screen Actors Guild Award. The Danish Girl is […]