• RAMS_2016

    Wednesday, February 10, 2016 ·

    RAMS is a poignant and witty shaggy sheep story about humanity, from the land of ice and fire, writes Amanda Randall.

    Rams

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    Tuesday, February 9, 2016 ·

    Sarah Acton offers a sneak preview of THE PASSING: a slow burning supernatural tale set in a remote Welsh mountain valley.

    The Passing

    WOW
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    Monday, February 8, 2016 ·

    Adam McKay brings a lightness of touch and some much needed comedy to the world of Wall Street, writes Sarah Longfield.

    The Big Short

  • TRUMB2_2016

    Friday, February 5, 2016 ·

    Trumbo is portrayed here as a sainted martyr of the American left, but the film falls short as an inclusive portrait of this complex man, writes Wyndham Wise.

    Trumbo

  • YOUTH2_2015

    Thursday, February 4, 2016 ·

    YOUTH is a decadent representation of how, in the frantic run towards the future, it’s easy to forget to live mindfully in the present, writes Federica Roberti.

    Youth

  • ASOCI_2015

    Wednesday, February 3, 2016 ·

    Faye Gentile speaks to the creator of A SOCIAL LIFE – a short film taking a sharp look at our social media addiction.

    A Social Life

  • JOY_2015

    Tuesday, February 2, 2016 ·

    JOY is a tale about how difficult it has always been for women to be taken seriously and to thrive in a man’s world, says Federica Roberti.

    Joy

  • room feautre

    Sunday, January 31, 2016 ·

    Take a trip inside ROOM with Hannah Clarkson’s review.

    Room

SPECTRE Review | TAKE ONE | TakeOneCFF.com |
Wednesday, November 4, 2015

SPECTRE Review

SPECTRE is as entertaining as Bond would be, but relies on older films and wants to have its cake and eat it too. Jim Ross reviews.

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Monday, November 2, 2015

The Wait

Presented at the London Film Festival in the “First Feature Film” category, THE WAIT is a delicate tale about a mother’s grief after losing her only son.

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Saturday, October 17, 2015

Sunset Song

SUNSET SONG is a romantic and intimate tale that portrays the life of Chris Guthrie during the Great War that changed so many lives.

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Friday, October 16, 2015

Frame by Frame

Even though the reality for these professional photographers is harsh and filled with danger, in this documentary there is also space for hope.

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Thursday, October 15, 2015

Departure

DEPARTURE feels like a contemporary piece of European arthouse, but radiates the warmth and familiarity of the Best of British, writes Jack Toye.

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Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Suffragette

SUFFRAGETTE gives a new voice to an important historical event while leaving space to reflect on women’s modern situation, writes Federica Roberti.

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Wednesday, October 14, 2015

A Window In London – BFI Retrospective

Edd Elliott reviews A Window In London, part of the BFI’s London on Film series.

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Monday, October 12, 2015

Room

Federica Roberti reviews the unusual and slow-burning thriller ROOM, adapted from Emma Donoghue’s best-selling novel, at the BFI London Film Festival.

Sicario | TAKE ONE | TakeOneCFF.com
Friday, October 9, 2015

Sicario

At its best, SICARIO arrests attention and has a patience that draws out an incredibly tense atmosphere. Jim Ross reviews.

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Friday, October 9, 2015

Sinclair – Vision To Vega

We spoke to producer Paul Andrews about his latest project, an Indiegogo campaign to fund a documentary on the life and legacy of gaming legend Sir Clive Sinclair.