WRITER CHOICE: This months theme is ‘REVENGE’
Writers Choice

WRITER CHOICE: This months theme is ‘REVENGE’

‘Writers Choice’ is a monthly segment. Each month a theme will be chosen and the contributors asked to choose a film to mini-review based around said theme. This months theme is ‘Revenge’. OLDBOY (2003) Not only does Chan-wook Park’s Oldboy transcend its accompanying instalments, its hyper-violent (near animated) take on vengeance may very well define … Continue reading

SPOTLIGHT ON: Costume Designers
Anything and Everything / Spotlight on / Women Film-makers

SPOTLIGHT ON: Costume Designers

All illustrations by Chloe Leeson ‘Spotlight On’ aims to highlight the efforts and achievements of women across a range of film roles, so each month, we’ll be choosing a department to praise, where SQ writers can talk about their faves. This month is costume designers. Colleen Atwood Colleen Atwood began her career as a fashion advisor … Continue reading

Costume design is more than just clothes, and its also a department where women flourish
Anything and Everything / Spotlight on

Costume design is more than just clothes, and its also a department where women flourish

In a film industry where the flicks are usually lathered in a coat of green-screen, the role of costume designer is more important than ever. As a budding costumier myself, about to head into the final year of my costume design degree, I prefer to think of us as ‘world-builders’, helped along by the entire art … Continue reading