Nitram

Nitram (2021)

Nitram had its Scottish première at Glasgow Film Festival 2022  Nitram opens with a TV programme from 1979, in which a female reporter is interviewing children in the Burns Unit of the Royal Hobart Hospital. One young boy has burnt his hands on firecrackers. “Do you think you’ll be playing with firecrackers again?”, she asks….

Macbeth (2015)

First published by Little White Lies Next time you catch yourself lamenting the modern cinematic age’s unhealthy obsession with remakes and sequels, spare a thought for William Shakespeare, who ‘reimagined’ almost all his scripts from pre-existing sources, and followed one king’s tale with another, even sub-dividing them into parts to ‘cash in’ on their success….