Tuesday, September 1, 2015 ·

    Dare your subconscious to concoct some homebrew version of LET THE RIGHT ONE IN and ÊTRE ET AVOIR and you might ferment something like CHILDREN OF THE NIGHT.

    Children of the Night

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    Tuesday, September 1, 2015 ·

    Frank Hall Green’s WILDLIKE uses the strong imagery of the Alaskan wilderness to propel a simple yet engaging storyline, writes Yozzie Osman.


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    Tuesday, September 1, 2015 ·

    Hear Catalonia and you might think sun, sand and sangria. Sylvia Munt’s drama basks in few such pleasures.

    El Cafe De La Marina

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    Monday, August 31, 2015 ·

    CFF’s German shorts are united in their appeals to the rawest elements of human experience: estrangement, desperation and our ultimate need for hope.

    German Shorts

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    Monday, August 31, 2015 ·

    “A joyful experience…” Garry Pope reviews the short film strand FUSION: LOVE & DEATH.

    CFF Shorts: Love & Death

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    Monday, August 31, 2015 ·

    THE VISIT imagines an alien craft has landed on Earth and explores the governmental, military and scientific response in the event of ‘first contact’.

    The Visit

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    Monday, August 31, 2015 ·

    Garry Pope reports back from Grantchester Meadows, at the CFF MOVIES ON THE MEADOWS screening of 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY

    Movies On the Meadows: 2001

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    Sunday, August 30, 2015 ·

    Maria Ripoll’s TRACES OF SANDALWOOD is a real crowd pleaser, writes Nashwa Gowanlock.

    Traces Of Sandalwood

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Monday, March 16, 2015

Interview with Pascal Floerks

Edd Elliott interviews Pascal Floerks about his short film BÄR at the Watersprite Film Festival.

Monday, March 16, 2015

Me And Earl And The Dying Girl

Alfonso Gomez-Rejon interplays serious subject matter with a comic and ever-so endearing charm, writes Jack Toye.

robin gutch feature
Sunday, March 15, 2015

Interview with Robin Gutch

Edd Elliott talks producing and Warp Films with Managing Director Robin Gutch.

film school feature
Saturday, March 14, 2015

“Should I Go To Film School?” Watersprite Workshop

Edd Elliott delivers some thoughts on Watersprite’s “Should I Go To Film School” seminar.

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Interview with Santi Amodeo

“A comedy in the style of Guy Ritchie, perhaps. Maybe a little bit of the Coen brothers.” We spoke to Santi Amodeo about his crime caper WHO KILLED BAMBI?

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Saturday, March 14, 2015

Watersprite: Best of The Fest

Harry Jones reviews the best short films at the Watersprite Film Festival.

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Working in the Danger Zone

This year at Watersprite saw some amazing investigative journalists and filmmakers talk about their experiences out in the field.

Friday, March 13, 2015

Who Killed Bambi?

The Manchester Cornerhouse’s Viva festival kicked off with Quién Mató a Bambi? – a Spanish crisis comedy directed by Santi Amodeo.

Thursday, March 12, 2015

It Only Happens in the Movies?

“A uniquely cinematic response to the necessary illusions that sustain everyday life…” More from Noel Megahey at this year’s Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme.

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Getting Started In Directing: Top Ten Tips

“Studying film opens your eyes to things you wouldn’t otherwise see. Keep creating – that’s your film school.” Wise words from Watersprite’s GETTING STARTED IN DIRECTING.