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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

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    Tuesday, October 28, 2014 ·

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

    Nightcrawler

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    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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    Sunday, October 26, 2014 ·

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

    Editors’ Blog: Hacked Off Films

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    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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Saturday, September 6, 2014

The Hypnotist

THE HYPNOTIST draws on and explores a wide variety of taboos, creating a film that both captivates and surprises, writes Emma Wilkinson.

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Saturday, September 6, 2014

Tony Benn: Will and Testament

WILL AND TESTAMENT is a moving portrait of the life and times of a remarkable man; a voice against the prevailing tide of political thinking, writes Nick Kitchin.

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Saturday, September 6, 2014

Interview with David McGillivray

PETER DE ROME: GRANDFATHER OF GAY PORN documents the life and work of the infamous pioneer of gay erotic filmmaking. We spoke to producer David McGillivray.

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Saturday, September 6, 2014

People on Sunday

Pianist Neil Brand and percussionist Jeff Davenport provided a wonderfully jazz-age underscore that caught the shifting moods of PEOPLE ON SUNDAY, writes Mike Levy.

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Saturday, September 6, 2014

Dylan on Dylan/Under Milk Wood

‘To begin at the beginning: It is spring, moonless night in the small town, starless and bible-black’

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Saturday, September 6, 2014

Interview: Lamprecht’s elegant realism

Toby Miller speaks to BFI silent cinema curator Bryony Dixon on the Gerhard Lamprecht films playing at CFF34.

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Friday, September 5, 2014

The Distance

Caballero finds glimmers of human truth and dark comedy among the freakish, but if his goal was to entertain, it’s one he’s achieved admirably, writes Mark Liversidge.

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Friday, September 5, 2014

Peter De Rome Grandfather Of Gay Porn

De Rome’s love is infectious and convincing; we need pornography as much as we need novels, writes Ben Dalton.

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Friday, September 5, 2014

Ida

Pawlikowski’s IDA is intuitive and intelligent and courageous, and it is hard to ask for more, writes Diana Leca

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Friday, September 5, 2014

People to Each Other

PEOPLE TO EACH OTHER proves an uneven piece of social commentary, according to Stephen Watson.