Category Archives: Politics

Film Review | Miners Shot Down (2014)

‘I cant believe this. 18 protesting mineworkers shot dead by the sa police yday?’ This is what a good friend of mine posted on her Facebook timeline the day after the massacre at Lonmin platinimum mine in Marikana, South Africa.

Film Review | Miners Shot Down (2014)

‘I cant believe this. 18 protesting mineworkers shot dead by the sa police yday?’ This is what a good friend of mine posted on her Facebook timeline the day after the massacre at Lonmin platinimum mine in Marikana, South Africa.

The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938) & America’s involvement in the Second World War

If you’re looking for a good definition of swashbuckling, look no further than Errol Flynn’s performance in The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938). A heroic, swaggering gentleman, slightly rough around the edges, flamboyant in his swordsmanship and unmatched in his

The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938) & America’s involvement in the Second World War

If you’re looking for a good definition of swashbuckling, look no further than Errol Flynn’s performance in The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938). A heroic, swaggering gentleman, slightly rough around the edges, flamboyant in his swordsmanship and unmatched in his

This Week’s Play List: 14-20 February 2011

A personal selection of this week’s cultural highlights, including films, books, podcasts, radio shows and music. Films/DVDs: Books: Afghan Star.Dir. Havana Marking.”If there was no singing, the world would be silent”, says a shy young Afghan boy in the prologue

This Week’s Play List: 14-20 February 2011

A personal selection of this week’s cultural highlights, including films, books, podcasts, radio shows and music. Films/DVDs: Books: Afghan Star.Dir. Havana Marking.”If there was no singing, the world would be silent”, says a shy young Afghan boy in the prologue

This Week’s Play List: 8-13 February 2011

 A personal selection of the cultural highlights of my week, including films, books, podcasts, radio shows and music. Films/DVDs:  Books:                                                                       

This Week’s Play List: 8-13 February 2011

 A personal selection of the cultural highlights of my week, including films, books, podcasts, radio shows and music. Films/DVDs:  Books: