sat 28/11/2020

Sheila Johnston

Bio
Sheila worked on the launch of the Independent, where she was a writer-editor and film critic for 10 years. She has written on cinema for the Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph, The Times, Sight and Sound, Guardian, Libération, Interview and New York Daily News, among other places.

Articles By Sheila Johnston

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Uncle Frank review - well-acted but painfully contrived

A top-rank cast swims against the tide in Uncle Frank, writer-director Alan Ball's well-intentioned but fatally contrived film that...

First Person: Avi Avital on 'Art of the Mandolin'

The mandolin is an instrument everybody has heard of without necessarily knowing much about it. Its history has been written...

Album: Tankus the Henge - Luna Park!

Tankus the Henge are one of Britain’s most energized, entertaining and spirit-raising live bands. If they were allowed to endlessly tour the...

Another Round review - delight and despair

You can practically smell the fumes coming off Thomas Vinterbergs latest...

Album: Miley Cyrus - Plastic Hearts

Miley Cyrus has always been, broadly, A Good Thing. A Top Pop Star. A sassy, funny, puritan...

L'enfant et les sortilèges, VOPERA, LPO, Reynolds onlin...

Colette’s sharply fantastical libretto for Ravel’s second one-act...

Possessor review - death by virtual reality

Many have struggled to bring a new slant to the horror genre,...

Album: Gary Barlow - Music Played By Humans

Gary Barlow’s Music Played By Humans is, in all but name, a...