Michael Pattison

Michael is a freelance critic and programming consultant whose writing has been published by Sight & Sound, Fandor, MUBI and others.

Michael is based in Gateshead, and blogs at idFilm. He never picks his feet in Poughkeepsie.

We have 66 reviews by Michael Pattison in the database: read them here

Latest Film Reviews

X-Men: Days Of Future Past
Wolverine travels back in time in a bid to change history.
The Years Of Fierro
Documentary about a Mexican who has been on Death Row - and protesting his innocence - for 30 years.
We Did It On A Song
Musical docudrama following six 17-year-olds on the cusp of leaving school.
Emptying The Skies
Documentary about songbird poaching.
Dreaming Of A Family
Documentary about a recovering alcoholic dad who is trying to be reconciled with his family.
On The Edge Of The World
Documentary about homelessness in Paris.
The battles of single mums trying to legitimise their children in Morocco.
The Valley Of The Jato
Documentary about a family-run TV station in Sicily that has taken a stand against corruption.
The Forgotten Space
Film essay documenting fishermen's working conditions and sea trade.
West Of The Tracks
Documentary focusing on the decline of heavy industry in the Tiexi district of Shenyang, China.


Undistributed gems - Films not coming to a cinema near you in 2015
28 Dec 2014
The Eye For Film team pick some of their favourite films from the the festival circuit that have yet to find a UK distributor.
Article about the Berwick Film Festival short film selection
29 Sep 2013
The best of Berwick's short film selection.
Berwick Film Festival preview
12 Sep 2013
We preview the Berwick Film Festival

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