Eden Reviews

Oscars 2016: Room (2015) and The Revenant (2015)

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In today’s double bill in the lead up to the Oscars, I take a look at Room (2015) and The Revenant (2015). These two are perhaps the most talked about of the Best Picture nominations this year (ignoring the dull Mad Max), so which is more likely to win? And what did I think of them both? Read more to find out!

Anomalisa (2015) Review

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A new Charlie Kaufman film, Anomalisa comes from the genius behind Being John Malkovich, Adaptation, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and Synecdoche, New York. Nominated for Best Animated Feature Film at The Oscars 2016. Introduction I have been very excited for Anomalisa for a while now, having been enamoured with all of Charlie Kaufman’s main body of work as-well as interested in the productions of Dino Stamatopulo’s Starburn Industries. But goodness, is this very different to what either have created before. Yet still absolutely fantastic. If you like any Kaufman films you have to give this one a watch….read more

A Leg Up

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A recommendation on the filmmaking interview podcast A Leg Up, described as  a podcast about making it in Hollywood, hosted by a kid trying to do just that.