Cult Column Film

Cult Column: Boyhood

Everything happens whilst nothing happens –these words are my best attempt to try and summarise and understand Richard Linklater’s twelve-year coming-of-age epic, Boyhood. The 2015 film is largely remembered for its ambitious and unique process: it was revisited every year for twelve years, utilising the same ensemble cast, in the hope of presenting a naturalistic […]


The best of the rest

Summer has come to an end, the sky is now constantly grey in colour rather than only occasionally and students are making their way in dribs and drabs back to Edinburgh. The summer blockbusters have all but petered out. Were there any standout features and what precious escapism have students got to look forward to come the autumn? […]