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    Thursday, November 20, 2014 ·

    Álex de la Iglesia returns to the mayhem and excess of his cinematic roots with WITCHING AND BITCHING.

    Witching and Bitching

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    Tuesday, November 18, 2014 ·

    The artistic highlights of Turner’s career writ large on the cinema screen in flesh and blood make this a cinematic delight, writes Mark Liversidge.

    Mr Turner

  • dana

    Monday, November 17, 2014 ·

    What, who and why female Ghostbusters?

    Ghostbustresses

  • poss2

    Sunday, November 16, 2014 ·

    This inspiring and heartwarming documentary charts the recovery of much-loved musician Edwyn Collins from a double stroke in 2005.

    The Possibilities are Endless

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    Saturday, November 15, 2014 ·

    We speak to Professor Roger Graef OBE about storytelling, creative freedom and the documentary he “literally fled” from.

    Interview with Roger Graef

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    Friday, November 14, 2014 ·

    GONE TOO FAR! is a light-hearted comedy and a breath of fresh air for portrayals of London’s black communities, according to Stephen Watson.

    Gone Too Far!

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  • goddess

    Thursday, November 13, 2014 ·

    Hiu Chan reviews the remastered and digitalised silent classic, THE GODDESS, which premiered this year as part of the London BFI Film Festival.

    The Goddess

  • winter2

    Wednesday, November 12, 2014 ·

    A former actor turned hotelier, Aydin casts himself as a Shakespearean figure in his own life story. Rebecca Naughten reviews WINTER SLEEP.

    Winter Sleep

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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.

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Sunday, September 7, 2014

School of Babel

SCHOOL OF BABEL, Julie Bertuccelli’s consideration of multicultural Paris, layers the personal stories of children newly-arrived in France.

Kreuzweg
Sunday, September 7, 2014

Stations of the Cross

STATIONS OF THE CROSS is a rigorously structured and shot parable about a teenage girl’s single-minded devotion to her Christian faith.

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Sunday, September 7, 2014

20,000 Days On Earth

20,000 DAYS ON EARTH has the feel of a hallucinatory interview, according to Carya Maharja.

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Saturday, September 6, 2014

Watermark

Although repetitive, WATERMARK has all the capability to sweep the audience away, according to Carya Maharja.

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Saturday, September 6, 2014

Four Corners

‘They say you can learn more from a game you lose than a game you win. That’s how I got here’. Hannah Clarkson reviews FOUR CORNERS.