Larushka Ivan-Zadeh, Author at Picturehouse Spotlight
Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
Larushka Ivan-Zadeh is mainly the Film Editor at Metro, the free UK newspaper. She also regularly talks about movies on Sky News and across the BBC and is a contributor to The Rough Guide To Cult Movies. Larushka serves on numerous film juries including the BAFTA EE Rising Star Award and is on the board of the British Urban Film Festival.

Recent Articles by Larushka Ivan-Zadeh

Doctor Sleep

Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining is today revered as a horror masterpiece. It was adapted from Stephen King’s 1977 tale of ...

Release Date: 31st Oct, 2019 | By Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
Toy Story 4

Can it be true? Are they really back on the big screen? Yes! Woody, Buzz and the gang return with ...

Release Date: 21st Jun, 2019 | By Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
A Private War

Fearless, rebellious and ferociously dedicated to her work, Marie Colvin remains one of the most celebrated war correspondents of our ...

Release Date: 15th Feb, 2019 | By Larushka Ivan-Zadeh

With a CV already boasting costume dramas including Anna Karenina, Pride And Prejudice, The Duchess and Atonement, not to mention the ...

Release Date: 11th Jan, 2019 | By Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
The Children Act

Emma Thompson gives a career-best performance in this complex and fulfilling drama scripted by acclaimed writer Ian McEwan.

Release Date: 24th Aug, 2018 | By Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
Mary And The Witch's Flower

The spirit of Studio Ghibli lives on in this gorgeously animated family fantasy adventure.

Release Date: 4th May, 2018 | By Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
I, Tonya

Margot Robbie gives a sensational performance in this darkly comedic tale of American figure skater Tonya Harding.

Release Date: 20th Feb, 2018 | By Larushka Ivan-Zadeh

Swimming against the trend of the current mainstream US movie market, Pixar is a studio that boldly continues to create ...

Release Date: 19th Jan, 2018 | By Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
A Ghost Story

Larushka Ivan-Zadeh takes a look at David Lowery's beautiful Sundance hit, starring Casey Affleck and Rooney Mara.

Release Date: 11th Aug, 2017 | By Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
The Red Turtle

A new Studio Ghibli release is greeted like manna from heaven by its adoring fans, who include Pixar and Disney ...

Release Date: 26th May, 2017 | By Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
My Life As A Courgette

Quirky by name, quirky by nature, there’s a highly original flavour to this charming and witty stop-motion animation. Nominated for Best ...

Release Date: 2nd Jun, 2017 | By Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
Free Fire

You always expect the unexpected from visionary Brit director Ben Wheatley. Since Down Terrace, his award-winning cult 2009 debut crime ...

Release Date: 31st Mar, 2017 | By Larushka Ivan-Zadeh