Ben Hooper
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Having previously written for Junxion17 and The Big Issue, Ben is now a film PR & Marketing Manager. When he's not watching or working on movies, Ben plays guitar in his band Ghosts As Alibis.

Review: Mountain

This documentary experience from BAFTA-nominated director Jennifer Peedom (Sherpa) explores our fascination with mountains. A stirring score is provided by the Australian Chamber Orchestra,

England Is Mine

Five minutes into England is Mine, the following exchange occurs:“Life's too short for

Abertoir Festival

The 12th year of Aberystwyth’s International Horror Festival had a distinct Giallo hue, with screenings of some of the sub-genre’s finest from Dario Argento


Tommy Jessop stars as a teenage boxer with Down's Syndrome, who must fight for his right to enter the ring. Pulled in different directions

French (Le Bleu Blanc Rouge de Mes Cheveux)

This French short film from writer-director Josza Anjembe follows a young Cameroonian woman on her quest for French citizenship.Seventeen-year-old Seyna has aced her baccalaureate

The Fabulous Baron Munchausen (Baron Prášil)

Visionary Czech filmmaker Karel Zema’s timeless fantasy gets a hi-definition re-release through Second Run. This unconventional romantic adventure follows an intrepid explorer from earth that

film reviews | movies | features | BRWC Review: Fear The Unknown Men

This short western sees a troubled sheriff and a lone gunslinger take down the notorious gang terrorising the town.  If all that sounds very

film reviews | movies | features | BRWC Review: My Pet Dinosaur

When Jake and his schoolfriends head into the forest looking for aliens, they instead stumble upon a puddle of primordial goo. After accidentally mixing

film reviews | movies | features | BRWC The BRWC Review: Catfight

America has a new president. He’s hell-bent on stripping away healthcare insurance, and plunging the country into another Middle-Eastern war. Sounds familiar, right?This is