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Sunday, June 3, 2018

L’Amant Double

Ozon’s wild ride is never less than engrossing, not to say enjoyable – but after all the careful setting up what emerges is pure copper-bottomed tosh.

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Monday, May 28, 2018

Cold War

Loosely based on director Pawel Pawlikowski’s parents’ lives, COLD WAR tells the story of a passionate love affair during the 1950s.

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Monday, May 28, 2018

Cannes Short Film Press Conference

Juanita Samson and Elle Haywood report back from “Meet the Directors” at Cannes.

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Monday, May 28, 2018

Capharnaüm

Juanita Samson reviews CAPHARNAUM, a new drama from Lebanese director Nadine Labaki which screened at this year’s Cannes film festival.

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Memoir of a Murderer (살인자의 기억법)

This year the London Korean Film Festival is luring us with an M&M trail of teaser screenings, most recently Won Shin-yun’s MEMOIR OF A MURDERER (2017).

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Sunday, May 20, 2018

Knife and Heart

Set in the aesthetically gorgeous backdrop of Paris’ 1970’s pornography scene, KNIFE AND HEART takes viewers on a murder mystery of melodramatic love and loss.

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Sunday, May 20, 2018

Cannes Film Festival Blog #2

A daring escape from a piano bar and a run-in with Terry Gilliam – read all about it in the second instalment of Elle Haywood’s Cannes film festival diary.

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Sunday, May 20, 2018

Under the Silver Lake

UNDER THE SILVER LAKE takes us on a hazy unfamiliar journey where most of the strange occurrences seem possible, writes Juanita Samson.

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Saturday, May 19, 2018

Ziggy’s Will

Elle Haywood speaks to producer Jared Selcer about ZIGGY’S WILL, a short film screened at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.

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Saturday, May 19, 2018

Dogman

Matteo Garone delivers a showpiece of raw gangsterism in the Italian suburbs, and the moral complexities of vengeance in a small town community.