Screening History: Mary, Queen of Scots (2018)

For some time now I've been eagerly awaiting the release of the newest film to focus on the tumultuous and tragic life of Mary, Queen of Scots and her tempestuous relationship with her cousin Elizabeth I. The film focuses primarily on the fraught relationship between Mary, Queen of Scots (Saoirse Ronan) and Elizabeth I (Margot … Continue reading Screening History: Mary, Queen of Scots (2018)

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Screening History: The Fraught Pathos of “The Favourite” (2018)

If you know anything about it me, it's that I'm an absolute sucker for a good costume drama. It's been a while since I saw one that really blew me away, so when I saw the trailers for The Favourite, I was intrigued by what appeared to be a very irreverent take on the genre, particularly as … Continue reading Screening History: The Fraught Pathos of “The Favourite” (2018)