Home Authors Posts by David Conway

David Conway

Avatar
22 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
video

Review: Tolkien

Tolkien opens with a tug of war of different elements. Within the first ten minutes, the film cuts between fantastical images from Tolkien’s imagination,...

Local Look: The Bill Douglas Cinema Museum

With only a few months left at Exeter, I’ve been thinking about the things I’ll miss the most. And amongst the friends and societies,...
video

Capernaum – Review

Capernaum poses one of the most pertinent, yet often unspoken questions of our time: do we have the right to have a child? Is...
video

The Best of the BAFTA shorts at Exeter Phoenix

On Tuesday evening, a packed Studio 74 at the Phoenix sat down to watch the last year's BAFTA shortlist for best short film and...
video

An Interview with Hope Dickson Leach

One of the main points that arises in the conversation I have with director Hope Dickson Leach is a question she asks: “What is...

An Interview with Kermode and Mayo

Imagine watching your favourite podcast in front of your very eyes, but you’re a part of it. You let their witterings unfold and bounce...
video

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald – Review

Dumbledore. Grindelwald. Lestrange. Flamel. Nagini. The above is a disparate series of Wizarding World names and references. When you look at these names like this,...

Brass Eye, Toast and Oxide Ghosts: An Interview with Michael Cumming

There’s a moment during our conversation where Michael Cumming reminisces about Peter Cook and Dudley Moore’s Derek and Clive records, about the thrilling sense...
video

Wildlife – Review

The decline of the nuclear family, as portrayed in Wildlife, is not a rapid revolution. It is a slow, painful transition that chokes each...
video

The Other Side of the Wind – Review

“Now our revels are ended”, quotes a character towards the conclusion of Orson Welles’ The Other Side of The Wind. The reference echoes magician...
if ( function_exists( 'coauthors_posts_links' ) ) { coauthors_posts_links(); } else { the_author_posts_link(); }