Uprising review: A powerful portrait of tragedy and legacyJuly 20, 2021 | James R
Steve McQueen and James Rogan’s account of the New Cross fire in 1981 is vivid and powerful portrait of tragedy and legacy.Read More
Steve McQueen returns to BBC One for UprisingMay 11, 2021 | James R
Steve McQueen is returning to BBC One for Uprising, a new three-part series.
The 12 Years a Slave and Shame director broke new ground with Small Axe, his award-winning anthology of films that debuted on BBC One last year. Now, … Read More
Trailer: John Boyega stars in Small Axe’s Red, White and BlueNovember 28, 2020 | James R
Small Axe continues this weekend with Red, White and Blue, and a trailer gives us a closer look at John Boyega in its starring role.
BBC One’s anthology of hour-long stories was conceived and written by Steve McQueen with Alastair … Read More
UK TV review: Lovers Rock (Small Axe)November 22, 2020 | James R
Steve McQueen’s anthology hits a musical high with this euphoric, energetic celebration of life and love.Read More
Small Axe review: MangroveNovember 15, 2020 | James R
Steve McQueen’s retelling of the Mangrove 9 case is vital, urgent and compassionate TV.Read More
Small Axe to premiere on BBC One this NovemberOctober 9, 2020 | James R
Steve McQueen’s anthology series Small Axe will premiere on BBC One this November.
Set from the late 1960s to the mid-1980s, the collection of five films each tell a story involving London’s West Indian community, whose lives have been shaped … Read More
Trailer: Small Axe arrives on BBC One this NovemberSeptember 21, 2020 | James R
“As individuals, we have an impossible battle. As a collective, we stand a chance.”
Steve McQueen’s Small Axe arrives on BBC One this November, and a new trailer gives us a full look at the series.
The anthology of hour-long … Read More
Amazon inks overall deal with Steve McQueenJanuary 16, 2020 | James R
Amazon Studios has signed an overall deal with Academy Award, BAFTA and Golden Globe-winning artist, director and screenwriter Steve McQueen.
The agreement will see the 12 Years a Slave and Hunger helmer create and produce content for Amazon Studios to … Read More
VOD film review: WidowsMarch 24, 2019 | James R
Steve McQueen’s character-driven heist flick grounds its genre thrills with high stakes and real heft. Read More
Netflix UK film review: HungerJune 30, 2017 | James R
Michael Fassbender delivers an unflinching performance in Steve McQueen’s powerful drama about a hunger strike in a Northern Irish prison.Read More