THE HYPNOTIST draws on and explores a wide variety of taboos, creating a film that both captivates and surprises, writes Emma Wilkinson.
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.
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.
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.
‘To begin at the beginning: It is spring, moonless night in the small town, starless and bible-black’
Toby Miller speaks to BFI silent cinema curator Bryony Dixon on the Gerhard Lamprecht films playing at CFF34.
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.
De Rome’s love is infectious and convincing; we need pornography as much as we need novels, writes Ben Dalton.
Pawlikowski’s IDA is intuitive and intelligent and courageous, and it is hard to ask for more, writes Diana Leca
PEOPLE TO EACH OTHER proves an uneven piece of social commentary, according to Stephen Watson.