FILM REVIEWS

Rome, Open City. A great Italian war film

Rome, Open City. A great Italian war film

ROME, OPEN CITY (1945 Re-Issue) opens at the BFI Southbank and selected art house cinemas nationwide from March 7, 2014 If Roberto Rossellini’s Rome, Open City is not one of the greatest films ever ma ...
A refreshed old favourite in Funny Face

A refreshed old favourite in Funny Face

Funny Face, Director Stanley Donen’s delightful musical romcom from 1957, is not as dated as it may seem at first glance. The costumes by Edith Head and Givenchy might not be today’s fashion, but they ...