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Posts published by “Ellen E Jones”

Juno Temple: ‘Real eroticism is about how somebody’s sweat tastes’

Temple and Hugh Skinner play ill-matched newlyweds in an adaptation of Anais Nin’s ****** classic Little Birds. They discuss restrictive underwear, ****** liberation and the worst thing about *** scenesIn Little Birds, Sky Atlantic’s sultry new Anaïs N...

What’s the optimum number of series for a sitcom?

This week we try to pinpoint the TV comedy sweet spot, where ‘sharp and consistent’ has yet to become ‘laboured and cliched’There is a widespread misconception that the classic two-series sitcom – Fawlty Towers, The Office, Fleabag – is national charac...

Has Terrordome’s time come? How a black British film found its moment

The dystopian sci-fi film was dismissed by critics for its nihilistic view of race relations when it was released in 1995. But, 25 years on, it chimes with our timesReissues and revivals are not uncommon in cinema, but it is not often that a film has t...