‘The Red Riding Trilogy’: Yorkshire noir

In many ways the vivid period setting of Red Riding 1974, the Red Riding trilogy’s opener, is the most attention-getting aspect of the film. Everything in this world is grimy, busted, run-down. These are not the fun, disco dance-party 1970s. Read more [...]

Red Riding 1980 (2009)

Directed by James Marsh (best known for the documentaries Man on a Wire and Project Nim), Red Riding 1980 is less flamboyant and intense than 1974, but also more straightforward and subtler. What’s gripping and unsettling about the movie is... Read more [...]