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    Sunday, August 31, 2014 ·

    Rosy Hunt reviews Jim Jarmusch’s earliest film forays, including the “thinking man’s chicken-soup film” DOWN BY LAW which screens at CFF this year.

    Down by Law

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    Sunday, August 31, 2014 ·

    The life journey of OH BOY is set to be a real crowd-pleaser, according to Andrew Nickolds.

    Oh Boy

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    Saturday, August 30, 2014 ·

    Jim rediscovers the small delights — and irritations — of the Cambridge Film Festival.

    Editor’s Blog — Saturday 30th August: Day 3

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    Saturday, August 30, 2014 ·

    Jennifer Aniston may be one of the brightest lights in LIFE OF CRIME, according to Andrew Nickolds.

    Life of Crime

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    Saturday, August 30, 2014 ·

    Jack Toye spoke to filmmaker Leah Meyerhoff and sound mixer Joe Stillwater about I BELIEVE IN UNICORNS, screening at Cambridge Film Festival this year.

    Interview with Leah Meyerhoff

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    Saturday, August 30, 2014 ·

    NINGEN delights in a type of storytelling so refreshing in its refusal to be defined by simple morals, neat endings and tied up plots, writes Sarah Dillon.

    Ningen

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    Saturday, August 30, 2014 ·

    TIR makes the most of the mundane, according to Andrew Nickolds.

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    Saturday, August 30, 2014 ·

    The start of a highly promising odd-couple detective partnership, according to Stephen Watson.

    The Keeper of Lost Causes

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Friday, August 29, 2014

Finsterworld

If you’ve ever done something bad to a Sylvanian Families doll, you will relish the cruel comedy of Frauke Finsterwalder’s FINSTERWORLD, writes Faust Lerner.

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Friday, August 29, 2014

Peter Sellers: The Early Shorts

PETER SELLERS: THE EARLY SHORTS have problems but are oddly prescient according to Ben Dalton.

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Friday, August 29, 2014

Introducing Lionel Rogosin

Arjun Sajip gives us a insightful tribute to one of America’s great documentary film makers, LIONEL ROGOSIN.

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Friday, August 29, 2014

Love Steaks

LOVE STEAKS is an off-kilter romantic comedy with a difference, writes Jim Moore.

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Friday, August 29, 2014

Magic In The Moonlight

Not even Colin Firth can breathe life into MAGIC IN THE MOONLIGHT, writes Sarah Dillon.

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Thursday, August 28, 2014

The Kidnapping of Michel Houellebecq

34th Cambridge Film Festival got off to a strong start with an engaging and delightfully quirky offering from French director Guillaume Nicloux. Mike Levy reviews.

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Thursday, August 28, 2014

Editors’ Blog – Thursday 28th August: Day 1

The daily dose from the editors. Edd Elliott’s 5 picks for the days ahead.

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Thursday, August 28, 2014

Interview with Toby Froud

We spoke to Toby Froud, whose puppet fairytale LESSONS LEARNED is one of our favourite short films at CFF this year.

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Wednesday, August 27, 2014

The White City

THE WHITE CITY: a complex, sharply observed character study of two young Americans abroad, with the focus firmly on the journey, not the destination.

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Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Interview: The Canal

Ivan Kavanagh talks about his new film, THE CANAL, with Edd Elliott.