Leigh Singer

Film Journalist / Writer / Filmmaker



Leigh graduated from Warwick University with a B.A (First Class) Honours Degree in Film and Literature. At university he devised and directed the world premiere stage adaptation of Steven Soderbergh’s film sex, lies and videotape.

Leigh is an experienced film journalist whose work has appeared in newspapers, magazines and online outlets including The Guardian, The Times, The Independent, Empire, Total Film, The Big Issue, Dazed & Confused, BBCi, Channel 4 and IGN.com

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However vast the darkness, we must supply our own light.

Stanley Kubrick (1928-1999)

Film Journalism

All Posts // Film Reviews // Features // Interviews

Money Monster

George Clooney and Jack O'Connell in Money Monster  copyright TriStar Pictures 2016

MONEY MONSTER Director: Jodie Foster            Screenplay: Jamie Linden and Alan DiFiore & Jim Kouf Stars: George Clooney, Julia Roberts, Jack O’Connell Rating: * * * (out of 5)   Fast, slick, enjoyable – and resonant with you for about as

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American Honey

Sasha Lane in American Honey

AMERICAN HONEY Director: Andrea Arnold Stars: Sasha Lane, Shia LeBeouf, Riley Keough, Arielle Holmes Rating: * * * ½ (out of 5)   A hypnotic state-of-the-underclass-nation address by a great British director who dares to delve into the underbelly of

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Jacques Audiard – Dheepan / Dazed

Dheepan - Studiocanal

Jacques Audiard is the revered director behind ‘A Prophet’ and now ‘Dheepan’ – here we talk to the man who consistently makes films bursting with raw, untamed power

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Film & Video

A selection of my film and video work

The Heroines of Studio Ghibli
Breaking the 4th Wall II: Break Harder
First Person Shooting – POV in Movies
Arturo & The Amazing Flying Pigment
Foehn im Rheintal
The Art of Improvisation
Der Kunstexperte
Fast-Mo: Fast Motion Sequences in Film
Slow Motion Movie Supercut
The Coen Brothers – Men of Constant Sorrow
Breaking the 4th Wall Movie Supercut
Arrested Godfather
Dragons in Movies – Supercut

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Short Films  //  Video Essays  //  Other Productions


It’s like, how much more black could this be? And the answer is none. None more black.

Nigel Tufnel (Christopher Guest) – This is Spinal Tap (1984)


Scripts & Screenplays

Extracts and sample pages from my Scripts and Screenplays

My Heart, Your Soul
Arturo & The Amazing Flying Pigment
Never Lies
Street (Sm)Art

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Features and TV  //  Radio Plays  //  Short Films