Ford On Film

Chronicles of a silver screen addict

Category Archives: End of Year Review

5 Best Films of 2017 (so far)

We’re just over the halfway point of the year, so what better time to reveal the five best films released in the UK so far? It’s been something of a mixed year, with a phenomenal awards season followed by a rather quite stretch. Certain films that I assumed would easily crack the top 5 (T2 …

Continue reading

The Ford On Film Awards 2016: Odds and Ends

We are coming to the end of the Ford On Film Awards 2016. The major film awards have been dished out after Arrival took home the prize for Best Scene. Now, all we have time for are the odds and ends, including Best Television Series, Best Television Episode, and Worst Film, among a few others. …

Continue reading

The Ford On Film Awards 2016: Best Scene

After handing out the award for Best Director to Nicolas Winding Refn yesterday for his insane work on The Neon Demon, it’s time to hand the last official award in the Ford On Film Awards 2016 (tomorrow will be my odds and ends, including TV awards). The Best Scene award is perhaps the toughest to …

Continue reading

The Ford On Film Awards 2016: Best Director

After giving Oulaya Amamra and Adam Driver my awards for Best Actress and Best Actor yesterday, I’m today turning behind the camera, to look over the best directors of the last year. There have been some stunning filmmakers in action over the year, from those who do tremendous work with actors to those with a …

Continue reading

The Ford On Film Awards 2016: Best Actress & Best Actor

After yesterday’s Best Supporting Actress and Actor wins for Hayley Squires and Aaron Taylor-Johnson, I’m rounding up the acting awards today by giving out my prizes for Best Actress and Best Actor. It’s been an incredible year for performances, so let’s get started with the award for Best Actress. Honourable Mentions: Mary Elizabeth Winstead “Michelle …

Continue reading

The Ford On Film Awards 2016: Best Supporting Actress & Best Supporting Actor

Following on from yesterday’s Best Film picks, here are my choices for the best supporting performances of 2016. First up, the award for Best Supporting Actress: Honourable Mentions: Bebe Cave “Violet – Tale of Tales“ Jena Malone “Ruby – The Neon Demon” Imogen Poots “Amber – Green Room” 5. Lucy Boynton “Raphina – Sing Street” Though marketed …

Continue reading

The Ford On Film Awards 2016: Best Film

It’s that time of the year again! The grim slog that was 2016 is over, and now we can look forward to the grim slog that will be 2017. While the news of the world looked more and more bleak, we always have cinema to look forward to. Though some of the biggest films disappointed, …

Continue reading

The 5 Best Films of 2016 (So Far)

Can you believe we’re already halfway through 2016? The Oscars came and went. Disney took over the world with huge hit after huge hit (apart from the colourful turd that was Alice Through The Looking Glass). Mid-budget cinema’s future got more worrying as films like Popstar and The Nice Guys flopped in the US. Thankfully, we’ve …

Continue reading

The Ford On Film End Of Year Awards 2015: Best TV Show (plus a short tribute to Alan Rickman and Oscar nomination thoughts)

Hello, and welcome to the final part of the Ford On Film End Of Year Awards 2015! Before I get onto the awards, I thought I’d briefly touch upon the two big news stories coming out of today; the sad news of the death of Alan Rickman, and the Oscar nominations. Alan Rickman was among the …

Continue reading

The Ford On Film End Of Year Awards 2015: Best Scene

Hello, and welcome once again to the Ford On Film End Of year Awards 2015. Today, we reach the last of our film categories, but it’s a great one: Best Scene of the year. Every year, there are a handful of standout sequences that make you remember why it is you love cinema, be they …

Continue reading