The Killing Of A Sacred Deer

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An eye for an eye. Is it time to break up the nuclear family to balance the scales of justice? Jack Toye reviews the latest feature film from Greek auteur director Yorgos Lanthimos at the 70th edition of the Cannes Film Festival.


Cannes 2017 Diary #1

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It’s John Cheshire’s first foray down to the South of France and the 70th Edition of the Cannes Film Festival. What will he find, and which films will he see? Read his diary entry here!


Okja

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This year’s Cannes Film Festival has sparked a certain degree of controversy around its inclusion of films produced by Netflix, one of which is acclaimed South Korean director Bong Joon-ho’s sixth directorial project, OKJA. Concerning itself with the peaceful life of farm girl Mija (Ahn Seo-Hyun) and her giant pet pig Okja, the film follows [...]


A Quiet Dream

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On Monday 27 March, the Cambridge Arts Picturehouse will play host to the first in a series of sneak previews of the London Korean Film Festival.


Cloudy Sunday: Manoussos Manousakis

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CLOUDY SUNDAY is based on a book inspired by real events during the German occupation in Thessaloniki in 1942. We sat down with the director.


Numb

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A tightly-plotted and well-executed thriller set in the snowy wastes and desolate pine forests of British Columbia.


Nakom

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NAKOM follows a Ghanaian medical student who is forced from his studies when he hears that his father has died.


New Art for a New World

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REVOLUTIONS takes as its starting point the explosion in creativity in the arts at the outset of the Russian Revolution.


Eimi Imanishi Interview

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Day Moibi talks with filmmaker Eimi Imanishi about her directorial debut, BATTALION TO MY BEAT, which won the award for Best Short Film at the Cambridge African Film Festival 2016.


A Quiet Passion

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A biographical film which, like its subject, is conventional on the surface but fiercely individual underneath.


ShortFusion: Out of Date

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We spoke to Erica Vader and Borja Torres of Cryogenic Films about their short meatmare OUT OF DATE.


Interview with Alex Kruz

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Day Moibi interviews Alex Kruz about his latest film, Parivara.


Toni Erdmann

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A rich, absorbing and often very funny work, full of surprises, which rarely drags during its more than two and a half hour length.


Attack Of The Lederhosen Zombies

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Mark Liversidge had fun with this satisfyingly splattery tale of zombies taking over a mountain retreat.


Two Timid Souls

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With the jovial buoyancy of Chaplin and the class of Gatsby, TWO TIMID SOULS is a charming, genuinely funny easy watch.


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