• 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

  • room feautre

    Sunday, January 31, 2016 ·

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

    Room

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Sunday, September 13, 2015

99 Homes

“99 HOMES can’t be faulted for its moral clarity and sharp commentary on a brutally competitive society.” Jim Moore reviews.

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Saturday, September 12, 2015

Tokyo Tribe

You will leave TOKYO TRIBE little more than an idyllic splatter mark, pulverised by a blender of pure lunacy

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Saturday, September 12, 2015

The Garden of Earthly Delights

The first of Lech Majewski’s painting-inspired trilogy, THE GARDEN OF EARTHLY DELIGHTS orbits questions of materiality, mortality and the image.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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”.

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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.

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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.