Tag Archives: Documentary

Film Review – Free Solo

Those suffering from a fear of heights will have their nerves soundly tested by Free Solo, widely considered the frontrunner for Best Documentary at this year’s Oscars. I’m pleased to have finally caught it on the big screen, because this … Continue reading

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Film Review – Three Identical Strangers

Tim Wardle’s extraordinary documentary Three Identical Strangers proves yet again that truth is most emphatically stranger than fiction. If anyone presented this story as fiction, it would be rejected out of hand as utterly implausible. Nonetheless, despite my jaw hanging … Continue reading

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Film Review – They Shall Not Grow Old

I have little to add to the superlatives that have been heaped on Peter Jackson’s World War I documentary They Shall Not Grow Old, suffice to say it is a singular, sobering, must-see experience. Utilising footage from the Imperial War … Continue reading

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