• HAILC1_2016

    Friday, February 12, 2016 ·

    With HAIL, CAESAR! the Coen Brothers have managed to produce their funniest film to date, writes Jack Toye at the Berlinale Festival.

    Hail, Caesar!

    Berl
  • 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

  • THEPA1_2016

    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
  • THEBI_2016

    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

2015_VEGA
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.

2015_AYAND
Friday, October 9, 2015

Interview with Sara Blecher

Toby Miller speaks to the director of AYANDA about the production of her hotly anticipated film, and the glass ceiling faced by female filmmakers in South Africa.

2015_DEATH
Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Death of a Gentleman

You thought FIFA was corrupt? Take a look at the body governing world cricket.

Born feature
Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Interview with Claudio Zulian

Anthony Davis spoke to Claudio Zulian, the creator of the film BORN, which screened at this year’s Cambridge Film Festival.

CFF2015_BYOUR
Wednesday, September 23, 2015

By Our Selves

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

2015_SWALL1
Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Interview with Harry Baker

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

LIFE - DANE DEHAAN AND ROBERT PATTINSON
Monday, September 21, 2015

Life

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

Eisenstein in Guanajuato

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.

FCHE shorts features
Saturday, September 19, 2015

Film Hub: Shorts

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

CFF2015_DAISY
Wednesday, September 16, 2015

96 Ways To Say I Love You

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.