Wednesday, September 23, 2015 ·

    “A truly wholesome watch, maybe even John Clare would have been happy,” writes Faye Gentile.

    By Our Selves

  • 2015_SWALL1

    Tuesday, September 22, 2015 ·

    Garry Pope spoke to Harry Baker about his thrilling short film THE SWALLOW, the story of a honey trap set in nineteen sixties Soho.

    Interview with Harry Baker


    Monday, September 21, 2015 ·

    Scriptwriter Luke Davies takes a fresh and raw approach to portraying two juxtapositional characters in LIFE, writes Faye Gentile.


  • CFF2015_EISEN

    Sunday, September 20, 2015 ·

    One of Britain’s best arthouse auteurs delivers a transgressive tribute to one of Russia’s foremost artists, presenting him as a filmmaker, theorist, and above all as a human being.

    Eisenstein in Guanajuato

  • FCHE shorts features

    Saturday, September 19, 2015 ·

    These short films are funny, informative, inventive and entertaining, writes Garry Pope.

    Film Hub: Shorts

  • CFF2015_DAISY

    Wednesday, September 16, 2015 ·

    Love is a broad, deep and many-layered subject, and it’s an ambitious topic in any medium, let alone a short film, writes Jack Stocker.

    96 Ways To Say I Love You

  • CFF2015_MICRO

    Wednesday, September 16, 2015 ·

    A packed Picturehouse crowd waits excitedly for one of the Cambridge Film Festival’s main events: The SURPRISE FILM.

    CFF 2015 Surprise Film

  • CFF2015_EISEN

    Monday, September 14, 2015 ·

    “No one does an intro and Q and A quite like Peter Greenaway,” says Mike Levy, reporting back from the CFF screening of EISENSTEIN IN GUANAJUATO.

    Q&A with Peter Greenaway

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Ten Billion

By 2050, the world population will grow to 10 billion. “Where will the food come from?” asks Valentin Thurn.

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Saturday, September 12, 2015

Nicolas Roeg: It’s About Time

This compelling documentary follows dark visionary Nicolas Roeg in a retrospective of his directing career. Ben Dalton reviews.

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Student Review: After Work

Katrina Smith looks at AFTER WORK, Janina Herhoffer’s contribution to the contemporary German cinema strand at CFF2015.

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Student Review: 16 Years Till Summer

16 YEARS TILL SUMMER documents Scottish ex-con Uisdean’s attempts to ingratiate himself back into society.

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Interview with Matt Sadowski

We spoke to director Matt Sadowski about his film PRETEND WE’RE KISSING, which he refers to as a “non rom-com”.

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Interview with Daisy Aitkens

We spoke to filmmaker Daisy Aitkens about her CFF Short Fusion contribution 96 WAYS TO SAY I LOVE YOU.

Saturday, September 12, 2015

The Black Panthers: Vanguard Of The Revolution

An expert, if not wholly balanced, retelling of the still-relevant story of the Black Panthers.

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Saturday, September 12, 2015

Take One On Air 11/09/15

Hold on to your hats: Jack Toye has joined Ben Dalton and Edd Elliott in the studio to talk Dope, May Allah Bless France and The Family Film Festival’s Princess Diaries… AND some Surprise Film guessing!

Friday, September 11, 2015

The Clearstream Affair

Enlightening, depressing and frustrating in turns, THE CLEARSTREAM AFFAIR illustrates one episode in a never-ending story.

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Friday, September 11, 2015

Take One On Air 10/9/2015

Thursday’s Take One On Air. Edd and Ben return, and this episode they are joined by very special guest Sarah McIntosh, CFF Programme Co-ordinator. Reviews of Sweethearts of the Gridiron and Spiderwebhouse, along with a preview of the Film Hub Central East Shorts and Docs, and a sneaky insight into the submissions process.