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    Wednesday, December 10, 2014 ·

    Robert Weatherall has a problem or two with THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES.

    The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies

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    Wednesday, December 3, 2014 ·

    The harsh realities of THE HOMESMAN are made bearable by Hilary Swank’s gritty goodness, writes Nick Walker.

    The Homesman

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    Wednesday, December 3, 2014 ·

    When We Were Kings stands head and shoulders above the rest in its depiction of the greatness of Muhammad Ali, according to Edd Elliott.

    Retrospective: When We Were Kings

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    Thursday, November 20, 2014 ·

    Álex de la Iglesia returns to the mayhem and excess of his cinematic roots with WITCHING AND BITCHING.

    Witching and Bitching

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    Tuesday, November 18, 2014 ·

    The artistic highlights of Turner’s career writ large on the cinema screen in flesh and blood make this a cinematic delight, writes Mark Liversidge.

    Mr Turner

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    Monday, November 17, 2014 ·

    What, who and why female Ghostbusters?

    Ghostbustresses

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    Sunday, November 16, 2014 ·

    This inspiring and heartwarming documentary charts the recovery of much-loved musician Edwyn Collins from a double stroke in 2005.

    The Possibilities are Endless

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    Saturday, November 15, 2014 ·

    We speak to Professor Roger Graef OBE about storytelling, creative freedom and the documentary he “literally fled” from.

    Interview with Roger Graef

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Monday, September 1, 2014

Acrid

The interweaving narrative of ACRID leaves lots of space for character observation, according to Jim Moore.

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Monday, September 1, 2014

Editors’ Blog — Sunday, 31st August: Day 4

Edd attempts to unravel his biscuit and ukulele problems.

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Sunday, August 31, 2014

Down by Law

Rosy Hunt reviews Jim Jarmusch’s earliest film forays, including the “thinking man’s chicken-soup film” DOWN BY LAW which screens at CFF this year.

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Sunday, August 31, 2014

Oh Boy

The life journey of OH BOY is set to be a real crowd-pleaser, according to Andrew Nickolds.

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Saturday, August 30, 2014

Editor’s Blog — Saturday 30th August: Day 3

Jim rediscovers the small delights — and irritations — of the Cambridge Film Festival.

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Saturday, August 30, 2014

Life of Crime

Jennifer Aniston may be one of the brightest lights in LIFE OF CRIME, according to Andrew Nickolds.

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Saturday, August 30, 2014

Interview with Leah Meyerhoff

Jack Toye spoke to filmmaker Leah Meyerhoff and sound mixer Joe Stillwater about I BELIEVE IN UNICORNS, screening at Cambridge Film Festival this year.

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Saturday, August 30, 2014

Ningen

NINGEN delights in a type of storytelling so refreshing in its refusal to be defined by simple morals, neat endings and tied up plots, writes Sarah Dillon.

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Saturday, August 30, 2014

Tir

TIR makes the most of the mundane, according to Andrew Nickolds.

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Saturday, August 30, 2014

The Keeper of Lost Causes

The start of a highly promising odd-couple detective partnership, according to Stephen Watson.