Review: Trainspotting (Danny Boyle, 1996)

At the time of writing, as its 20-years-later sequel arrives in the UK, looking back at Danny Boyle’s Trainspotting with fresh eyes proves something of a challenge. Its legacy in terms of British cinema remains relatively undiminished, from the front and behind camera careers it sent skyrocketing and its iconic dialogue and sequences to its… Read More Review: Trainspotting (Danny Boyle, 1996)

Interview: Chad Hartigan on ‘Morris from America’

“The movie started from the pillow humping scene.” This isn’t the exact line that started The Skinny’s chat with director Chad Hartigan, but it began one of the more memorable anecdotes about the creation of his new film, Morris from America. In the sequence Hartigan refers to, his eponymous teenage protagonist (newcomer Markees Christmas), a… Read More Interview: Chad Hartigan on ‘Morris from America’