• crossing points feature

    Saturday, September 13, 2014 ·

    CROSSING POINTS explores the memory of space and its atmosphere, according to Hannah Clarkson.

    Crossing Points

  • the view from our house feature

    Friday, September 12, 2014 ·

    THE VIEW FROM OUR HOUSE is as much about what is unseen, as what is depicted, according to Hannah Clarkson.

    The View From Our House

  • We are many feature 3

    Friday, September 12, 2014 ·

    WE ARE MANY gives a new perspective on the 2003 protests, but could maybe do with a bit more balance, according to James Walpole.

    We Are Many

  • tasting menu featured

    Friday, September 12, 2014 ·

    TASTING MENU suffers from a lack of identity, according to James Walpole.

    Tasting Menu

  • Last Emperor feature

    Wednesday, September 10, 2014 ·

    THE LAST EMPEROR 3D is a worthy conversion that enhances the film thematically as well as visually, according to James Walpole.

    The Last Emperor 3D

  • Amour Fou feature

    Tuesday, September 9, 2014 ·

    AMOUR FOU sends its audience into contortions with its stifling uneasiness, according to Edd Elliott.

    Amour Fou

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    Monday, September 8, 2014 ·

    The CONNECTIONS strand of shorts at CFF explored the links and bonds between families; strangers; the person someone was and the one they may become.

    Short Fusion: Connection

  • before i go to sleep cover

    Monday, September 8, 2014 ·

    Lizzie Scourfield talks to the minds behind BEFORE I GO TO SLEEP, director Rowan Joffe, and the writer of the novel, Steven J Watson.

    Interview: Rowan Joffe & Steven J. Watson

Friday, August 15, 2014

The Rover

David Michôd brings a new dimension to a dystopic genre that has had so much exploration already – think post-apocalyptic OF MICE AND MEN, says Jack McCurdy.

Thursday, August 14, 2014


Hong Khaou’s LILTING reaches an important landmark within the potentially staid coming-out story framework, writes Emma Wilkinson.

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Wednesday, August 13, 2014

All This Mayhem

ALL THIS MAYHEM has more ups and downs than a half-pipe, according to Edd Elliott.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Interview with Mohammad-Ali Talebi

Mohammed Ali-Talebi visited Cambridge Arts Picturehouse in April with his film BAG OF RICE, which featured as part of “A Story of Children and Film”.

A Night at the Cinema in 1914 (UK/US 1914)
Tuesday, August 12, 2014

A Night At the Cinema In 1914

A NIGHT AT THE CINEMA IN 1914 is well worth watching: it’s engaging, enlightening and best of all, loads of fun, writes Amanda Randall.

Monday, August 11, 2014


Tamar van den Dop mingles the majestic and the mundane in her darkly comic coming-of-age drama SUPERNOVA.

Sunday, August 10, 2014

God’s Pocket

GOD’S POCKET tells the darkly comedic tale of how a small neighbourhood is rocked by the suspicious death of a young man. James Walpole reviews.

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Norte: The End Of History

If you stick with NORTE, you will be rewarded by a rich cinematic experience; and one certainly worth the investment of 250 minutes of your time, writes Mike O’Brien.

Saturday, August 9, 2014

The Gravedigger’s Tale

Jon Toomey steps outside the mainstream with the exquisite THE GRAVEDIGGER’S TALE, which explores the wider cultural and emotional impact of mortality.

Thursday, August 7, 2014

The ICA Artists’ Moving Image Network

The ICA Artists’ Moving Image Network offers an ongoing series of screenings of new and rarely seen artist film and video work, at Manchester’s Cornerhouse.