• childhood1

    Thursday, June 23, 2016 ·

    Don’t throw stones in a fragile post-WWI European glasshouse! Jack Toye reviews THE CHILDHOOD OF A LEADER at Edinburgh International Film Festival.

    The Childhood Of A Leader

  • ZERO_2016

    Wednesday, June 22, 2016 ·

    Revealing the cyber-warfare trump card behind America’s military prowess. John Cheshire reviews Alex Gibney’s latest documentary at the Edinburgh International Film Festival.

    Zero Days

  • MRPIG_2016

    Wednesday, June 22, 2016 ·

    What do you get when a 75 year old man goes on the run with a hog in a van? Taking similarities from Hákonarson’s RAMS, MR PIG serves both human and porcine humour.

    Mr Pig

  • Bugs1

    Sunday, June 19, 2016 ·

    Lock up your stick insects! The Nordic Food Lab are coming! Jack Toye reviews Andreas Johnsen’s BUGS at Edinburgh International Film Festival

    BUGS

  • JOANN_2016

    Monday, June 13, 2016 ·

    Mike O’Brien spoke to filmmaker Joanna Hogg: “a daring and mischievous artist, and a major British talent whose next move will be intriguing.”

    Interview with Joanna Hogg

  • just5

    Saturday, May 21, 2016 ·

    Sombre, reflective and as divisive as ever at the Cannes Film Festival, Jack Toye reviews Xavier Dolan’s latest feature

    It’s Only The End Of The World

  • bernadette

    Saturday, May 21, 2016 ·

    Director of Watersprite Film Festival 2016, Bernadette Schramm, on her work with Refugee Voices In Film at the 69th Cannes Film Festival

    Interview with Bernadette Schramm

  • harbour

    Thursday, May 19, 2016 ·

    There’s a whole lotta diary days going on in Cannes for our roving reporter, Jack Toye

    Cannes Diary 2016: Days 4, 5,6,7

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Sunday, September 13, 2015

Student Review: The Forecaster

A man wrongly imprisoned for more than a decade on fraud charges is released in 2011, undeterred from his work in economics.

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Sunday, September 13, 2015

Wojaczek

This film dealing with a poet’s urge to self-destruct is often unexpectedly, if darkly, funny.

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Sunday, September 13, 2015

Until I Lose My Breath

UNTIL I LOSE MY BREATH’s bleakness is its virtue and its fault, writes Sarah Longfield.

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Sunday, September 13, 2015

Take One On Air 12/09/2015

Get those tissues ready: it’s the last Take One On Air of 2015. Edd Elliott and Ben Dalton give their round up of this year’s Cambridge Film Festival.

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Sunday, September 13, 2015

99 Homes

“99 HOMES can’t be faulted for its moral clarity and sharp commentary on a brutally competitive society.” Jim Moore reviews.

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Saturday, September 12, 2015

Tokyo Tribe

You will leave TOKYO TRIBE little more than an idyllic splatter mark, pulverised by a blender of pure lunacy

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Saturday, September 12, 2015

The Garden of Earthly Delights

The first of Lech Majewski’s painting-inspired trilogy, THE GARDEN OF EARTHLY DELIGHTS orbits questions of materiality, mortality and the image.

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Saturday, September 12, 2015

Ten Billion

By 2050, the world population will grow to 10 billion. “Where will the food come from?” asks Valentin Thurn.

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Saturday, September 12, 2015

Nicolas Roeg: It’s About Time

This compelling documentary follows dark visionary Nicolas Roeg in a retrospective of his directing career. Ben Dalton reviews.

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Saturday, September 12, 2015

Student Review: After Work

Katrina Smith looks at AFTER WORK, Janina Herhoffer’s contribution to the contemporary German cinema strand at CFF2015.