Polk BOOM BIT

Polk BOOM BIT

For such a tiny speaker, measuring only 7 cm x 3 cm, the Polk BOOM is a pretty powerful one. It’s a wearable, portable, Bluetooth speaker you can use for all your activities, be it running, cycling or other outdoor activity. It’s sturdy, resisting to...
Kobo Aura ONE E-Reader

Kobo Aura ONE E-Reader

I had never used an e-reader before and have always been very skeptical about if I’d ever be convinced to trade a real book for a digital one. Carrying around the Kobo Aura One may have just done the job! The screen has adjusted light, making it comfortable on...
The Levelling

The Levelling

Written and directed by Hope Dickinson Leach, produced by Rachel Robey and starred by Ellie Kendrick, The Levelling couldn’t be a better fit for the Underwire Festival. In her first incursion into features, the writer/director expertly delivered us the subject...
Women in Motion

Women in Motion

In a festival which dedicates their programme to championing women’s work, it was a delight to go to a shorts programme screening, at 11 AM on a Saturday, and find a pretty full room. 8 seriously good shorts, focusing on movement and sound. I’ll single out...
Hux

Hux

Hux is a beautifully shot short film. It tells the story of a woman with autism, alone, in a post apocalyptic world. A (mostly) one woman short, written, directed, produced, edited and led by Mageina Tovah, it’s a solid first writing and directing work. You can...