Reviews

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My film and television reviews, for outlets including Empire, Stylist, The New Arab, Time Out, i paper and others, can be found via my Tomato-meter approved profile on Rotten Tomatoes.

In 2020, I was welcomed into the Film Section of the London Critics' Circle and I look forward to being a pro-active member and advocate for its Pledge for Pay campaign.

 

I am also a Co-Chair of Time's Up UK's Critics Committee where we are fighting for better treatment, opportunities and fairer pay for female and female-identifying writers. 

Below is a selection of critical essays on cinema.

In The Heights

In The Heights And The New Golden Age Of Musicals

The Mauritanian

The Mauritanian: Exposing Life Inside The World's Most Notorious Prison

White Fang

White Fang: The Timeless Appeal of One-Man-And-Dog Movies

African Apocalypse

African Apocalypse: The Real Heart of Darkness

chadwick boseman

Chadwick Boseman: A Film Icon Who Changed Hollywood

Easy A

Easy A: How Teen Movies Became Hooked On Classic Lit

MCU

How The MCU Helped Comfort Me Through My Grief

Love & Basketball

Love & Basketball: The Film That Changed How We See Sport

Goodfellas

Goodfellas: The Making of One Of Cinema's Greatest Shots

Clueless

How Clueless Transformed The Movie Makeover

Misbehaviour

Misbehaviour: Can Beauty Pageants Ever Be Empowering?

David Copperfield

Is It Time The All-White Period Drama Should Become Extinct?