REVIEWS

PrideTV Highlight: Bite Marks: Wow. Or should that be ‘Ouch!’? This alternative LGBTQI viewing feast from PrideTV really does have it all. Bite Marks convincingly straddles so many genres it’s, um, scary… Let’s explain by introducing the storyline.
Review | Falling in love with Love, Simon:
Nick Robinson in Love, Simon
Coming out is a unique process for each one of us; both a deeply personal and a culturally-specific
Review: Call Me By Your Name: At first glance you might suspect that Call Me By Your Name, nominated for the best picture Oscar, is another one of those pretentious
Inxeba (The Wound): The Mamba Review: The most talked about South African film of the past year is finally here. More than 12 months after it premiered at the
Review: Priscilla Queen of the Desert the Musical:
Pic: Nardus Engelbrecht
Wow! And I mean it – what a show. The breathtaking costumes, the uplifting
Moonlight – the Mamba review: It’s among the most lauded films of the past year, with eight Oscar nominations under its belt. So, does Moonlight
Joburg theatre review: Shrek the Musical: Musicals! It’s a genre you either love or hate. Shrek, at Gold Reef City’s Lyric Theatre, however, is
Film Review: Carol:
Rooney Mara and Cate Blanchett, in Carol
Todd Haynes adapts the Patricia Highsmith novel The Price of Salt for the big screen in the visually beautiful
Review: Madame Zingara presents The Celebration:
A hunky Spanish aerial pole artist (Pic: Anton de Beer)
You know, without us gay boys this world we live
Review: Lost in the White City: Co-directed by Tanner King Barklow (The Invisible War) and Israeli Gil Kofman, Lost in the White City is a fascinating film about
Review: Saint Laurent:
Gaspard Ulliel as Yves Saint Laurent
Director Bertand Bonello’s epic portrait of the life of influential fashion designer Yves Saint
Review: The Imitation Game:
Benedict Cumberbatch is Alan Turning in The Imitation Game
Based upon the 1983 book by Andrew Hodges, Alan Turing: The Enigma and brilliantly
Music Divas Special: Taylor Swift, Barbra Streisand, Annie Lennox, Bette Midler & more.: BETTE MIDLER – IT’S THE GIRLS
The
Film review – We all need a little “Pride”:
Members of GLSM take to the streets in Pride
Their protests were met with a scale of
THEATRE REVIEW: ONE ARM:
Marcel Meyer in One Arm
I’ll never forget my introduction to the wonderful words and works of Tennessee Williams. It was in the early
MAMBA SPINS: MICHAEL JACKSON, MARIAH CAREY, LILY ALLEN & MORE: MICHAEL JACKSON – XSCAPE The King of Pop might have passed away in 2009 but
FILM REVIEW: THE 10 YEAR PLAN: Hailing from the studios of Cinema175 in West Hollywood, writer/director J.C. Calciano, creator of previous festival favourites
FILM REVIEW: THE FALLS: Unlike Ang Lee’s Oscar winning 2005 film Brokeback Mountain, American director Jon Garcia’s film The Falls is not big budget, overlong
REVIEW: QUEEN AT THE BALLET: This past week saw the opening of Sean Bovim’s much publicised and highly anticipated Queen at the Ballet at the Joburg Theatre.
SPINS: KATY PERRY, MILEY CYRUS, LORDE: The ladies are in the house! Jared Orlin reviews the latest releases from Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus, Madonna, Lorde and