Drinking Buddies (2012)

First published by EyeforFilm Alongside Andrew Bujalski, Mark and Jay Duplass, Lynn Shelton, Aaron Katz and Ry Russo-Young, Joe Swanberg has been one of the key directors in the post-millennial independent film movement known loosely as ‘mumblecore’, characterised by low budgets, naturalistic dialogue and a probing honesty about relationships. He is also a fine actor…

Pitch

Pitch Perfect (2012)

Pitch Perfect first published S&S Nov 2012 Review: It is hardly surprising that Mickey Rapkin’s 2008 book Pitch Perfect: The Quest for Collegiate A Cappella Glory should have been optioned immediately for adaptation to film (as the feature debut of Jason Moore, who directed Broadway’s Avenue Q). After all, its story harmonises neatly with a…