Fresh Blood

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Undead classics and alternate histories could and should make for some killer summer blockbusters.


Frances Lea Interview: Strawberry Fields

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Jim Ross got the opportunity to interview exciting talent Frances Lea about her career and new feature STRAWBERRY FIELDS


Frostbite: Interview with Stewart Sparke

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Set in the 60s on an Arctic research vessel, FROSTBITE is scheduled to enter principal photography in Spring 2013. Jack McCurdy spoke to writer/director Stewart Sparke at Glass Cannon.


Shadows of Liberty: Q&A with Jean-Philippe Tremblay

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Amusingly for a documentary about media control, the makers of SHADOWS OF LIBERTY wanted to control when an interview about the film would appear. David Perilli attended the Q&A.


Mission to Lars: Q&A with Kate Spicer

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Self-styled “producer come executive producer come lumpen prole fundraiser and self-effacing emo philips monkey in front of the camera gimp” Kate Spicer visited Cambridge Arts Picturehouse recently to talk about her documentary MISSION TO LARS.


Edinburgh International Film Festival 2012

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Steve Williams reports back from the 66th Edinburgh film festival, which opened with a wipe-the-floor-with-’em red-carpet opening gala for William Friedkin’s new film KILLER JOE and its assembled firmament of stars.


ITV: In Conversation with Michael Apted

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Filmmaker Michael Apted talked about his career with documentary maker Leslie Woodhead at Sheffield Doc/Fest 2012. David Perilli shares the highlights of their discussion on the “7 Up” series and “Tomorrow Never Dies”.


Universal Jaws

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‘None of men’s fantasies of evil can compare with the reality of JAWS’. Loreta Gandolfi jumps in at the deep end with JAWS, which has recently been remastered, remixed and brought back to the big screen.


Galway African Film Festival

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Mike Boyd reviews the up-and-coming, relatively young Galway African Film Festival, which is quickly finding its place on the periphery of the more established festivals in the UK.


Focus On: Woody Allen

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Following on from the recently released documentary, TAKE ONE’s Woody Allen devotee, Ed Frost, takes his own look at Woody’s work and career


The Wonderful Worlds of Powell & Pressburger

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Gavin Midgley looks at the works of Powell and Pressburger, from patriotic wartime propaganda via the vivacious Archers Film Productions to that influential post-Pressburger classic, PEEPING TOM.


Ken Loach Interview

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“I’d like to annihilate the term ‘social realism’”: Ken Loach was recently in Cambridge and Jim Ross got the opportunity to talk to him about THE ANGELS’ SHARE.


Focus On: Bela Tarr

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Mike O’Brien takes us through the work of Bela Tarr, the “most uncompromising of filmmakers” whose film THE TURIN HORSE is on release this week.


Focus On: Wes Anderson

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With the release of his latest feature film, MOONRISE KINGDOM, Wes Anderson is back in heightened colour. Ann Linden revisits his previous features.


Focus On: The Alien Films

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“You never quite forget a film that gives you a serious bout of nightmares, and if you’re like me, that fosters a sort of fondness too.” Jen Williams revisits the ALIEN films.