Victoria & Abdul

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VICTORIA & ABDUL is a British feel-good film with an uncomfortable undertone of historical revisionism, writes Ben Jones.


The Cinema Travellers

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THE CINEMA TRAVELLERS is bumbling and sweet, while also being a fierce tour de force of filmmaking skill, writes Emma Wilkinson.


Battle of the Sexes

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The story is a gift and directors Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris pick it up and run all the way with it, writes Andrew Nickolds.


Wulu

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Coulibaly has brilliantly woven together a fast-paced, tense thriller with a heart…


A Taste Of Ink

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A TASTE OF INK is a tense, emotionally honest family drama, writes Ben Johnston.


My Friend Dahmer

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John Cheshire reviews MY FRIEND DAHMER, which is performing well at Tribeca, Cannes and Deauville Film Festivals and fast approaching its cinema release,


Mother!

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A face in the flames, a red veined glass ingot and a rotting house on the brink of collapse. Aronofsky’s MOTHER! begins as it ends, writes John Cheshire.


The Big Sick

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The Big Sick lures audiences in with gooey, romantic squishiness – before delving into more serious (but still hilarious) territory, writes April McIntyre.


My Cousin Rachel

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The new MY COUSIN RACHEL adaptation is a competent melodrama, but one that never sinks its hooks in deep enough, writes Roshan Matharu.


El Hombre Que Cuida (The Caretaker)

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A dark story in a beautiful setting, Mike Boyd finds EL HOMBRE QUE CUIDA unsettling but highly engaging, at the Durban International Film Festival.


Kati Kati

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An extraordinary work of film art, using classic techniques to tell a beautiful and thought-provoking story, says Mike Boyd at the Durban International Film Festival.


Liyana

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An inspirational tale of a group of children brought together by a fictional character, showing the power of storytelling, says Mike Boyd at the Durban International Film Festival.


Inxeba (The Wound)

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A brave and fascinating film that tackles a culturally sensitive subject, concludes Mike Boyd at the Durban International Film Festival.


Papeli (Butterfly)

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This beautiful, slow-moving meditation on rural family life in Iran is stunningly photographed, says Mike Boyd at the Durban International Film Festival.


The African Who Wanted to Fly

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An extraordinary tale of a Gabonese martial arts champion, told with warmth and humour, says Mike Boyd from the Durban International Film Festival.


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