• WEINE_2016

    Monday, July 4, 2016 ·

    Andrew Nickolds reviews WEINER, a fast paced verite film that unfolds like a modern Shakespearean tragedy.

    Weiner

  • HOMOS2_2016

    Wednesday, June 29, 2016 ·

    HOMO SAPIENS will take you on reflective journey that encourages you to relish your inner thoughts, and contemplate what it really means to be human.

    Homo Sapiens

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  • TakeOneCFF.com

    Tuesday, June 28, 2016 ·

    Jim Ross examines how the movie universes being created will eventually collapse, and be subject to the same science and laws as our own universe

    Heat Death of the Movie Universe

  • childhood1

    Thursday, June 23, 2016 ·

    Don’t throw stones in a fragile post-WWI European glasshouse! Jack Toye reviews THE CHILDHOOD OF A LEADER at Edinburgh International Film Festival.

    The Childhood Of A Leader

  • ZERO_2016

    Wednesday, June 22, 2016 ·

    Revealing the cyber-warfare trump card behind America’s military prowess. John Cheshire reviews Alex Gibney’s latest documentary at the Edinburgh International Film Festival.

    Zero Days

  • MRPIG_2016

    Wednesday, June 22, 2016 ·

    What do you get when a 75 year old man goes on the run with a hog in a van? Taking similarities from Hákonarson’s RAMS, MR PIG serves both human and porcine humour.

    Mr Pig

  • The Nice Guys | TakeOneCFF.com

    Monday, June 20, 2016 ·

    THE NICE GUYS doesn’t break any moulds and is obviously a Shane Black creation – but that is precisely why it’s good. Jim Ross reviews.

    The Nice Guys

  • A Hologram For The King | TakeOneCFF.com

    Monday, June 20, 2016 ·

    Despite the always-engaging Tom Hanks, the themes of A HOLOGRAM FOR THE KING feel malnourished and an imitation of better films. Jim Ross reviews.

    A Hologram for the King

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Monday, February 22, 2016

Reel Women: 25 Feb

A sneak preview of this month’s REEL WOMEN programme, showcasing local filmmakers and new features on general release.

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Sunday, February 21, 2016

The Survivalist

What’s your favourite post-apocalyptic dystopia? Rosy Hunt reviews Stephen Fingleton’s sharp sci-fi, THE SURVIVALIST.

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Thursday, February 18, 2016

Interview with Sara Jordenö

At Berlinale Jack Toye meets the director of KIKI: a coming of age story about agency, resilience and the transformative artform that is Voguing.

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Wednesday, February 17, 2016

The End

If Depardieu goes down to the woods today… Fearless filmmaker Guillaume Nicloux premiers THE END at this year’s Berlinale.

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Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Interview with Alex Anwandter

“I don’t really believe in pontificating as a writer or a director.” Jack Toye speaks to the creator of hard-hitting drama YOU’LL NEVER BE ALONE

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Monday, February 15, 2016

Son of Saul

SON OF SAUL doesn’t just show the Holocaust – it dumps you in it, writes David Perilli

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Saturday, February 13, 2016

Innocence of Memories

Watching Grant Gee’s feature documentary feels like daydreaming a collective past, a little blurred but utterly captivating, writes Sarah Acton.

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Friday, February 12, 2016

Hail, Caesar!

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

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Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Rams

RAMS is a poignant and witty shaggy sheep story about humanity, from the land of ice and fire, writes Amanda Randall.

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Tuesday, February 9, 2016

The Passing

Sarah Acton offers a sneak preview of THE PASSING: a slow burning supernatural tale set in a remote Welsh mountain valley.