Editors’ Blog: Festival Pairs

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Edd Elliott compares festival films.

Editor’s Blog: Themes Of The Festival

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Edd Elliott gives a low down of the under-the-radar themes of this year’s Cambridge Film Festival.

Mad Max: Blartertown


Wahhh! Get out of our treehouse! Who wants to see a film about dungarees and mooncups?

Beyond Clueless


Charlie Lyne’s Kickstarter funded documentary BEYOND CLUELESS is the inspiration behind this month’s feature theme: TEEN MOVIES



What, who and why female Ghostbusters?

Editors’ Blog: Hacked Off Films

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Edd Elliott discusses Hacked Off Films and the complexity of Immersive Cinema.

Faut souffrir pour être belle


The tl;dr version of this Editor Blog is: we love you and we hope we’re helping you enjoy your voyage of discovery through the festival programme as much as we are.

Editors’ Blog — Sunday, 31st August: Day 4

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Edd attempts to unravel his biscuit and ukulele problems.

Editor’s Blog — Saturday 30th August: Day 3

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Jim rediscovers the small delights — and irritations — of the Cambridge Film Festival.

Editors’ Blog — Friday 29th August: Day 2


Bucket List of the Festival. If you don’t do it you’ll be forcibly removed from the Picturehouse!

Editors’ Blog – Thursday 28th August: Day 1

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The daily dose from the editors. Edd Elliott’s 5 picks for the days ahead.

Germolene for Godzilla


Ten reasons why Rosy loves GODZILLA.

Picturehouses & the Competition Commission

Competition Commission | TakeOneCFF.com

The recommendations of the Competition Commission will not achieve what they want and misunderstand the local cinema scene in Cambridge, writes Jim Ross

Editors’ Blog


Jim Ross wonders if a movie about Grumpy Cat is an indicator of rude health for cinema, rather than a sign of depressing decay.

Cineworld-Picturehouse vs. the Competition Commission


Gavin Midgley argues the case for why Cineworld’s buyout of the Picturehouse chain might be a good thing.