The Limelight Index: Robin Schmidt – Writer/Director

Robin Schmidt is a highly prolific London based filmmaker. He’s directed plenty of things from extreme sports to music videos. However, the director talks to me about his step into directing drama and recently wrapping on his first feature film. Robin was also recently named ‘One to Watch’ by MovieScope Magazine. Robin has some very […]

Gravity – It’s not as good as it should be…

MOVIE REVIEW Gravity Warner Bros. Esperanto Filmoj, US 91 Mins 2.35:1 Release UK: 7th November 2013 DIR Alfonso Cuarón EXEC Stephen Jones, Nikki Penny, Christopher DeFaria PROD Alfonso Cuarón, David Heyman SCR Alfonso Cuarón, Jonás Cuarón DP Emmanuel Lubezki CAST Sandra Bullock, George Clooney The title comment, for my rather sour review of 2013’s hailed […]

Reincarnation – Shimizu at his best

MOVIE REVIEW Reincarnation Geneon, Nikkatsu, Oz & Toho Company, Japan 96 Min 1.85:1 Release (Japan): 7th January 2006 DIR Takashi Shimizu EXEC Kazuya Hamana, Yasushi Kotani PROD Takashige Ichise SCR Takashi Shimizu, Masaki Adachi DP Takahide Shibanushi CAST Kippei Shiina, Tetta Sugimoto, Shun Oguri, Marika Matsumoto, Mantarô Koichi Populated with ghosts, unnerving children, an abandoned […]