Mark Kermode Interview

I interviewed film critic Mark Kermode for The List about his new book, Hatchet Job. The full article can be found here.

As the nation’s most recognisable movie reviewer, Mark Kermode is a pretty busy guy. Recently named as The Observer’s chief film critic, he balances writing with his duties as one half of Radio 5 Live’s flagship review show, simultaneously contributing content to Sight & Sound, The Culture Show, Newsnight Review and the BBC. Not to mention, of course, the fact that he spends an unhealthy (read: enviable) amount of time in darkened screening rooms. Somehow, though, the good doctor also finds time to function as a published author, with his latest book, the snappily-titled Hatchet Job, focussing on the current state of film criticism. Continued reading…