Fiona Mountford

Film

The necessary politics of Promising Young Woman

It’s both thrilling and chilling to watch the clinical efficiency with which Cassie sets about her self-appointed task

By Fiona Mountford

Film

Awards season loses its shine when no one can go to the cinema

We long for the usual hustle-bustle, the red carpet, the fashion faux pas, and the rictus grins of the losers

By Fiona Mountford

Art

Sets appeal: the distracting beauty of TV backdrops

We are truly in the era of more-is-more when it comes to the decor of hit television series

By Fiona Mountford

Home

Is baking and watching Netflix really comparable to being bombed?

It doesn’t take ‘Blitz spirit’ to hunker down at home

By Fiona Mountford

Europe

Will ‘performative Europeanness’ end on Brexit day?

Prior to the 2016 referendum, it’s hard to recall seeing many EU flags in the UK, much less draped around the shoulders of passers-by in the street

By Fiona Mountford

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