After years working in comic book publishing, Owen retrained and began freelancing as a journalist. He has written film, TV and culture pieces for The Guardian, New Statesman, local papers like the South London Press, plus other sites and magazines. He is currently studying for a Master's degree in Film History at Birkbeck, University of London. You can read more of his writing over at his own blog smokescreenlondon.com.
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On a winter day, when a tiger escapes from the zoo, a man is kicked out of his girlfriend's house. Having no place to go, he wanders from here to there while working as a substitute driver and meets his old girlfriend.
In the Belgian underworld, a secret threatens a couple's romance.
When Owen and Claire return to Isla Nublar, they stumble on a conspiracy that threatens the Earth.
Thriller centring on an ex-military chaplain who has lost his son and a member of his church who is grieving for her husband.
1993: after being caught having sex with the prom queen, a girl is forced into a gay conversion therapy center.
After their reclusive grandmother passes away, the Graham family tries to escape the dark fate they've inherited.
A father and daughter find themselves searching for a place to call their own after their off-the-grid lives are discovered by the authorities.
Successful women directors tell the stories of their art, lives and careers - and the inequalities that have held them back.
Jessie and Angela, high school dropout BFFs, are taking a week off to chill at the beach. Too bad their house got robbed, rent’s due, they’re about to get fired and they’re broke.
A woman tries to save her children, who are being held hostage in her father's fortress-like country house.
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