Articles by fopp


jazz

Posted by on July 13, 2017 in ,

Jazz, where do you begin... Jazz spawned in the late 19th and early 20th centuries from the African American communities from New Orleans. Developed from roots in blues and ragtime. Since the 1920s Jazz Age, Jazz has become one of the most influen ...Read More


Frantz: review

Posted by on July 11, 2017 in , ,

Francois Ozon’s latest offers yet another tantalising career swerve from the creatively restless French filmmaker. Ozon historically works well with actresses – Charlotte Rampling and Ludivine Sagnier in Swimming Pool, Rampling again in Under The ...Read More


Personal Shopper: review

Posted by on July 11, 2017 in , ,

Olivier Assayas’ new film is part of a new breed of horror movies creeping into the multiplexes, replacing jumps and shocks with existential dread: Get Out, It Comes At Night and the forthcoming A Ghost Story. In Personal Shopper, meanwhile ...Read More


20th Century Women: review

Posted by on July 11, 2017 in , ,

Mike Mills has come a long way since his days in the music scene during the late Nineties. A video director for Moby and Air, as well as a graphic designer responsible for artwork for the Beastie Boys, Beck and Sonic Youth, he made the leap into dire ...Read More