• white-shadow2

    Friday, March 27, 2015 ·

    Based on true life events, WHITE SHADOW tells the story of Alias, an albino boy in Tanzania, as he is hunted by local witch doctors.

    White Shadow

  • natan2

    Wednesday, March 25, 2015 ·

    “It didn’t seem possible that anybody could be running a major studio and having a sideline in porn – who would have the energy?”

    Interview with David Cairns

  • camill

    Wednesday, March 25, 2015 ·

    Maurice Caldera’s latest short has a simple but elegant odd-couple premise, writes Faye Gentile.

    Camilla In The Looking Glass

  • dow2

    Tuesday, March 24, 2015 ·

    Faye Gentile speaks to the minds behind this feature documentary about DUEL, Steven Spielberg’s cult film. 10 days left to kickstart this unique project!

    The Devil On Wheels

  • host2

    Thursday, March 19, 2015 ·

    Arrow Films aren’t just purveyors of cult cinema – they are also a multi-platform distributor of TV from around the world, most recently HOSTAGES.

    Hostages

  • ab

    Wednesday, March 18, 2015 ·

    Akhavan’s debut is both charming and enjoyable, but certainly benefits from its short run time, writes Harry Jones.

    Appropriate Behaviour

  • pascal floerks feature

    Monday, March 16, 2015 ·

    Edd Elliott interviews Pascal Floerks about his short film BÄR at the Watersprite Film Festival.

    Interview with Pascal Floerks

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  • earl1

    Monday, March 16, 2015 ·

    Alfonso Gomez-Rejon interplays serious subject matter with a comic and ever-so endearing charm, writes Jack Toye.

    Me And Earl And The Dying Girl

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Saturday, March 14, 2015

Interview with Santi Amodeo

“A comedy in the style of Guy Ritchie, perhaps. Maybe a little bit of the Coen brothers.” We spoke to Santi Amodeo about his crime caper WHO KILLED BAMBI?

Watersprite feature
Saturday, March 14, 2015

Watersprite: Best of The Fest

Harry Jones reviews the best short films at the Watersprite Film Festival.

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Saturday, March 14, 2015

Working in the Danger Zone

This year at Watersprite saw some amazing investigative journalists and filmmakers talk about their experiences out in the field.

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Friday, March 13, 2015

Who Killed Bambi?

The Manchester Cornerhouse’s Viva festival kicked off with Quién Mató a Bambi? – a Spanish crisis comedy directed by Santi Amodeo.

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Thursday, March 12, 2015

It Only Happens in the Movies?

“A uniquely cinematic response to the necessary illusions that sustain everyday life…” More from Noel Megahey at this year’s Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme.

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Thursday, March 12, 2015

Getting Started In Directing: Top Ten Tips

“Studying film opens your eyes to things you wouldn’t otherwise see. Keep creating – that’s your film school.” Wise words from Watersprite’s GETTING STARTED IN DIRECTING.

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Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Bob & Co: Setting Up A Company

Edd Elliott hears Simon Flamank of Bob&Co’s insights on Setting Up A Company.

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Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Interview with Orlando Von Einsiedel

Orlando Von Einsiedel, director of Oscar nominee VIRUNGA talks to Faye Gentile at The Watersprite Film Festival.

diversity feature
Monday, March 9, 2015

Still “Male, pale and stale?”

Hannah Clarkson surveys Watersprite talk “Male, Pale and Stale?” with Jessica Raine, Krishnendu Majumdar and Danny Lee Wynter.

gutes recht feature
Sunday, March 8, 2015

Wrought: Dusk Screenings

Morality and responsibility intersect in Sunday’s Dusk screenings at The Watersprite Film Festival. Reviewed by Hannah Clarkson.