First Impressions of… Encanto

The upcoming animated film has released its first teaser trailer – here’s a few thoughts that we have on it… It seems that 2021 is certainly the year for plenty of Lin-Manuel Miranda projects – with not only the release of the film adaptation of In The Heights, him making his directorial debut with a… Read More

PREVIEW: The Harry Potter Photographic Exhibition, Covent Garden

This new exhibition celebrates the 10 years worth of creating the film franchise, taking fans behind the scenes. Based in Covent Garden, this new exhibition features plenty of behind-the-scene images of the work that went into creating the franchise – focusing on key moments in the films including Harry’s first journey from Platform 9 ¾ all… Read More

PREVIEW: Sundance Film Festival, Picturehouse Central

The festival will take place in London from the 29th July until the 1st August. This year’s London segment of the festival is set to include a line up of 15 feature films from the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, U.S.A., which have been selected by the Sundance Institute programming team in collaboration… Read More

REVIEW: Cruella

This a delightfully edgy retelling of Cruella’s story – filled with sophisticated characterisations and gorgeous costumes that makes it one of Disney’s best live action films that makes the villain the central character. Set in 1970’s London, this is a film that feels like as much of a love letter to the fashion industry as… Read More

NEWS: Sundance Film Festival 2021 Programme Announced

The Sundance Institute and Picturehouse have announced the programme of feature films, short films and panel discussions for this year’s festival taking place from the 29th July – 1st August at Picturehouse Central.   With Sundance Film Festival Ticket Passes on sale from the 7th June, the programme has been announced for this year’s festival… Read More

NEWS: Trailer Released for Dear Evan Hansen Film

A new trailer has been released for the film based on the musical which will be seen in cinemas from October. Based on the hit Broadway musical, the cast for the new film adaptation is set to be led by original Tony-winning star Ben Platt as the title character. He stars alongside  Julianne Moore as… Read More

NEWS: Nova Cinema is to Reopen on the 20th May

It has been announced that the cinema based in Woking will welcome audiences back from Thursday 20th May. Tickets are now on sale for the Nova Cinema’s relaunch in a couple of weeks, opening from Thursday to Sundays with a range of films that will suit everybody’s tastes. The cinema’s opening programme of films is… Read More

NEWS: BFI Announces BFI at Home Presents: Back to the Future From Screen to Stage

The BFI has announced a special online discussion with members of the cast and crew of the upcoming West End musical. Available to watch for free on the BFI’s Youtube channel on April the 29th April at 7pm, the online discussion will see a panel comprised of Bob Gale, who, as well as co-writing the… Read More

NEWS: New Musical Based on Mystic Pizza Announced

Plans for the new musical based on the 1988 film have been announced. It has been announced that Mystic Pizza the Musical will be set to premiere at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, Maine this Summer. Based on the 1988 film written by Amy Holden Jones, the musical will feature a book by Sandy Rustin,… Read More

NEWS: Further Casting Unveiled For Matilda the Musical Film

New casting has been announced for the upcoming film based on the hit stage show. Further casting has been confirmed for the upcoming musical film based on the West End musical and Roald Dahl’s book. It has been written by Dennis Kelly, with music and lyrics by Tim Minchin and direction by Matthew Warchus. It… Read More