Michael-Oliver Harding

Film

'Activist popcorn cinema' is the new film genre we didn't know we needed

Keep your eyes peeled for Faraz Shariat’s sensual semi-autobiographical debut, 'No Hard Feelings'.
Michael-Oliver Harding
2.27.20
Film

robert pattinson’s new film good time explores the gritty underbelly of queens

After seeing a press shot of one of their films, Robert Pattinson knew he had to work with the Safdie brothers. The result is Good Time – a view into the rough and tumble world of Queens, New York.
Michael-Oliver Harding
8.17.17
Film

15 films we're excited about at tiff

From Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone making beautiful music together to Tom Ford’s story-within-a-story, a Nollywood slacker comedy and a futuristic cannibal romance, these are the films we cannot wait to watch.
Michael-Oliver Harding
9.2.16
Film

​10 films we loved at this year’s berlinale

While top international stars walk down red carpets galore during the Berlinale, the winter festival is decidedly different from its Cannes and Venice counterparts in that the films take precedence over any fashion faux pas or paparazzi incident. Take...
Michael-Oliver Harding
2.24.16
Culture

strike a pose: a warts-and-all homage to madonna’s blond ambition dancers

25 years later, Strike A Pose reacquaints us with the seven courageous men who inspired millions to ‘express themselves’, while revealing that the message of freedom and emancipation they epitomised proved more difficult to live by.
Michael-Oliver Harding
2.19.16
Film

the documentaries that ruled 2015

The year’s finest non-fiction films left us with complex questions and unfathomable truths to wrestle with.
Michael-Oliver Harding
12.17.15