Film

the itch Season 3, Episode 1: Lily Konteh

In the first episode of our brand new side-splitting series of the itch, Lily tells us which animals she thinks...
Arts/Culture / Film / / Rife Editor

I am Judah: an intimate portrait of respected grandfather who was tasered in the face

Filmmakers of upcoming film ‘I Am Judah’ discuss their community-centered film and why it is crucial to support projects like...
Bristol / Film / Social Issues / / Asmaa Jama

‘Friends’ gives me nostalgia of Nairobi Nights

Why the soothing 90’s show transports me to summers spent in Kenya.
Film / Lifestyle / / Asmaa Jama

Booksmart: The teen comedy that understands teens (a review)

In this review Mo talks about the themes and most stand-out moments in what is surely a future classic in...
Film / youtube / / Mo Moorhead

MUSLIMS, MUSLIMS, EVERYWHERE (in film and TV)

Your representation-starved go-to Muslim rounds up films and shows that make them feel seen.

The Films That Shaped Us: Six coming of age films for the modern teenager

The Rife team comes together to list their favourite coming-of-age films in celebration of the release of We the Animals, ...
Film / Fun Stuff/Lists / / Cohort 9

Watch Incubus: a retro-future comedy short that leaves reality behind

Louis reflects on his time at BFI Film Academy making his first film as part of a crew and bringing...
Bristol / Film / Upskilling / / Louis Joseph

Proud To Be

24% of homeless people identify as LGBTQ+.
Bristol / Film / Social Issues / / Cohort 9

Treading Water

In this short documentary we follow the story of seventeen-year-old young carer who has had the responsibility of looking after...
Bristol / Film / Lifestyle / Social Issues / / Cohort 9

Planet Plastic: A spoken word protest urging us to stop trashing Planet Earth

During a week of mass protests taking place in our capital, writer Natasha Batorijs shares 'Planet Plastic' her own protest...