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Irish Film: The Last Right (& Trailer)

Irish Film: The Last Right (& Trailer)

A fateful exchange on a flight from New York to Ireland has complicated consequences for Daniel Murphy (Michiel Huisman). He’s left in charge of a corpse, the body of someone he never knew. In a bid to persuade his autistic brother, Louis (Samuel Bottomley) to return to New York with him, Daniel agrees to drive […]

Film Review & Trailer: Misbehaviour

Film Review & Trailer: Misbehaviour

Frances Winston reviews this timely film, based on protests against the 1970 Miss World contest Directed by: Philippa Lowthorpe – Starring: Keira Knightley, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Jessie Buckley, Keeley Hawes, Phyllis Logan, Lesley Manville, Rhys Ifans, Greg Kinnear You could be forgiven for thinking that distributors planned the release of this in the same week that […]

Listen: Arielle Silver- What Really Matters

Listen: Arielle Silver- What Really Matters

Boston-based, alto-voiced, singer-songwriter, Arielle Silver, has graced these pages before, and now has a great new single out called What Really Matters, from her album, A Thousand Tiny Torches – a new Indie/Folk/Americana compilation. Arielle draws on her own experience for inspiration in her song-writing, and in What Really Matters, she recalls “a harrowing season […]

Listen: Renay – Pure Love

Listen: Renay – Pure Love

We at EILE love San Francisco-based, Dutch/Bolivian pop artist, Renay, who has a voice smooth as silk, (think Sade with an alt-pop, electronic twist) and an ability to write and produce really great songs. This latest dance-pop release, Pure Love, from her debut album of the same name, is no exception – and would be just […]

Film Review & Trailer: Downhill

Film Review & Trailer: Downhill

Review By Frances Winston Directed by: Nat Faxon and Jim Rash Starring: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Will Ferrell, Miranda Otto, Zoë Chao, Zach Woods Downhill is a remake of the award-winning acclaimed 2014 film, Force Majeure, by Swedish director, Ruben Östlund. Hollywood really has a thing for remakes and reboots at the moment (please someone come up […]

Film Review & Trailer: Like A Boss

Film Review & Trailer: Like A Boss

Review By Frances Winston Directed by: Miguel Arteta – Starring: Tiffany Haddish, Rose Byrne, Jennifer Coolidge, Natasha Rothwell, Billy Porter, Salma Hayek It’s nice to see more female-led films coming out of Hollywood, and it’s definitely been a long time coming. This offering sees Haddish and Byrne play best friends, Mia and Mel, who run […]

Film Review & Trailer: Dark Waters

Film Review & Trailer: Dark Waters

Review By Frances Winston Directed by: Todd Haynes Starring: Mark Ruffalo, Anne Hathaway, Tim Robbins, Bill Camp, Victor Garber, Mare Winningham, Bill Pullman Teflon is famous for the fact that nothing sticks to it. Their coated pans revolutionised cooking for more people than would probably care to admit it (seriously keep an eye on your […]

Film Review & Trailer: Greed

Film Review & Trailer: Greed

Review By Frances Winston Directed by: Michael Winterbottom – Starring: Steve Coogan, David Mitchell, Isla Fisher, Ollie Locke, Sophie Cookson, Shirley Henderson, Pearl Mackie, Asa Butterfield Let’s just deal with the elephant in the room. Yes, tragic TV presenter, Caroline Flack, does indeed pop up in this playing herself, in what would turn out to […]

Video: Ventresca – Me vs You

Video: Ventresca – Me vs You

On EILE’s music slot today, we again feature 18-year-old singer, Ventresca, who has unveiled her latest single and video, Me Vs. You, a reggaeton-influenced dance-pop track about conquering your own inner fears, where she sings: “You think you can get away with all the bad decisions that you make”. She points out that you may […]

Listen: Boomerang – Nadia Vaeh

Listen: Boomerang – Nadia Vaeh

EILE favourite, and cover for our above bi-monthly Nov-Dec issue, alt-pop singer-songwriter, Nadia Vaeh, has released a great new single, Boomerang. The new song is an emotional recounting of her experiences in an abusive and co-dependent relationship. Of the single, she says: “When trapped in this relationship, I was broken. This song is about being […]