Dan Barnes
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Dan is a freelance film critic who hopes to encourage people to venture outside of their comfort zone and try out different movies. He is a proud supporter of independent cinema, but will give pretty much anything a try.

A Hidden Life

A Hidden Life Terrence Malick is a filmmaker who never fails to inspire debate. His films, while aesthetically pleasing, are often just impressionistic enough to

Official Secrets

Official Secrets: BRWC LFF Review Gavin Hood’s extraordinary Eye in the Sky was one of the great surprises of 2015; a remarkably tense yet thought-provoking

Marriage Story: BRWC LFF Review

Marriage Story: BRWC LFF Review. Noah Baumbach’s exquisite tale of a marriage falling apart is a ruthless, moving and compassionate study of real people dealing

A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood

Last year’s Won’t You Be My Neighbor?, from director Morgan Neville, touched the hearts of millions of Americans with its intimate and moving look

The Last Black Man In San Francisco

The Last Black Man In San Francisco: BRWC LFF Review. The stunning opening sequence is a sign of things to come in this