Favourite Films of 2016

It has been a strong year in the world of film but here is a guide to some of the best films that Love London Love Culture has watched. Love & Friendship: Whit Stillman’s take on this little known Jane Austen novella Lady Susan is very different to any other Jane Austen adaptation seen on screen.… Read More

REVIEW: Love & Friendship

It is refreshing to have a Jane Austen adaption based on one of her lesser known novellas – but it does expose the flaws of the original story that is perhaps less full filling in comparison to her better known novels.  Based on Jane Austen’s novella Lady Susan, the story follows Lady Susan Vernon who… Read More

Review Round Up… Love & Friendship

Whit Stillman directs this new film of Jane Austen’s posthumously published novella originally titled Lady Susan. What have critics been saying about it?  The Guardian: ***** Peter Bradshaw said: “Love & Friendship is a refreshing and invigorating delight.” Evening Standard:*****  David Sexton thought: “It’s pitch-perfect, beautifully poised, faithfully honouring the original while brilliantly dramatising and completing… Read More