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    Wednesday, May 27, 2015 ·

    Metaphysics, mortality and marriage sweat it out in the arid desert of Death Valley, California, in Guillaume Nicloux’s new feature, VALLEY OF LOVE.

    Valley of Love

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    Saturday, May 23, 2015 ·

    Let last entry’s queuing situation be the only cloud on the horizon for this year’s Cannes Festival. In truth, it has been a wondrous experience.

    Cannes Film Festival 2015: Days 9 – 11

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    Friday, May 22, 2015 ·

    “Queue” is a dirty word in France, and at Cannes it’s a bad word for Jack Toye in particular.

    Cannes Film Festival 2015: Days 7 & 8

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    Thursday, May 21, 2015 ·

    Jack Toye reviews CEMETERY OF SPLENDOUR, competing in the “Un Certain Regard” section at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival.

    Cemetery of Splendour

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    Tuesday, May 19, 2015 ·

    Live from the 2015 Cannes Film Festival, Jack Toye predicts the Palme D’Or, and reviews entries by László Nemes and Miguel Gomes.

    Cannes Diary 2015: Days 5 & 6

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    Tuesday, May 19, 2015 ·

    “West End arts venues are ghettoising films and making them a province for the rich. Art should be for everybody.” We spoke to Jason Wood of HOME MANCHESTER

    Interview with Jason Wood

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    Monday, May 18, 2015 ·

    Jack sees his first film of the festival in the Quinzaine des Realisateurs strand, Miguel Gomes’ ARABIAN NIGHTS

    Cannes Diary 2015: Day 4

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    Sunday, May 17, 2015 ·

    “I’m sorry, I just don’t find a film about sheep or elderly shepherds that interesting, at least not in the hands of this director.”

    Cannes Diary 2015: Day 3

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Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Appropriate Behaviour

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

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Monday, March 16, 2015

Interview with Pascal Floerks

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

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Monday, March 16, 2015

Me And Earl And The Dying Girl

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

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Sunday, March 15, 2015

Interview with Robin Gutch

Edd Elliott talks producing and Warp Films with Managing Director Robin Gutch.

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Saturday, March 14, 2015

“Should I Go To Film School?” Watersprite Workshop

Edd Elliott delivers some thoughts on Watersprite’s “Should I Go To Film School” seminar.

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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?

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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.