• Raw (2017) | TAKE ONE

    Wednesday, April 12, 2017 ·

    RAW is an intense and undefinable blend of skilled shotmaking, ramping discomfort and disturbing juxtapositions that mixes carnivores with the carnal to enormous effect. Jim Ross reviews.

    Raw

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    Saturday, April 1, 2017 ·

    Continuing his recent string of genre defying hits, director Ben Wheatley takes a scenario usually reserved for the finale – the tense firefight – and stretches it out into ninety minutes of famous actors crawling around on a dusty warehouse floor, yelling insults and firing off potshots at each other. The biggest surprise that emerges [...]

    Free Fire

  • Fences | TAKE ONE | TakeOneCFF.com

    Tuesday, March 28, 2017 ·

    FENCES is a powerful and engaging family drama, but it always seems a little fenced in cinematically by its theatrical origin. Jim Ross reviews.

    Fences

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    Tuesday, March 28, 2017 ·

    Ben Johnston speaks to Ben Wheatley ahead of the Cambridge Picturehouse screening of his latest film FREE FIRE.

    Interview with Ben Wheatley

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    Friday, March 24, 2017 ·

    On Monday 27 March, the Cambridge Arts Picturehouse will play host to the first in a series of sneak previews of the London Korean Film Festival.

    A Quiet Dream

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    Tuesday, March 21, 2017 ·

    Jordan Peeleā€™s first feature as director is a confident step away from his previous television exploits: Mad TV (2002) and Key & Peele (2012), throwing off his sketch-show jacket and donning a more provocative and thoughtful attire. While still holding on to his satirical voice, Peele allows the film to linger within the fringes of [...]

    Get Out

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    Wednesday, March 15, 2017 ·

    We spoke to Simon Rumley about his film JOHNNY FRANK GARRETT’S LAST WORD, set for release on March 14th after screening at Cambridge Film Festival last year.

    Last Word In Edgeways

  • Moonlight | TAKE ONE | TakeOneCFF.com |

    Tuesday, March 14, 2017 ·

    MOONLIGHT is not a portrait painted in broad brushstrokes, but a tapestry – any one strand can be admired for its own technique and qualities, but standing back to observe the whole is where the power lies. Jim Ross reviews.

    Moonlight

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Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Certain Women

CERTAIN WOMEN moves at its own deliberate pace, allowing the performances to blossom amid the unforgiving Badlands, writes Andrew Nickolds.

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Sunday, March 5, 2017

Viceroy’s House

VICEROY’S HOUSE keeps the seismic events of 1947 India in the background as they unfold, while bringing the human drama to the fore.

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Saturday, March 4, 2017

The Wailing

Supernatural thriller THE WAILING ranks Hong-jin Na alongside some of the finest Korean auteurs working today, writes Harry Jones.

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Friday, March 3, 2017

The Unknown Girl

THE UNKNOWN GIRL is the new social realist mystery film written and directed by prolific Belgian duo Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne.

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Monday, February 27, 2017

Choose Looking Up Old Flames

Jim Ross examines the unique place of TRAINSPOTTING in Scottish pop culture and how T2 TRAINSPOTTING captures the progression of a nation since the original

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Thursday, February 23, 2017

20th Century Women

Mike Mills transports us back to 1979 Santa Barbara, complete with waning hippie culture, the death throes of punk and the rise of female identity.

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Saturday, January 14, 2017

Half Way

We spoke to Daisy Hudson whose documentary chronicles her family’s devastation when they find themselves at the mercy of the housing crisis.

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Friday, January 13, 2017

Caleb

April McIntyre reviews CALEB, a thoughtful sci-fi short which deals with the morality of advancing technology and its effect on family and relationships.

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Thursday, January 12, 2017

Interview with Random Cat

We spoke to the makers of CALEB, which screens at this month’s sci-fi themed Reel Women event at Cambridge Arts Picturehouse.

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Monday, January 2, 2017

January Film Quiz

Come to our film quiz at the Cambridge Arts Picturehouse on Monday 9 January. Laffs and chuckles with hosts Dave and Simon.