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    Thursday, October 30, 2014 ·

    Jack Toye provides a sample of life at The London Film Festival 2014.

    BFI LFF Diary #2

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    Tuesday, October 28, 2014 ·

    Jack Toye speaks to Mary Davies, the Buyers and Sellers Facilitator at the BFI London Film Festival, about the sink-or-swim excitement of the market.

    BFI Interview: Buyers and Sellers

  • Nightcrawler (2014) trailer (Screengrab)

    Tuesday, October 28, 2014 ·

    News media satire NIGHTCRAWLER makes an antihero out of a sociopathic supernerd, writes Andrew Nickolds.

    Nightcrawler

  • marg

    Monday, October 27, 2014 ·

    Shonali Boses’s stereotype-busting, coming-of-age feature is a sensitive arthouse tale with a unique cross-cultural appeal, writes Jack Toye.

    Margarita, with a straw

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  • sin city featured correct 2

    Sunday, October 26, 2014 ·

    Edd Elliott discusses Hacked Off Films and the complexity of Immersive Cinema.

    Editors’ Blog: Hacked Off Films

  • bunstan2

    Friday, October 17, 2014 ·

    Anthony Davis spoke to Dunstan Bruce about his doc which follows The Levellers on a trip down memory lane via squids, folk-punk mayhem and the Battle of the Beanfield.

    A Curious Life

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    Friday, October 17, 2014 ·

    It’s hard to go far wrong with a star-led courtroom drama, writes Andrew Nickolds, but THE JUDGE has a pretty good try.

    The Judge

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    Friday, October 17, 2014 ·

    Maps To The Stars is a Cronenberg special of oddity and cool inspection, according to Kayleigh Barnes.

    Maps To The Stars

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Monday, September 8, 2014

Interview: Rowan Joffe & Steven J. Watson

Lizzie Scourfield talks to the minds behind BEFORE I GO TO SLEEP, director Rowan Joffe, and the writer of the novel, Steven J Watson.

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Sunday, September 7, 2014

Not-So-Silent Movies with Neil Brand

NOT-SO-SILENT MOVIES is set to release your inner child, according to James Walpole.

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Sunday, September 7, 2014

Berlin, Symphony of a Great City

BERLIN, SYMPHONY OF A GREAT CITY provides a poetic ode to the metropolis, according to Stephen Watson.

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Sunday, September 7, 2014

Mary is Happy, Mary Is Happy

A fresh take on the ‘coming of age’ teenage archetype and use of social media help MARY IS HAPPY stand out above the sea of pretentious teenage films.

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Sunday, September 7, 2014

20,000 Days on Earth

You don’t have to know or even like Nick Cave’s music to be engrossed in 20,000 DAYS ON EARTH – there are simply no dull moments, writes Carya Maharja.

police
Sunday, September 7, 2014

The Police Officer’s Wife

THE POLICE OFFICER’S WIFE wields an enormous amount of power, but it presents a challenge for the viewer in almost every aspect, writes Mark Liversidge.

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Sunday, September 7, 2014

CFF2014 Shorts: German

Carya Maharja looks at four works from recent students at the German Film and Television Academy, and an animation by an independent filmmaker.

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Sunday, September 7, 2014

In The Slums Of Berlin

Lamprecht never shirks from demonstrating the darker side of life in post-WW1 Berlin in his IN THE SLUMS OF BERLIN, writes Mark Liversidge.

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Sunday, September 7, 2014

A Poem In Exile

The unpublished story of a musical piece inspired by the sad story of those who had to emigrate from their homeland after the Spanish civil war.

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Sunday, September 7, 2014

Attila Marcel

Unusual but charming is Sarah Lambert’s description of ATTILA MARCEL.