• JOHNN1_2017

    Friday, February 16, 2018 ·

    A treat from the vaults – Simon Rumley spoke to us at Cambridge Film Fest 2016 about his project CROWHURST, which is finally set for a 2018 release. Read all about it!

    Drifting with Crowhurst

  • CROWHU_2017

    Friday, February 16, 2018 ·

    Andrew Nickolds compares two films on the same subject – the attempted round-the-world voyage by amateur sailor Donald Crowhurst, for which the term ‘ill-fated’ is a grotesque understatement …

    Lawks A Mercy

  • JOY1_2017

    Sunday, February 11, 2018 ·

    In his film JOY, vlogumentary maker Rafael V. asks – “where can we find joy”? A few months on from the film’s release, Anthony Davis caught up with Rafael.

    Vlogumentary joy with Rafael V.

  • 3BILL_2018

    Saturday, February 10, 2018 ·

    With THREE BILLBOARDS, McDonagh has reached again for the high bar he’s set himself, writes April McIntyre.

    Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

  • HAPPY_2017

    Monday, December 4, 2017 ·

    Haneke’s mischief-making social satire is reminiscent of late Bunuel, writes Andrew Nickolds.

    Happy End

  • DEATH_2017

    Wednesday, November 22, 2017 ·

    Chloe Kent recommends six films you might like to get hold of if you enjoyed The Death of Stalin‘s tiptoe between humour and horror.

    6.5 films you’ll like if you enjoyed The Death of Stalin

  • JOY1_2017

    Monday, November 20, 2017 ·

    What is it to be happy? Where do we find joy? This is the question on the lips of director of the aptly named vlogumentary, JOY, by Rafael.V.


  • MARC_2017

    Wednesday, November 8, 2017 ·

    Anthony Davis speaks to Catalonian director Marc Crehuet about his film THE ONE EYED KING

    Interview with Marc Crehuet

Wednesday, November 2, 2016


A tightly-plotted and well-executed thriller set in the snowy wastes and desolate pine forests of British Columbia.

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

My pitch to James and Bob

Rosy Hunt spoke to the producer of the upcoming film A STREETCAT NAMED BOB: he’s feline great about this unique biopic.

Monday, October 31, 2016


NAKOM follows a Ghanaian medical student who is forced from his studies when he hears that his father has died.

Sunday, October 30, 2016

Other People

Chris Kelly’s OTHER PEOPLE hurts, like it happened to you or someone you know, writes Ann Linden.

Saturday, October 29, 2016

New Art for a New World

REVOLUTIONS takes as its starting point the explosion in creativity in the arts at the outset of the Russian Revolution.

Saturday, October 29, 2016

Eimi Imanishi Interview

Day Moibi talks with filmmaker Eimi Imanishi about her directorial debut, BATTALION TO MY BEAT, which won the award for Best Short Film at the Cambridge African Film Festival 2016.

Friday, October 28, 2016

A word from our sponsors

Find out more about film and media training opportunities at the next ARU Open Day on 3 December

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Friday, October 28, 2016

In The Last Days Of The City

Tamer El Said’s IN THE LAST DAYS OF THE CITY is a despairing love letter to Cairo, Beirut, Baghdad and all the great cities of the Arab world.

Friday, October 28, 2016

Zona Norte

Fifteen years after her documentary WARRIOR OF LIGHT, Monika Treut revisits the subject in this thought-provoking documentary ZONA NORTE.

Friday, October 28, 2016

A Quiet Passion

A biographical film which, like its subject, is conventional on the surface but fiercely individual underneath.