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Neil Fox Top Ten Feature Films of 2018

Article

27th December, 2018

"Another year for me that pours tsunami on the fires of the 'cinema is dead' crowd." Neil Fox counts down 2018's best cinema in his top ten features list.

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“We Were Not The Part”: Pondering the Importance of The Go-Betweens

Documentary

23rd November, 2018

Neil Fox ponders the legacy of seminal Australian indie rock band The Go-Betweens as presented through the lens of Kriv Stenders' new feature documentary.

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“Now you need to load the dishwasher” – How Christine Franz Captured the Electric Rise of Sleaford Mods

Documentary, Music

26th June, 2018

Neil Fox talks to Christine Franz about her electrifying documentary 'Bunch of Kunst' which charts the rise of English electronic punk duo Sleaford Mods.

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Learning What Story To Tell: An Interview With Caroline Richards About The Parkinsons & Music Documentaries

Documentary, Music

27th April, 2018

Neil Fox speaks to Caroline Richards about her smart, moving and nostalgic in the right ways music documentary 'The Parkinsons: A Long Way To Nowhere'.

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Neil Fox Top Ten Feature Films of 2017

Article

27th December, 2017

"I never mind these difficult choices when there’s so much goodness to choose from." Neil Fox reflects on his 2017 feature film favourites.

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Explore Life in the South London Community Which Gave Birth to The Maccabees’ Sound in ‘Elephant Days’

Documentary, Music

14th November, 2017

Co-director James Caddick & The Maccabees' Orlando Weeks discuss the creation of their feature doc portrait of the area & people of Elephant and Castle.

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How Good Are You? Reappraising Scorsese and the Importance of Early Works

Live Action

23rd March, 2017

DN looks back at two early features being re-released by the BFI from the cinematic master that is Martin Scorsese and considers where greatness begins.

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Neil Fox Top Ten Feature Films of 2016

Article

27th December, 2016

"There’s still some beautiful work out there that just floored me this year." Neil Fox begins DN's annual cinematic love fest with his top ten of 2016.

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Black Stars: Belafonte, Poitier and a Long Overdue Celebration of Black Cinema

Film Festival

24th October, 2016

DN revels in film writer Ashley Clark’s diverse, sensitive and enthralling curation for the BFI's celebration of black actors on film and TV.

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Death Foretold is Not Death

Article

15th July, 2016

“Cinema isn’t dead, it’s morphing and you have to keep looking for it.” Dr Neil Fox challenges those bemoaning the death of cinema to expand their

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Landscape, Metaphors and Self-Distribution: The Tale of Brett & Simon Harvey’s ‘Brown Willy’

Live Action

27th April, 2016

Cornish brothers Brett and Simon Harvey discuss ‘Brown Willy', their moving and funny two-hander set entirely in the environs of Cornwall's Bodmin Moor.

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Neil Fox Top Ten Feature Films of 2015

Article

27th December, 2015

Christmas is over and the new year is almost upon us and so as tradition dictates, Dr. Neil Fox takes up the vanguard of the DN Best Features of 2015 lists.

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