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    Friday, August 29, 2014 ·

    Bucket List of the Festival. If you don’t do it you’ll be forcibly removed from the Picturehouse!

    Editors’ Blog — Friday 29th August: Day 2

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    Friday, August 29, 2014 ·

    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 have problems but are oddly prescient according to Ben Dalton.

    Peter Sellers: The Early Shorts

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    Friday, August 29, 2014 ·

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

    Introducing Lionel Rogosin

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    Friday, August 29, 2014 ·

    LOVE STEAKS is romance with an edge, according to Jim Moore.

    Love Steaks

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    Friday, August 29, 2014 ·

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

    Magic In The Moonlight

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    Thursday, August 28, 2014 ·

    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.

    The Kidnapping of Michel Houellebecq

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    Thursday, August 28, 2014 ·

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

    Editors’ Blog – Thursday 28th August: Day 1

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Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Interview: The Canal

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

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Sea Child

Part thriller, part surreal dreamscape, SEA CHILD explores ideas of narrative and memory; of the elements and of time, and most of all, of innocence and imagination.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Shorts: Connection

IN A MIRROR slides artfully in and out of opaque and insightful, muses Hannah Clarkson.

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Wednesday, August 27, 2014

The Glitterball

Knowing self-deprecation is the calling card of THE GLITTERBALL, according to Sarah Dillon.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Under The Lantern

UNDER THE LANTERN is less concerned with social issues as some of Lamprecht’s other titles, but does highlight the vulnerability of women in the face of male dominance.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Children of No Importance

CHILDREN OF NO IMPORTANCE was part of the series of Enlightenment films produced in Weimar Germany.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Introducing Gerhard Lamprecht

Lamprecht’s newly-restored films are causing a celluloid stir – from a retrospective at the Pordenone Silent Film Festival in 2013 to a season at this year’s CFF.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

The Boy Who Turned Yellow

There is plenty that is lovable in the absurdity of THE BOY WHO TURNED YELLOW, according to Andrew Nickolds.

Monday, August 25, 2014

Short Fusion: Mend and Make Do

MEND AND MAKE DO, an animated short by Bexie Bush, tells the heartfelt story of a love life lived without regret, writes Nick Kitchin.

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Interview: Cherry Tobacco

“The material side of the movie is nothing compared to the warmth put there by the people who made it.” We speak to the co-director and lead actor of CHERRY TOBACCO.