The Selfish Giant mesmerised me. Its cinematography is so intimate that I felt wrapped up in the depression that plagued the characters. Writer and director Clio Barnard presents two teenage boys living in poverty and dysfunction in Bradford. Arbor (Conner Chapman) and Swifty (Shaun Thomas) support one another when it seems they have no other companionship and nothing positive in their lives...
I am a filmmaker, actress, writer, and travel-lover from Austin, TX. I'll use this blog to post updates about my work and reviews about films, my travels, and related topics.