Barry Norman

Barry Norman

A great film critic remembered Darren Vaughan, Brian Burton and William Russell This is not an obituary. The details of Barry Norman’s long and successful career as journalist and film critic have been covered elsewhere in great detail – he was truly a...
The 37th London Critics’ Circle Film Awards

The 37th London Critics’ Circle Film Awards

Rich Cline The UK’s leading critics spread the love among a range of films at the 37th Critics’ Circle Film Awards on Sunday night at The May Fair Hotel in London. Hosted by actor-filmmakers Alice Lowe and Steve Oram, the star-studded black-tie ceremony...
The Critics’ Code

The Critics’ Code

A pledge for pay #criticscode Skilled professionals should be paid for their work, yet a growing number of businesses are asking writers and broadcasters to provide their services for free. The undersigned members of The Critics’ Circle Film Section voluntarily pledge...
The 36th London Critics’ Circle Film Awards

The 36th London Critics’ Circle Film Awards

Large-scale spectacle and fine-tuned intimacy shared the spoils as the UK’s leading film critics unveiled the winners of their annual awards at London’s May Fair Hotel tonight. Toward the end of the star-studded black-tie ceremony, hosted by comedian Robin...
Philip French Obituary

Philip French Obituary

Philip French – An appreciation Jason Solomons remembers Philip French, a longstanding and greatly respected member of the Critics’ Circle Film Section, who passed away on 27th October 2015. With an irony he would surely have appreciated, news of the death of...
The 35th London Critics’ Circle Film Awards

The 35th London Critics’ Circle Film Awards

Rich Cline The UK’s top film critics named Boyhood as Film of the Year at their annual ceremony tonight, hosted by previous winners Alice Lowe and Steve Oram at The May Fair Hotel. In addition to Film, Boyhood also won Director for Richard Linklater and...