Tag: Oscars

16th June 2016

Profile: Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy

By James Chater

In 2015, Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy became the first Pakistani filmmaker to win two Academy Awards with her documentary A Girl in…

DAVOS/SWITZERLAND, 22JAN13 - Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy, Documentary Filmmaker, SOC Films, Pakistan talks during the Crystal Award Ceremony Exploring Arts in Society' at the Annual Meeting 2013 of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, January 22, 2013. Copyright by World Economic Forum swiss-image.ch/Photo Sebastian Derungs
2nd March 2016

Review: Room

By John Maier

Lenny Abrahamson’s awards-tipped drama, Room, threatens to be nothing short of a two hour emotional bludgeoning of the audience at…

Picture credit: Element Pictures, No Trace Camping, Film4.
15th March 2013

Patience means prizes

By Harry Noads

Why Leo DiCaprio must play the waiting game if he is to get over his ‘Criminal Snubbing’

Why Leo DiCaprio must play the waiting game if he is to get over his 'Criminal Snubbing'