Once regarded as one of America’s finest directors, Lois Weber was all but written out of film history. Now – with two of her works on Blu-ray and upcoming screenings in Cambridge and Bath – we can see what the fuss was about, writes Pamela Hutchinson.
Following the popular success of Jailbreak, the first Cambodian film to be picked up by Netflix, director Jimmy Henderson has upped the ante by making the country’s first million-dollar movie, The Prey. Photographer Luke Montgomery was on set deep in the jungle to document its making.
The cast of the blockbuster comedy, about a Chinese-American woman who finds out her boyfriend is part of one of the richest families in Singapore, talk about the importance of a film featuring non-white actors being a box office hit.