• The Day the Earth Caught Fire | TakeOneCFF.com

    Tuesday, September 16, 2014 ·

    In anticipation of the BFI’s forthcoming Sci-Fi season, Gavin Midgley looks back at a landmark British entry in the genre.

    The Day the Earth Caught Fire

  • crossing points feature

    Saturday, September 13, 2014 ·

    CROSSING POINTS explores the memory of space and its atmosphere, according to Hannah Clarkson.

    Crossing Points

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  • view

    Friday, September 12, 2014 ·

    THE VIEW FROM OUR HOUSE is as much about what is unseen, as what is depicted, according to Hannah Clarkson.

    The View From Our House

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  • We are many feature 3

    Friday, September 12, 2014 ·

    WE ARE MANY gives a new perspective on the 2003 protests, but could maybe do with a bit more balance, according to James Walpole.

    We Are Many

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  • tasting menu featured

    Friday, September 12, 2014 ·

    TASTING MENU suffers from a lack of identity, according to James Walpole.

    Tasting Menu

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  • Last Emperor feature

    Wednesday, September 10, 2014 ·

    THE LAST EMPEROR 3D is a worthy conversion that enhances the film thematically as well as visually, according to James Walpole.

    The Last Emperor 3D

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  • Amour Fou feature

    Tuesday, September 9, 2014 ·

    AMOUR FOU sends its audience into contortions with its stifling uneasiness, according to Edd Elliott.

    Amour Fou

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  • mary1

    Monday, September 8, 2014 ·

    The CONNECTIONS strand of shorts at CFF explored the links and bonds between families; strangers; the person someone was and the one they may become.

    Short Fusion: Connection

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berlin
Sunday, September 7, 2014

Berlin, Symphony of a Great City

BERLIN, SYMPHONY OF A GREAT CITY provides a poetic ode to the metropolis, according to Stephen Watson.

mary2
Sunday, September 7, 2014

Mary is Happy, Mary Is Happy

A fresh take on the ‘coming of age’ teenage archetype and use of social media help MARY IS HAPPY stand out above the sea of pretentious teenage films.

cave1
Sunday, September 7, 2014

20,000 Days on Earth

You don’t have to know or even like Nick Cave’s music to be engrossed in 20,000 DAYS ON EARTH – there are simply no dull moments, writes Carya Maharja.

police
Sunday, September 7, 2014

The Police Officer’s Wife

THE POLICE OFFICER’S WIFE wields an enormous amount of power, but it presents a challenge for the viewer in almost every aspect, writes Mark Liversidge.

spiel
Sunday, September 7, 2014

CFF2014 Shorts: German

Carya Maharja looks at four works from recent students at the German Film and Television Academy, and an animation by an independent filmmaker.

lamp
Sunday, September 7, 2014

In The Slums Of Berlin

Lamprecht never shirks from demonstrating the darker side of life in post-WW1 Berlin in his IN THE SLUMS OF BERLIN, writes Mark Liversidge.

poema
Sunday, September 7, 2014

A Poem In Exile

The unpublished story of a musical piece inspired by the sad story of those who had to emigrate from their homeland after the Spanish civil war.

Attila marcel featured
Sunday, September 7, 2014

Attila Marcel

Unusual but charming is Sarah Lambert’s description of ATTILA MARCEL.

babel1
Sunday, September 7, 2014

School of Babel

SCHOOL OF BABEL, Julie Bertuccelli’s consideration of multicultural Paris, layers the personal stories of children newly-arrived in France.

Kreuzweg
Sunday, September 7, 2014

Stations of the Cross

STATIONS OF THE CROSS is a rigorously structured and shot parable about a teenage girl’s single-minded devotion to her Christian faith.