Aug 19, 2020
As a state of the industry address for the future of British cinema, this shows a business in rude health.
Jun 11, 2020
...with the coronavirus pandemic, coming after a decade of Tory-driven budget cuts to public services, health care and safety nets, these shorts take on an even greater urgency. Yes, most are pretty grim, but many offer fresh bursts of hope.
Jun 5, 2020
The film transcends the traditional depictions of Britain and instead presents it as the complex, troubling, diverse and inspirational place it is.
Jun 3, 2020
The project... has a powerful charge, a troubling mosaic of moving pictures.
Jun 3, 2020
Taken individually, these 20 films are mostly thoughtful and quietly effective. But a tendency to browbeat rather than inspire means this laudably ambitious enterprise can feel like a four-hour endurance test.
Jun 2, 2020
While this anthology will occasionally stop you in your tracks, more often than not it leaves you feeling that the picture is incomplete.
May 28, 2020
Some of the films feel redundant or over-literal but the tone of the collection is set by its more successful pieces.