❉ Why the surreal and satirical ‘80s TV drama is a dystopian vision of the now.
❉ A welcome and mournful farewell to a series that will always qualify as a crowning achievement in television.
❉ Channel 4’s hit political thriller Chimerica is coming to DVD on 20 May and We Are Cult have THREE COPIES up for grabs!
❉ Strong leads, writing and direction make this pairing a pleasure to listen to, writes Don Klees.
❉ This September BFI will release new definitive editions of two of the most influential comedy sketch shows in TV history.
❉ A forgotten eco-drama from the writer of Break In The Sun and Running Scared.
❉ Robert Fairclough & Mike Kenwood on the unveiling of Russell T Davies’ Years and Years and other TV tales!
❉ 30 not out! Another indispensible essay from The Black Archive.
❉ As a film about Chris Sievey and his alter ego, Frank Sidebottom, is unleashed on the public, we chat with its creator.
❉ An appreciation of writer Eric Chappell’s classic sitcoms, which brought familiar tales of thwarted aspiration to the nation’s living rooms.