Luke Channell

Film, OldVenue

Review: Boyhood

Shot in 39 days over a period of 12 years, Boyhood is Richard Linklater’s astonishing new film which captures a boy’s journey from a child to a young adult. Boyhood uses the same actors throughout which mean the characters literally age on screen. It is a technique that is both intriguing and captivating to watch,…

Film, OldVenue

King of Comedy – Judd Apatow

Judd Apatow, one of the leading names in comedy, has become known for his speciality: the “gross out”, often pushing taste to the limits of social decency.  Photo: Flickr/Canadian Film Centre Rising to fame through his 2005 film, The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Apatow now holds a dominant role in Hollywood. His ascendancy has been facilitated by…