Category: reviews


Colette: Ripening Seed, by David Bax

In Wash Westmoreland’s Colette, Dominic West plays a theatre critic (actually, he plays a charlatan but one of the things his character fakes well is theatre criticism). He observes that, while you can put down a boring book or look away...


Lizzie: Love You to Pieces, by David Bax

We all know what Lizzie Borden is famous for. And even if we didn’t, Craig William Macneill opens his new film, Lizzie—an account of the events preceding, including and following her crimes—with shots of their aftermath, hatchet-disfigured corpses in pools...