All articles by Leila Latif

Reviews

tick, tick… BOOM! proves a moving tribute to composer Jonathan Larson

Lin Manuel-Miranda’s musical is stacked with cameos and overly-glitzy set pieces, but its affection for its subject shines through thanks to a well-pitched performance from Andrew Garfield.

By Leila Latif

tick, tick… BOOM! proves a moving tribute to composer Jonathan Larson
Reviews

The Harder They Fall: a brilliantly over the top revenge tale

By Leila Latif

The Harder They Fall: a brilliantly over the top revenge tale
Obituaries

Michael Kenneth Williams, forever Omar in The Wire (1966-2021)

By Leila Latif

Michael Kenneth Williams, forever Omar in The Wire (1966-2021)
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10 great films about Arab women and womanhood

By Leila Latif

10 great films about Arab women and womanhood
Where to begin

Where to begin with Youssef Chahine

By Leila Latif

Where to begin with Youssef Chahine
Reviews

I’m Your Man test drives the perfect robot partner

By Leila Latif

I’m Your Man test drives the perfect robot partner
Reviews

Night of the Kings concocts an Ivorian prison myth of raw beauty

By Leila Latif

Night of the Kings concocts an Ivorian prison myth of raw beauty
10 great

10 great African films

By Leila Latif

10 great African films
Reviews

Antebellum is an unpleasantly brutal depiction of anti-Black racism

By Leila Latif

Antebellum is an unpleasantly brutal depiction of anti-Black racism
Interviews

“I like cinema that cracks open your sense of the world”: Remi Weekes on His House

By Leila Latif

“I like cinema that cracks open your sense of the world”: Remi Weekes on His House
Reviews

Tesla review: sparks of brilliance fail to carry this eccentric biopic

By Leila Latif

Tesla review: sparks of brilliance fail to carry this eccentric biopic