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    Tuesday, December 6, 2016 ·

    ARRIVAL takes the age old notion of mankind’s first contact and manages to find a unique spin, cementing its place among the greats.

    Arrival

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    Monday, December 5, 2016 ·

    WONDER OF CREATION is a time-capsule of silent documentary that reveals how far we have come in terms of science and filmmaking, writes Sarah Henkel.

    Wonder of Creation

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    Sunday, December 4, 2016 ·

    With only a few stumbles, DR STRANGE takes the superhero genre into a brand new reality, writes Ben Johnston.

    Doctor Strange

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    Saturday, December 3, 2016 ·

    April McIntyre looks at how THELMA AND LOUISE, which turned 25 this year, influenced future filmmakers by putting women behind the wheel.

    Hit the road, Jackie

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    Friday, November 25, 2016 ·

    Sally Jane Black reviews Céline Sciamma’s GIRLHOOD, screening 25 November 2016 in association with Reel Women UK and Trinity Feminism Society.

    Girlhood

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    Monday, November 14, 2016 ·

    Karen Eng speaks to Daniel Fawcett & Clara Pais of The Underground Film Studio on the creation of their latest film.

    At Play in The Kingdom of Shadows

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    Friday, November 11, 2016 ·

    CLOUDY SUNDAY is based on a book inspired by real events during the German occupation in Thessaloniki in 1942. We sat down with the director.

    Cloudy Sunday: Manoussos Manousakis

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    Thursday, November 10, 2016 ·

    IFC Films brings Jackson Stewart’s BEYOND THE GATES to select cinemas, VOD and digital platforms on December 9 under its Midnight banner.

    Beyond The Gates

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Saturday, October 22, 2016

Camera Catalonia: Ramon Lamarca

Toby Miller caught up with Cambridge Film Festival programmer Ramon Lamarca to talk about cameras, Catalonia and the care-free nature of Catalonian society.

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Friday, October 21, 2016

One of us

Far from being preachy, ONE OF US allows its message to settle into the reader with such a subtlety it kills, writes Garry Pope.

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Friday, October 21, 2016

Tomorrow

Tomorrow is a rousing French documentary concerning the state of the planet. Unlike your average end-of-the-world documentary, in which we are warned of things to come and accusingly faced with the exponential dangers we have caused. This is a more hopeful documentary, one in which the filmmakers examine solutions, rather than problems. Directed by Cyril [...]

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Friday, October 21, 2016

Ukranian Sheriffs

When a small southern Ukrainian village is 20 kilometres from the nearest police intervention, ‘who you gonna call?’… The Ukrainian Sheriffs. In the village of Stara Zburjivka, two deputised sheriffs are instated to watch over the land and mediate any problems the village people may come upon. Filmed as a factual documentary in a style [...]

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Friday, October 21, 2016

SHORT FUSION: Confection Interview

Day Moibi sat down with Ed Rigg to discuss his latest short film, Confection.

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Friday, October 21, 2016

Cloudy Sunday

Cloudy Sunday is a graceful, thought-provoking drama from Greek director Manousos Manousakis.

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Friday, October 21, 2016

Olympic Pride, American Prejudice

This documentary is conventionally put together, but the story it tells is devastating in its impact.

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Friday, October 21, 2016

Illegitimate

Most families have their fair share of tantrums. Few are likely to compare to the dysfunctional dynamics erupting in ILLEGITIMATE. The household horrors in this Romanian drama are grisly and unlikely to be ones you would want to witness alongside your mother, father or siblings. In exploding the niggling frustrations we usually repress in our [...]

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Friday, October 21, 2016

Inversion

Behnam Behazadi’s subtly powerful Iranian drama ponders the nature of freedom in a closed society that is being choked in more ways than one.

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Friday, October 21, 2016

Project Trident: A Single to London

Day Moibi sat down with Ryd Cook, Bridget Bradshaw and Carl Peck from Project Trident to discuss their latest short film “A Single to London”.