FocusFlik – Alt-Rom

Despite being a lover of all things film, one genre that’s never particularly struck well with me is romance. Whether it’s romantic classics or rom-coms, I’ve never quite…got it. Perhaps my scepticism of that perfect, ‘OMG I can’t breathe without you’ fluffy, rose-tinted view of the world somewhat dampens my ability to buy into those…

Hayao Miyazaki Blogathon – 1st Birthday Special

Calling all bloggers! March 2014 will be the first anniversary of FlikGeek. A year on, I didn’t think I’d still be writing. I’ve tried so many times to start a blog and I always lose interest, but FlikGeek has been different. This past year has been a difficult one, and writing has kept me sane!…

BAFTA Awards 2014

The kick off of the Big Awards season is here! Unfortunately my invitation to the BAFTA’s was lost in the post (obviously), so I’m tweeting live throughout the BBC coverage. By the time this is posted all will done and finished, but, I thought it would be good to reflect on some of my predictions…

Oscars Nominations Announcements

I’m so sorry this has taken such a long time. I won’t bore you with personal life stories, but recently I have been so busy, it’s unreal. I’ve barely had time to sit down and have a cup of tea, let alone process the Oscar nominations! So I’m sorry Geeks, I’ll try to keep up…

Bafta Nomination Announcements

So today marks the beginning of Awards Season 2014 with the announcement of the Bafta nominations in the run up to the awards ceremony on 16th February. Gravity has dominated proceedings with 11 nominations, closely followed by American Hustle and 12 Years a Slave with 10 each. Personally, I’m really happy to see Behind the…