Milo Clenshaw

ARTICLES BY Milo Clenshaw

Tomboy is a touching example of gender nonconformity and love above all

I honestly can't remember the first time I saw Céline Sciamma's 2011 film Tomboy, but it's been with me throughout some of the most formative years of my life, and all the highs and lows of discovering, coming to terms with and coming out as LGBT.
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A cat-astrophe of epic proportions: Lloyd-Webber’s musical never should have left the stage

Tom Hooper's cinematic adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cats is unforgivably confusing, cringeworthy and downright weird.
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The Amazing Johnathan Documentary holds a mirror up to the ethics of documentary practice itself

I was fortunate to attend the Watershed's premiere screening of The Amazing Johnathan Documentary (2019), followed by a satellite Q&A with documentarian Louis Theroux and the film's director, Ben Berman
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The Last Black Man in San Francisco is an honest ode to its titular city

Sundance Special Jury Prize winner The Last Black Man in San Francisco (2019) is director Joe Talbot's feature debut and a bittersweet love letter to the city of its name
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Feel good freshers’ films

Freshers’ is the most exciting week in the student calendar, when deadlines are in the hazy future and your biggest worry is which triangle club to stumble out to that night
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Cis actors playing trans roles is an issue because trans actors have few opportunities

Trans stories are finally making it to screens, but the continuous casting of cis-het actors is rightly receiving criticism.
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Benjamin is a personal tale of angst from celebrated British comic Simon Amstell

After releasing his directorial feature debut, Carnage, in 2011, Simon Amstell returns with a comedy as honest and as self-effacing as his stand up.
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Sunday Brunch review: complement your prosecco with these watchable shorts

Rebel Film Festival kicks off its second day of programmes with a curious collection of short films in ‘Sunday Brunch’.
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