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Oscar nominated, and winner of the Bafta for Best Documentary, 13th is a fiercely intelligent dissection of the American prison system. It’s an important film, not just because it calmly… Read more 13th

This week, next week

First of all, a confession. I gave Stephen King a go and… I’m not sure if he’s for me. It’s not him, it’s me. I long ago lost the ability to read anything without my inner editor having a browse too. If I read a book that is over two hundred pages long I instinctively look for lines that could be shortened or cut. King’s writing style is conversational, almost, it has the feel of a story being told at a campfire, and I cannot cope with it. I want… Read more This week, next week