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
Wolverine travels back in time in a bid to change history.
Documentary about a Mexican who has been on Death Row - and protesting his innocence - for 30 years.
Musical docudrama following six 17-year-olds on the cusp of leaving school.
Documentary about songbird poaching.
Documentary about a recovering alcoholic dad who is trying to be reconciled with his family.
Documentary about homelessness in Paris.
The battles of single mums trying to legitimise their children in Morocco.
Documentary about a family-run TV station in Sicily that has taken a stand against corruption.
Film essay documenting fishermen's working conditions and sea trade.
Documentary focusing on the decline of heavy industry in the Tiexi district of Shenyang, China.
28 Dec 2014
29 Sep 2013
12 Sep 2013