Jennie Kermode

A full time writer, part time academic and sometime activist, Jennie is content director at Eye For Film, which often means that she has to pick up the awful stuff nobody else wants to review. The good side of this is that it gives her the chance to identify undiscovered gems.

Jennie enjoys a wide range of different genres and would probably say that her favourite film is Picnic At Hanging Rock. Before coming to Eye For Film, she spent two years with Movie Gurus. She is Arts & Culture Editor at KaleidoScot and has also written on film for the likes of The Independent, Studio Magazine and the Directory of World Cinema. She blogs on politics at Den Of The Hyena.

Jennie is a member of the Online Film Critics Society.

We have 1231 reviews by Jennie Kermode in the database: read them here

Latest Film Reviews

Sharknado 2: The Second One
Three potentially deadly sharknados threaten to converge on New York City.
All Cheerleaders Die
A gang of cheerleaders embark on a supernatural path of vengeance.
She Gods Of Shark Reef
Two fleeing criminals are shipwrecked on an island inhabited only by women, who worship a shark god.
3 Days To Kill
A retired secret agent facing terminal brain cancer is persuaded to take on one last job, but has to try and look after his estranged teenage daughter at the same time.
A troubled young man is torn between a potential career as a kickboxer and a life of petty crime.
Swamp Shark
Exotic animal smuggling leads to a superpowered shark ending up in the Atchafalaya Basin, where it meets a bar owner with a grudge.
Citizen Autistic
Autistic people speak out about a charity that says it speaks for them.
A lazy small town policeman becomes a lycanthropic crime fighting hero when the moon is full.
Red Dust
An investigation into a mysterious cluster of illnesses in Lanarkshire, near the site of the Ravenscraig Steelworks.
Saints And Soldiers: The Void
In the dying days of World War Two, a small group of Allied soldiers try to flush out die hard Nazis hiding in the hills.


Interview with Rhys Chapman about Wonderkid
23 Oct 2014
Rhys Chapman discusses Wonderkid and tackling homophobia in football.
Interview with Kathy Berger about Beneath The Blindfold
11 Oct 2014
Kathy Berger talks about working with torture survivors to make Beneath The Blindfold.
Interview with Joan Molloy about Unravelling Eve
07 Oct 2014
Joan Molloy on exploring postpartum psychosis in Unravelling Eve.
Interview with Jane Spencer about The Ninth Cloud
02 Oct 2014
Jane Spencer on London, aristocrats, starving artists and The Ninth Cloud.
Interview with Yann Gonzlez about You And The Night
25 Sep 2014
Yann Gonzalez on sex, death, dreams and You And The Night.

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News Stories

Halloween happenings 2014
26 Oct 2014
Spooky goings-on around the UK.
Daniele Watts charged with lewd conduct
22 Oct 2014
Is actress being punished for speaking out against police?
Scottish film studio plans get a boost
17 Oct 2014
Creative Scotland announces three year film strategy.
Missing actress Misty Upham found dead in ravine
17 Oct 2014
August: Osage County star was 32.
Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival announces awards
15 Oct 2014
"It was an honour to watch so many brave pieces of filmmaking," says curator.

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EIFF 2011 Gallery
25 Jun 2011
The Raid - Promotional Gallery
17 May 2012
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