Tag Archives: French Horror

Film Review: Revenge (2017)

I’m very skeptical about rape-revenge films – to what extent are they empowering? Do we really need to watch long everlasting minutes of rape to realise women are strong and will take their revenge? Personally I think that they should … Continue reading

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Interview With RAW Director Julia Ducournau

Today sees the release of the much-acclaimed RAW into cinemas.  We managed to grab some time with the film’s director, the hugely talented Julia Ducournau. LHS: Hey Julia!  Just as you were coming in, we were discussing how this is a very … Continue reading

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The Final Girls present: Body Trouble

There was a brief, bloody moment in the mid-2000s, when French film turned bloodthirsty. We pay homage to that gruesome period dubbed New French Extremity with a double dose of body horror: À l’intérieur (Inside) and Dans ma peau (In … Continue reading

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