The Strays

The Strays (2023)

The Strays first published (in a substantially shorter version) by Little White Lies, 21 Feb 2023 “I shouldn’t be where I am now. I want more, is it wrong to want more?” So says Cheryl Blake (Ashley Madekwe) at the beginning of writer/director Nathaniel Martello-White’s feature debut The Strays. Alone in her apartment on a…

Distance

Distance (2016)

In a bleak autumnal chill, three adult siblings return to their childhood home in the country, where the dusty silence is amplified by a long-term accumulation of things unsaid. The occasion of this family reunion is the recent death of their father, although Susan (Marianne Oldham) neither attended the funeral, nor has seen, or even…