Musanna Ahmed

Musanna Ahmed is a freelance writer focusing on film, theatre and live music. Bylines include The Movie Waffler, DesiBlitz and Film Inquiry.

  • Cinema
    Blithe Spirit

    Nöel Coward’s comedic play about a writer haunted by the ghost of his late w...

  • Cinema
    Robin’s Wish

    Robin Williams’s wish was to help people be less afraid. He would have want...

  • Cinema
    2020 roundup: Top ten movie releases of the year

    2020 has been challenging in a huge number of ways, not l...

  • Movie review
    The Prom

    It’s a fruitless request but somebody needs to ask Ryan Murphy to slow down. The mega-pr...

  • Movie review
    A Girl from Mogadishu

    A Girl from Mogadishu, the heartening biopic of FGM activist Ifrah Ahmed,...

  • Movie review
    Falling

    Viggo Mortensen’s directorial debut Falling purports to be a very personal story, in ...

  • Cinema
    Overseas

    It’s fortunate that Overseas isn’t an episodic instalment of an exploitative presenter...

  • Cinema
    The Life Ahead

    The Life Ahead marks the return of Hollywood Golden Age star Sophia Loren after ov...

  • Movie review
    About Endlessness

    Roy Andersson’s final film, About Endlessness, is nearly as blunt as its tit...

  • Movie review
    Target Number One

    A journalist investigating the overseas imprisonment of a Canadian drug dealer...