Michael Archive

Midnight, Texas

It’s a hard life trying to make an honest living in what most would see as an inherently dishonest trade, putting loved ones back in touch with their
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Pulse

In order to work effectively the architecture of a ghost story is fundamental; this is not to say the structure of the story, the slow dreadful build of
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Kaleidoscope

Carl has had bad nights and bad mornings before. It’s a year since he was released from prison and he no longer drinks. “It sends me off,” he
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Nekromantik 2

In a genre littered with controversial films, works which have been heavily censored or outright banned, Jörg Buttgereit’s 1987 Nekromantik is in a league of its own, an
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Tom of Finland

Screening at the Edinburgh International Film Festival and introduced to the capacity crowd by director Dome Karukoski, the story of Touko Laaksonen is one of contradictions, an artist
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Pilgrimage

In Cappadocia in 55AD, in what is now known as Turkey, a man was dragged by ropes across sand strewn with broken rocks then thrown down as his
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