Golden… Gone? The declining relevance of awards shows

By Emily Chen On Tuesday, the winners of the Golden Globes 2022 were announced across social media. Unlike last year, there was no telecast or live streaming. According to a press release from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA), this was due to Omicron precautions. This statement seems out of tune with Los Angeles Times…

Our favourite Christmas films – part II

By Robin Tozer Last week, my young colleague Adam Bull presented a list of his favourite Christmas films. Being of a slighter older generation, I would like to provide some alternative options. Miracle on 34th Street Made several times, Miracle on 34th Street was first filmed in 1947 with Maureen O’Hara. The story is about…