|2007||British Academy of Film and Television Arts||Best Original Screenplay||This is England||Nominated|
|2007||British Academy of Film and Television Arts||Best British Film||This is England||Nominated|
|2006||British Independent Film Awards||Best Director||This is England||Nominated|
|2006||British Independent Film Awards||Best Screenplay||This is England||Nominated|
by Christopher Campbell
Cinematical got a letter the other day from a reader named Brad G wondering about coming-of-age films. Specifically he and his friends were attempting to define a single film as the best representation of their generation,...
by William Goss
By next year, it'll be four years since Shane Meadows' This is England came out and stood out as a well-observed portrait of growing up of '80s-era England, so it seems fitting that any follow-up would also take place four years...
by Peter Martin
My pick of the week is the emotionally charged yet evenhanded documentary Your Mommy Kills Animals -- look for a separate review later today -- but it's a wonderfully packed week for indie releases. Arthouse fans of all stripes...
by Monika Bartyzel
Some bits before the weekend: So much for that whole story about Ken Burns buckling to pressure and re-editing his latest documentary, The War, as I alerted you to yesterday. Right after reports were released that the film...