After the stress of Summer term, here some of the Reel Talk editorial team share some of their favourite comfort media to unwind as the year draws to a close.
Author: Harry Russell
Dominic Thornton – Through the (Digital) Looking Glass – Resident Evil Retribution
Dominic Thornton analyses Warwick alumni Paul W.S. Anderson as a stylist to get to the heart of what makes his Resident Evil films so great.
Alexander Santos-Edgar – A Different Paris: La Haine
Alexander Santos-Edgar compares and contrasts how we see the city of Paris in films.
Nate Cope – The Time of Our Lives: Self-Discovery in the 1980s Dance Film
Nate Cope analyses a range of films to get to the heart of the 80s dance film.
Oliver Hargreaves – Flânerie in Paterson
Oliver Hargreaves tackles the concept of Flânerie in relation to Jim Jarmusch’s Paterson.
Emily Jackman – Blade Runner: Fashioning the Past, Present and Future
Our next video essay from the Practice of Film Criticism has Emily Jackman ruminating on the impacts of ‘Blade Runner’ on fashion.
Harry Russell – Gremlins 2: The Anti Sequel
We start the showcase of work for the Practice of Film Criticism module with Harry Russell’s video essay on ‘Gremlins 2: The New Batch’.
Memories of Murder – Podcast
In this latest podcast for the Practice of Film Criticism 2021, Max Bawtree and José Arroyo discuss Memories of Murder.
Resident Evil: Retribution – Podcast
In this podcast for the Practice of Film Criticism 2021, Dom Thornton and José Arroyo discuss Resident Evil: Retribution.
Blade Runner – Podcast
In this podcast for the Practice of Film Criticism 2021, Emily Jackman and José Arroyo discuss Blade Runner.