julia ducournau

There comes a time when horror films start to feel a little bit watered down. #31DaysofHorror has been an eye opener for me over the last couple of years. You watch a metric bucketload of horror films and same tired old beats are recycled over and over again with only […]

The New French Extreme

Thelma is another growing up story, a finding yourself/coming of age tale with a twist. As Norway’s entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 2018 Oscars and much like Julia Ducournau‘s Raw, it centres around a young, socially inexperienced girl called Thelma as she begins a new stage of […]


After watching Haute Tension the other day I felt that I couldn’t put it off any longer. This film kept staring at me out of the list, especially as after watching it earlier in the year it has remained one of my favourite films in 2017. Raw shows us the developing […]

#MonthOfSpooks – Raw

Julia Ducournau has brought to life a fantastic tale of awakening and taboo, desire and the unthinkable in today's society. It cannot be stressed how amazing this film is considering it is her debut feature length film.