• the long way home feature

    Wednesday, September 2, 2015 ·

    If there is one true rule of filmmaking, it is this: You don’t kill the dog.

    The Long Way Home

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  • Born feature

    Wednesday, September 2, 2015 ·

    Claudio Zulian splashes on the light and architecture in this historical slice of Barcelona in the 18th century.

    Born

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  • festival pairs feature

    Tuesday, September 1, 2015 ·

    Edd Elliott compares festival films.

    Editors’ Blog: Festival Pairs

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  • CFF2015_CHILD

    Tuesday, September 1, 2015 ·

    Dare your subconscious to concoct some homebrew version of LET THE RIGHT ONE IN and ÊTRE ET AVOIR and you might ferment something like CHILDREN OF THE NIGHT.

    Children of the Night

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  • CFF2015_WILDL

    Tuesday, September 1, 2015 ·

    Frank Hall Green’s WILDLIKE uses the strong imagery of the Alaskan wilderness to propel a simple yet engaging storyline, writes Yozzie Osman.

    Wildlike

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  • cafe de la marina

    Tuesday, September 1, 2015 ·

    Hear Catalonia and you might think sun, sand and sangria. Sylvia Munt’s drama basks in few such pleasures.

    El Cafè De La Marina

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  • CFF2015_GERMA

    Monday, August 31, 2015 ·

    CFF’s German shorts are united in their appeals to the rawest elements of human experience: estrangement, desperation and our ultimate need for hope.

    German Shorts

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  • CFF2015_LOVEA

    Monday, August 31, 2015 ·

    “A joyful experience…” Garry Pope reviews the short film strand FUSION: LOVE & DEATH.

    CFF Shorts: Love & Death

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traces of sandalwood feature
Sunday, August 30, 2015

Traces Of Sandalwood

Maria Ripoll’s TRACES OF SANDALWOOD is a real crowd pleaser, writes Nashwa Gowanlock.

Palio feature
Sunday, August 30, 2015

Palio

PALIO explores the strange world of Siena’s famous horse race.

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Sunday, August 30, 2015

Ripcor: Riding with Mamils

RIPCOR: RIDING WITH MAMILS is a modest, funny and inspiring film about a group of guys banding together, getting on their bikes and riding.

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Saturday, August 29, 2015

Time Lapse Cambridge

Get a taste of what’s to come from Brian and Gareth McClave’s time lapse record of this year’s Movies On The Meadows.

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Saturday, August 29, 2015

The Azonto: London to Accra

The dance craze Azonto is spreading from the back-streets of Accra to London’s dance studios and freezing inner-city.

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Friday, August 28, 2015

Addicted to Sheep

Anthony Davis spoke to Magali Pettier, farmer’s daughter and director of ADDICTED TO SHEEP which follows a year in the lives of two sheep farmers.

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Friday, August 28, 2015

All The Ways Of God

Modern-dress morality play ALL THE WAYS OF GOD takes as its starting point the character of Judas and the lacuna between his betrayal of Jesus and his subsequent suicide.

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Thursday, August 27, 2015

The Fire

He may be a cynic, but Juan Schnitman reminds us why we can’t stop listening to that couple losing it in public.

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Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Poached

You might think that a 90 minute movie about egg collection would be over-egging the pudding but this strange documentary has a weirdly compelling narrative.

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Tuesday, August 25, 2015

NEW GERMAN CINEMA AT CFF2015

From Fassbinder to THE FIRE, Faust Lerner offers an overview of this year’s New German Cinema strand at CFF.