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  • Mansfield 66/67

    Mansfield 66/67

    ★½

    Naff.

  • Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist

    Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist

    ★★★

    I liked this because I’ve long admired the spikiness and the determined nature of Vivienne Westwood, as well as the idea of her being an independently-minded pioneer who has challenged the establishment (and aging Wogan audiences) for over 40 years; the clothes n’ catwalks side of things... well, I have no real understanding of haute couture, but I like watching documentaries about fashion, because the people who tend to feature are opinionated, interesting, sometimes quite far left of field and…

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  • A Ghost Story

    A Ghost Story

    ★★★★½

    Emotionally stirring, striking and heartfelt. I'd have given this five stars but have knocked half off for the awkward, jolting, shoehorned-in Will Oldham monologue (which, to his credit, he does deliver skilfully); it does set up the third act, but I wish the ghost of Casey Affleck had thrown a plate at him 30 seconds in.

  • Triumph of the Will

    Triumph of the Will

    ★★★½

    Had to watch it again. I think the neighbours are starting to get worried.