Matt Dawson
Final year Modern Languages student, TV Editor, using student journalism as a post-Erasmus coping mechanism.

Twitter: @mdawson_96

An Insight into European Carnival

Travel writer Matt Dawson writes about the Carnival experience in Europe and explains why it should no longer be hidden in the shadows

Posted on 14th March 2018

Review: Verdi’s ‘La forza del destino’ by Welsh National Opera at the Birmingham Hippodrome

TV editor Matt Dawson reviews the Welsh National Opera's stunning production of Verdi's 'La forza del destino'.

Posted on 8th March 2018

Preview: Burns’ Bar

TV Editor Matt Dawson previews the diverse drinks menu offered at Burns’ Bar in the Jewellery Quarter, prior to its public opening on the 14th February 2018

Posted on 15th February 2018

Review: Let The Right One In at the Crescent Theatre

TV Editor Matt Dawson reviews 'Let The Right One In' at the Crescent Theatre, an adaptation that proves to be an 'enjoyable' but 'chilling' experience.

Posted on 29th January 2018

Peaky Blinders: The Truth behind 1920s Fashion

TV Editor Matt Dawson questions whether the elegant and seemingly harmless fashion choices of the Peaky Blinders actually romanticises criminality

Posted on 28th January 2018

An Insight into Saxony and New Year in Germany

TV Editor Matt Dawson writes about his New Year travels spent in Germany

Posted on 23rd January 2018

Erasmus Will Keep Students Connected to Europe

TV Editor Matt Dawson offers an insight into his Erasmus year, and how he feels more European post-Brexit than ever

Posted on 27th December 2017

Black Site: An Intro to Filmmaking

TV Editor Matt Dawson and Film Critic Phoebe Christofi preview the indie flick Black Site and chat to the director Tom Paton about the production process

Posted on 19th December 2017

Warwick Davis Q&A

Ahead of his appearance in Star Wars: The Last Jedi, TV Editor Matt Dawson attended a Q&A session with Warwick Davis at the 2017 MCM Birmingham Comic Con

Posted on 19th December 2017

A Very Redbrick Christmas

With the holiday season in full swing, Redbrick Film's contributors each makes their case for the best Yuletide film

Posted on 16th December 2017

Comic Con with Andrew Lee Potts

TV Editor Matt Dawson reports on last month's MCM Comic Con as Primeval's Andrew Lee Potts took centre stage in Birmingham

Posted on 13th December 2017

Festive Adverts 2017: Ghosts of Christmas Past

TV Editor Matt Dawson casts a critical eye over this years adverts that will dominate Christmas TV

Posted on 10th December 2017