S is for Stanley

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On the list of life changing moments, delivering a ceramic penis statue across London during a snowstorm wouldn’t normally feature that highly…


Wonderland

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Wonderland is a collaboration project from ten Swiss directors who each take control of their own mini-story.


The Handmaiden

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The shadow of Brian De Palma looms over Park Chan-Wook’s impressive psychological thriller, writes Jim Moore.


Gog 3D with Bob Furmanek

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Bob Furmanek tells Toby Miller how attempts at 3D filmmaking are almost as old as cinema itself.


Around China With A Movie Camera

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The BFI’s collection of archive footage from China is drawn together by Ruth Chan’s excellent score, writes Mark Liversidge.


Arsenal

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ARSENAL is a fantastic war film with enough gritty realism to fully immerse the viewer, writes Darius Azadeh.


Salomé

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The silent film SALOMÉ brings together gay icons Oscar Wilde and Alla Nazimova in an intoxicating cocktail of high art and high camp.


The Light Between Oceans

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A strong cast runs aground in a soggy, lighthouse-bound melodrama set after the First World War.


Auf Einmal

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An unexpected death after a party leads to a host of recriminations and betrayals in this dark German drama.


The Kingdom of Shadows Interview

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Toby Miller of Bums on Seats sits down with filmmakers Daniel Fawcett and Clara Pais, to discuss their latest film, The Kingdom of Shadows.


Chocolat

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CHOCOLAT charts the flamboyant rise and fall of France’s first famous black clown.


Discussing Michael Curtiz

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Toby Miller of Bums on Seats sits down with writer and journalist Adam Feinstein to discuss the legendary filmmaker, Michael Curtiz.


Letters from Baghdad interview

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Bridget Bradshaw interview directors Sabine Krayenbühl and Zeva Oelbaum about their award winning film Letters from Baghdad.


El Sur

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EL SUR is literally a film of unfinished business, yet perfectly realized in its study of the mysteries of family life


Perivi Katjavivi interview

The Unseen Q&A - 21st October 2016

Day Moibi talking to filmmaker Perivi Katjavivi about the politics of African cinema. His film THE UNSEEN had its European premiere earlier in the week in CFF.


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