Kate Dickie

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Nika McGuigan and Nora-Jane Noone in Wildfire

The first words heard in Cathy Brady’s debut feature are those of John Irvine from ITN talking us through the Omagh bombing. We get a bit of Bryan Dob(...)

Robert Pattinson stars as Ephraim Winslow and Willem Dafoe stars as Thomas Wake in The Lighthouse (2019) Photo: Eric Chakeen/A24

Ahrr, maties! It’s mid-May at the Cannes film festival and the Mediterranean has put on a show for The Lighthouse. Robert Eggers’s briny follow-up to (...)

Write what you know: Alice Lowe in “Prevenge”

Here is a film that could only have been made by a woman. It’s not just that a chap wouldn’t (or perhaps shouldn’t) dare to direct a film about a pre(...)

Films are labour-intensive affairs. Any number of seemingly insignificant calibrations can be off and suddenly everything is wrong. A case in point i(...)

There are very, very faint hints of Peter Weir’s Fearless in this determinedly left-field attempt to connect with the notion of survivor’s guilt. Paul(...)