Shane Danielsen

Shane Danielsen
Shane Danielsen is a screenwriter and former artistic director of the Edinburgh International Film Festival.

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The script changed


James Gray’s ‘The Lost City of Z’

Still from Hounds of Love

Lowlife in the suburbs


Ben Young’s ‘Hounds of Love’ presents horror in all-too-familiar surrounds

Still from Get Out

Long time coming


‘Get Out’ is a sharp mix of horror, satire and racial commentary

Still from Toni Erdmann

A German comedy?


Maren Ade’s ‘Toni Erdmann’ is one of the most misread movies of the year

Desert storm


George Miller and the evolution of Mad Max

The beautiful cliches of David Michôd’s ‘The Rover’

A very, very good director has made a pretty ordinary film