Potboiler, Rathaus, BBC Film, Steve McQueen join forces for ‘Augustown’ adaptation (exclusive)

Potboiler, Rathaus, BBC Film, Steve McQueen join forces for ‘Augustown’ adaptation (exclusive) Jamaica-set drama will be the directing debut of ‘Small Axe’ cinematographer Shabier Kirchner. Steve McQueen and BBC Film are to executive produce Potboiler Productions and Rathaus Films’ feature ...

Potboiler, BBC Film, Steve McQueen join forces for ‘Augustown’ adaptation (exclusive)

Potboiler, BBC Film, Steve McQueen join forces for ‘Augustown’ adaptation (exclusive) Jamaica-set drama will be the directing debut of ‘Small Axe’ cinematographer Shabier Kirchner. Steve McQueen and BBC Film are to executive produce Potboiler Productions and Rathaus Films’ feature ...

New York Film Festival: Top Films and Coverage Roundup

New York Film Festival: Top Films and Coverage Roundup Time (dir. Garrett Bradley)Top Picksdoug DIBBERN1. Time (Garrett Bradley)2. Days (Tsai Ming-liang)3. Gunda (Viktor Kossakovsky)4. The Woman Who Ran (Hong Sang-Soo)5. The Disciple (Chaitanya ...

‘Small Axe’: Steve McQueen’s Anthology Drama Gets BBC Premiere Date

‘Small Axe’: Steve McQueen’s Anthology Drama Gets BBC Premiere Date It’s been more than six years in the making, but Steve McQueen’s anthology drama Small Axe finally has a date for when it will land on British TV screens. The BBC has announced that it will premiere ...

Steve McQueen on capturing ‘an explosion of Black joy’ in ‘Lovers Rock,’ one part of his anthology ‘Small Axe’ [Watch]

Steve McQueen on capturing ‘an explosion of Black joy’ in ‘Lovers Rock,’ one part of his anthology ‘Small Axe’ [Watch] Director Steve McQueen has made films about political prisoners (“Hunger”), sexual compulsion (“Shame“) and the intersection of crime and political corruption (“Widows“), and he won the Best Picture ...

NYFF Review: John Boyega Navigates a Programmatic Narrative in Steve McQueen’s Red, White and Blue

NYFF Review: John Boyega Navigates a Programmatic Narrative in Steve McQueen’s Red, White and Blue Red, White and Blue, the third and weakest film from Steve McQueen’s Small Axe anthology series to premiere at this year’s NYFF, suffers because of its programmatic narrative, in which a naïve young ...

‘Red, White and Blue’ Review: John Boyega Gives a Powerhouse Performance in a Steve McQueen’s Most Challenging ‘Small Axe’ Film [NYFF 2020]

‘Red, White and Blue’ Review: John Boyega Gives a Powerhouse Performance in a Steve McQueen’s Most Challenging ‘Small Axe’ Film [NYFF 2020] “Big change…that is a slow-turning wheel.” There are no easy victories in Red, White and Blue, the last in Steve McQueen’s Small Axe series highlighting the London West Indian community between the ...

Rome Film Fest unveils 2020 line-up; lifetime award for Steve McQueen

Rome Film Fest unveils 2020 line-up; lifetime award for Steve McQueen Festival to go ahead as a physical event with guests including Thomas Vinterberg and Francois Ozon. Rome Film Fest has revealed the programme and plans for its 15th edition, which is set to go ahead ...

Film Review: Steve McQueen’s ‘Red, White And Blue’ Starring John Boyega

Film Review: Steve McQueen’s ‘Red, White And Blue’ Starring John Boyega Red, White and Blue, the third and final installment of Steve McQueen’s Small Axe quintet of films about racial issues specific to Great Britain being world premiered at the New York Film Festival, ...

‘Red, White And Blue’: John Boyega Is Superb In Steve McQueen’s Challenging, And Unafraid ‘Small Axe’ Film [NYFF Review]

‘Red, White And Blue’: John Boyega Is Superb In Steve McQueen’s Challenging, And Unafraid ‘Small Axe’ Film [NYFF Review] One of the great joys of the New York Film Festival has been watching Steve McQueen’s new film anthology “Small Axe.” Composed of five works set between the late-’60s and early-’80s, the two recently ...

‘Red, White and Blue’ Review: John Boyega Shows His Power as an Actor in Steve McQueen’s True-Life Drama of Police Racism in ’80s Britain

‘Red, White and Blue’ Review: John Boyega Shows His Power as an Actor in Steve McQueen’s True-Life Drama of Police Racism in ’80s Britain In “Red, White and Blue,” the fifth and final film of Steve McQueen’s Small Axe anthology, Leroy Logan (John Boyega), a British research scientist, figures that he’s had enough of the lonely work of ...

‘Small Axe: Red, White and Blue’ Review: John Boyega’s London Cop Tries to Change the System

‘Small Axe: Red, White and Blue’ Review: John Boyega’s London Cop Tries to Change the System The third of five chapters of Steve McQueen’s “Small Axe” miniseries to screen at the New York Film Festival is once again set in the recent past and once again feels like it’s talking about today and ...

‘Red, White and Blue’ Review: John Boyega Gives Career-Best Performance as Activist Policeman

‘Red, White and Blue’ Review: John Boyega Gives Career-Best Performance as Activist Policeman While Steve McQueen’s five-film anthology “Small Axe” presents a collage of complementary stories from London’s West Indian community, “Red, White and Blue” plays like a breaking point. The two ...

‘Red, White and Blue’: Film Review | NYFF 2020

‘Red, White and Blue’: Film Review | NYFF 2020 Even without yet having seen all five of the original films in Steve McQueen’s riveting Small Axe anthology for Amazon and BBC, which surveys two decades of West Indian experience in London, it seems ...

‘Small Axe’ trailer: Steve McQueen’s epic 5 film anthology series

‘Small Axe’ trailer: Steve McQueen’s epic 5 film anthology series The trailer for Steve McQueen’s upcoming anthology series 'Small Axe' is out now, providing a closer look at the much-awaited BBC drama. Amazon Prime Video, in collaboration with the series ...

‘Small Axe’ Trailer: Steve McQueen Unveils Glorious Look at Five-Part Anthology Epic

‘Small Axe’ Trailer: Steve McQueen Unveils Glorious Look at Five-Part Anthology Epic Is it film? Is it television? Who cares! Amazon has premiered the first full trailer for Academy Award-winning filmmaker Steve McQueen’s five-part anthology series “Small Axe,” and it’s a glorious ...

‘Small Axe’: See Trailer for Director Steve McQueen’s Film Anthology Series

‘Small Axe’: See Trailer for Director Steve McQueen’s Film Anthology Series Ahead of Sunday’s Emmy Awards, Amazon Prime Video has shared the trailer for its upcoming anthology series Small Axe, featuring five films directed and co-written by 12 Years a Slave filmmaker Steve ...

Steve McQueen’s Five-Film Anthology Small Axe Unveils Release Plans & New Trailer

Steve McQueen’s Five-Film Anthology Small Axe Unveils Release Plans & New Trailer With Lovers Rock, the first part of Steve McQueen’s forthcoming anthology Small Axe, having premiered at the 58th New York Film Festival, many have wondered how to classify this project. Well, the ...

New York Film Festival Free Talks line-up revealed by Anne-Katrin Titze - 2020-09-16 22:50:24

New York Film Festival Free Talks line-up revealed by Anne-Katrin Titze - 2020-09-16 22:50:24 Joyce Chopra and Joyce Carol Oates will discuss Smooth Talk Photo: Anne-Katrin Titze Film at Lincoln Center has announced that directors Garrett Bradley (Time); Ephraim Asili (The Inheritance); ...

‘Small Axe’: Why Steve McQueen Confronted ‘Missing Generations’ of Black British Stories in Five New Films

‘Small Axe’: Why Steve McQueen Confronted ‘Missing Generations’ of Black British Stories in Five New Films The arrival of the ship Empire Windrush in June 1948 is largely considered a landmark of post-war mass migration of Caribbean people to Britain, but that multi-decade history — which lasted through ...

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