All articles by Leigh Singer

Reviews

Death to 2020 puts our torments in the rear-view mirror

Charlie Brooker gives the Screenwipe treatment to an annus so horribilis that it has frequently outflanked satire – but the retrospective treatment sometimes seems too easy.

By Leigh Singer

Death to 2020 puts our torments in the rear-view mirror
Reviews

Falling contemplates the pains of growing old gracelessly

By Leigh Singer

Falling contemplates the pains of growing old gracelessly
10 great

10 great films about cinemagoing

By Leigh Singer

10 great films about cinemagoing
Interviews

From Come and See to William Eggleston: 7 visual influences on County Lines

By Leigh Singer

From Come and See to William Eggleston: 7 visual influences on County Lines
The best of 2020

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm is another dose of superbly executed chaos in America’s heartlands

By Leigh Singer

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm is another dose of superbly executed chaos in America’s heartlands
Interviews

Craig Roberts: 5 visual influences on my film Eternal Beauty

By Leigh Singer

Craig Roberts: 5 visual influences on my film Eternal Beauty
Features

La dolce vita: Unlocking the images in Fellini’s visual feast

By Leigh Singer

La dolce vita: Unlocking the images in Fellini’s visual feast
Where to stream

Where to stream the best musicals

By Leigh Singer

Where to stream the best musicals
Videos

Portraits of young women on fire: Céline Sciamma on female art, identity and intimacy

By Leigh Singer

Portraits of young women on fire: Céline Sciamma on female art, identity and intimacy
Features

How 12 Angry Men works – in 25 frames

By Leigh Singer

How 12 Angry Men works – in 25 frames
Interviews

Dev Patel on playing David Copperfield: “There wasn’t a version of this story that related to young Dev”

By Leigh Singer

Dev Patel on playing David Copperfield: “There wasn’t a version of this story that related to young Dev”
Interviews

“The story is the least interesting part”: Armando Iannucci on adapting David Copperfield

By Leigh Singer

“The story is the least interesting part”: Armando Iannucci on adapting David Copperfield
Videos

Gotta film dance! The evolution of the movie musical – a video essay

By Leigh Singer

Gotta film dance! The evolution of the movie musical – a video essay
Videos

Gotta film dance! The evolution of the movie musical – a video essay

By Leigh Singer

Gotta film dance! The evolution of the movie musical – a video essay
10 great

10 great break-up films

By Leigh Singer

10 great break-up films
Lists

Three to see at LFF if you like... British comedies

By Leigh Singer

Three to see at LFF if you like... British comedies
Reviews

Asterix: the Secret of the Magic Potion review: this reboot retains the Gaulish charm

By Leigh Singer

Asterix: the Secret of the Magic Potion review: this reboot retains the Gaulish charm
10 great

10 great arthouse sci-fi films

By Leigh Singer

10 great arthouse sci-fi films
Videos

Blackface, whitewashing and the grey zone – a two-part video inquiry

By Leigh Singer

Blackface, whitewashing and the grey zone – a two-part video inquiry
Features

“A glorious and ridiculous ride”: Steve Sullivan on excavating Frank and the Chris Sievey story

By Leigh Singer

“A glorious and ridiculous ride”: Steve Sullivan on excavating Frank and the Chris Sievey story
Reviews

Us review: Jordan Peele raises the damned

By Leigh Singer

Us review: Jordan Peele raises the damned
Reviews

The Day Shall Come first look: Chris Morris, where is thy sting?

By Leigh Singer

The Day Shall Come first look: Chris Morris, where is thy sting?
10 great

10 great films about teachers

By Leigh Singer

10 great films about teachers
10 great

10 great non-nuclear family films

By Leigh Singer

10 great non-nuclear family films
10 great

10 great comedies set in the workplace

By Leigh Singer

10 great comedies set in the workplace
Features

Three to see at LFF 2018 if you like... comedies

By Leigh Singer

Three to see at LFF 2018 if you like... comedies
Features

Lucky: days and years with Harry Dean Stanton, by his friend and PA Logan Sparks

By Leigh Singer

Lucky: days and years with Harry Dean Stanton, by his friend and PA Logan Sparks
Interviews

“Laughing is a way to resist”: Annemarie Jacir on her father-son wedding drama Wajib

By Leigh Singer

“Laughing is a way to resist”: Annemarie Jacir on her father-son wedding drama Wajib
Videos

Three Colours Silver: Europe 25 years after Kieslowski’s trilogy – a video essay

By Leigh Singer

Three Colours Silver: Europe 25 years after Kieslowski’s trilogy – a video essay
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