All articles by Katherine McLaughlin

Interviews

Adeel Akhtar on Ali & Ava: “When we think about all the stories we hear about Asian guys from Bradford, that’s not one of them”

Adeel Akhtar is BAFTA nominated for his turn as a Bradford landlord and DJ who falls for a country-music-loving classroom assistant in Ali & Ava. We spoke to him about flirting, identity and his character’s real-life inspiration.

By Katherine McLaughlin

Adeel Akhtar on Ali & Ava: “When we think about all the stories we hear about Asian guys from Bradford, that’s not one of them”
Reviews

Memory Box turns its directors’ personal archives into art

By Katherine McLaughlin

Memory Box turns its directors’ personal archives into art
Lists

50 great Christmas films currently streaming

By Katherine McLaughlin, David Parkinson and others

50 great Christmas films currently streaming
Interviews

Back to the days of UK garage: Reggie Yates on Pirates, his nostalgic directorial debut

By Katherine McLaughlin

Back to the days of UK garage: Reggie Yates on Pirates, his nostalgic directorial debut
10 great

10 great supernatural horror films of the 21st century

By Katherine McLaughlin

10 great supernatural horror films of the 21st century
Interviews

Hazy memories of 90s Britain: Saint Etienne’s visual album I’ve Been Trying to Tell You

By Katherine McLaughlin

Hazy memories of 90s Britain: Saint Etienne’s visual album I’ve Been Trying to Tell You
Where to begin

Where to begin with Denis Villeneuve

By Katherine McLaughlin

Where to begin with Denis Villeneuve
Reviews

Wildland pulls at the family ties of a Danish crime dynasty

By Katherine McLaughlin

Wildland pulls at the family ties of a Danish crime dynasty
Reviews

Violation twists the rape-revenge subgenre into anti-fantasy

By Katherine McLaughlin

Violation twists the rape-revenge subgenre into anti-fantasy
Reviews

Black Bear shoots a slippery meta-movie of on-set manipulation

By Katherine McLaughlin

Black Bear shoots a slippery meta-movie of on-set manipulation
Features

A year of lockdown: the screen culture that got us through it

By Henry Barnes, Whelan Barzey and others

A year of lockdown: the screen culture that got us through it
Watch a cult classic

Watch a cult classic #8: The Company of Wolves

By Katherine McLaughlin

Watch a cult classic #8: The Company of Wolves
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10 great Japanese ghost stories

By Katherine McLaughlin

10 great Japanese ghost stories
Reviews

Proxima review: new vistas for motherkind

By Katherine McLaughlin

Proxima review: new vistas for motherkind
Where to begin

Where to begin with Gregg Araki

By Katherine McLaughlin

Where to begin with Gregg Araki
Lists

19 films every nostalgic 90s music fan should watch

By Henry Barnes, Hannah Gatward and others

19 films every nostalgic 90s music fan should watch
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10 great unreleased films of 2017

By Katherine McLaughlin and Paul O’Callaghan

10 great unreleased films of 2017
Where to begin

Where to begin with Agnès Varda

By Katherine McLaughlin

Where to begin with Agnès Varda