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    Sunday, February 15, 2015 ·

    Anthony Davis speaks to John Farrugia, the general manager of the new Light Cinema in Cambridge.

    Light Cinema Cambridge

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    Saturday, February 14, 2015 ·

    Day 4 of Jack’s Berlinale diary, in which Jack washes his hands in magic soap, braves a baying Wenders throng and ends up in a queue quandary.

    Jack’s Berlinale Diary #4

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    Saturday, February 14, 2015 ·

    The year is 2017. 100 years have passed since the Russian Revolution, and the landscape of UNDER ELECTRIC CLOUDS is in every sense clouded and cold.

    Under Electric Clouds

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  • aswewere1

    Friday, February 13, 2015 ·

    Andreas Dresen’s tale, about a gang of childhood friends growing up in the suburbs of a reunified Germany in the early 90s, stomps and thrashes its way on to the big screen at Berlinale.

    As We Were Dreaming

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  • misfits

    Thursday, February 12, 2015 ·

    We spoke to Jannik Splidsboel at Berlinale about his film MISFITS, an LGBT coming-of-age documentary set in conservative Tulsa.

    Interview with Jannik Splidsboel

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    Wednesday, February 11, 2015 ·

    Jannik Splidsboel’s documentary, MISFITS, focusses on the challenging lives of three LGBT teenagers who use The Open Arms Youth Centre, Tulsa as their meeting place.

    Misfits

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    Tuesday, February 10, 2015 ·

    “There comes a point at a festival where you just tell yourself to quit whilst you’re ahead. And who takes their boyfriend to a rubbish tip to make out?!”

    Jack’s Berlinale Diary #3

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  • koc

    Tuesday, February 10, 2015 ·

    KNIGHT OF CUPS is the seventh film in esteemed director Malick’s formidable cinematic canon, but does it live up to the hype that surrounds it at Berlinale 2015?

    Knight of Cups

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Sunday, February 8, 2015

Jack’s Berlinale Diary #1

Three days into the Berlinale Film Festival, Jack Toye dives straight into the action.

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Thursday, February 5, 2015

Still Life

Nobody should be lonely in 2015, with all communication settings firmly flicked to On. All the more horrific when a dead body is found in an empty home, time of death several weeks earlier…

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Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Japanese Cinema and Encounters

“It only happens in the movies”? There are certain things that only happen in Japanese movies, writes Noel Megahey at the Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme.

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Monday, January 26, 2015

Meatballs

Relying on bawdy humour and a hip, anti-establishment attitude, MEATBALLS is set in a summer camp for misfits overseen by head counsellor Tripper (Bill Murray in his first starring role).

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Thursday, January 15, 2015

The Wanderers

The Bronx, 1963. Geographically close, but in reality we’re a long way from WEST SIDE STORY and its rival gangs the Jets and the Sharks…

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Sunday, January 11, 2015

Beyond Clueless

Jack Stocker reviews BEYOND CLUELESS, an experimental documentary which describes itself as “part adolescent fever dream, part roving visual essay”.

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Saturday, January 10, 2015

Porky’s

PORKY’S virtually re-invented the teen-sex comedy genre, and it holds up remarkably well 35 years later, writes Wyndham Wise.

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Friday, January 9, 2015

Font’s Othello

Anthony Davis spoke to Hammudi Al-Rahmoun Font about his entertaining and provocative Catalan adaptation of OTHELLO, screened at CFF2014

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Thursday, January 8, 2015

A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night

Ana Lily Amirpour’s A GIRL WALKS HOME ALONE AT NIGHT is a trope up-ended, with results at once gleeful and grisly, writes Ann Linden.

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Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Interview with Charlie Lyne

Toby Miller speaks to Charlie Lyne, the Bertolt Brecht/David Attenborough of the teen movie genre, about his documentary BEYOND CLUELESS.