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    Friday, August 29, 2014 ·

    If you’ve ever done something bad to a Sylvanian Families doll, you will relish the cruel comedy of Frauke Finsterwalder’s FINSTERWORLD, writes Faust Lerner.


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    Friday, August 29, 2014 ·

    PETER SELLERS: THE EARLY SHORTS have problems but are oddly prescient according to Ben Dalton.

    Peter Sellers: The Early Shorts

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    Friday, August 29, 2014 ·

    Arjun Sajip gives us a insightful tribute to one of America’s great documentary film makers, LIONEL ROGOSIN.

    Introducing Lionel Rogosin

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    Friday, August 29, 2014 ·

    LOVE STEAKS is romance with an edge, according to Jim Moore.

    Love Steaks

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    Friday, August 29, 2014 ·

    Not even Colin Firth can breathe life into MAGIC IN THE MOONLIGHT, writes Sarah Dillon.

    Magic In The Moonlight

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    Thursday, August 28, 2014 ·

    34th Cambridge Film Festival got off to a strong start with an engaging and delightfully quirky offering from French director Guillaume Nicloux. Mike Levy reviews.

    The Kidnapping of Michel Houellebecq

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    Thursday, August 28, 2014 ·

    The daily dose from the editors. Edd Elliott’s 5 picks for the days ahead.

    Editors’ Blog – Thursday 28th August: Day 1

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    Thursday, August 28, 2014 ·

    We spoke to Toby Froud, whose puppet fairytale LESSONS LEARNED is one of our favourite short films at CFF this year.

    Interview with Toby Froud

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Dolphin Burger Studios Presents

Dolphin Burger Studios is a group of disabled animators based in Brighton. We spoke to director Harry Hunt about their latest project, a remake of Peter Gabriel’s SLEDGEHAMMER video.

The Zero Theorem | TakeOneCFF.com
Tuesday, March 18, 2014

The Zero Theorem

Another year, another Terry Gilliam slice of imaginative dystopian hell: THE ZERO THEOREM still feels a bit humdrum for a director who is a visionary at his best.

The Voorman Problem | TakeOneCFF.com | Image from Honlodge Productions Ltd
Monday, March 17, 2014

The Voorman Problem

THE VOORMAN problem is a well executed short with amusing and engaging lead performances. Jim Ross reviews the 2014 Oscars nominee.

The Story of Yonosuke | TakeOneCFF.com | Image from Third Window Films
Wednesday, March 12, 2014

The Story of Yonosuke

Noel Megahey reviews the relatively simple and heart-warming tales of youthful friendship that form THE STORY OF YONOSUKE

The Grand Budapest Hotel | TakeOneCFF.com
Tuesday, March 11, 2014

The Grand Budapest Hotel

THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL is a delightful chocolate box of a film, with Wes Anderson beginning to show his artistic soul, writes Jim Ross

Monday, March 10, 2014

In Conversation with Jim Broadbent

Alison Hicks shares the highlights of Jim Broadbent’s closing talk at the excellent Watersprite Film Festival.

Monday, March 10, 2014

Watersprite Script Lab

As part of this year’s Watersprite, two students were given the opportunity to present short film scripts to industry specialist Jamie Wolpert, Development Executive at BFI.

Sunday, March 9, 2014

Weathering Love

Janis Klimanovs’ short documentary is an exploration of the nature and endurance of love.

Sunday, March 9, 2014

Watersprite Screenings #2

Arjun Sajip looks at three shorts which exemplify the broad range of films on offer at Watersprite – from timewarping fantasy to the bitter reality of suicide at Beachy Head.

Sunday, March 9, 2014

Four Weddings And Fat Thighs

Drawing upon his experience of making megahits, Richard Curtis offered sound advice for the young filmmakers at Watersprite.