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    Thursday, October 30, 2014 ·

    Jack Toye provides a sample of life at The London Film Festival 2014.

    BFI LFF Diary #2

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    Tuesday, October 28, 2014 ·

    Jack Toye speaks to Mary Davies, the Buyers and Sellers Facilitator at the BFI London Film Festival, about the sink-or-swim excitement of the market.

    BFI Interview: Buyers and Sellers

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    Tuesday, October 28, 2014 ·

    News media satire NIGHTCRAWLER makes an antihero out of a sociopathic supernerd, writes Andrew Nickolds.

    Nightcrawler

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    Monday, October 27, 2014 ·

    Shonali Boses’s stereotype-busting, coming-of-age feature is a sensitive arthouse tale with a unique cross-cultural appeal, writes Jack Toye.

    Margarita, with a straw

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    Sunday, October 26, 2014 ·

    Edd Elliott discusses Hacked Off Films and the complexity of Immersive Cinema.

    Editors’ Blog: Hacked Off Films

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    Friday, October 17, 2014 ·

    Anthony Davis spoke to Dunstan Bruce about his doc which follows The Levellers on a trip down memory lane via squids, folk-punk mayhem and the Battle of the Beanfield.

    A Curious Life

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    Friday, October 17, 2014 ·

    It’s hard to go far wrong with a star-led courtroom drama, writes Andrew Nickolds, but THE JUDGE has a pretty good try.

    The Judge

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    Friday, October 17, 2014 ·

    Maps To The Stars is a Cronenberg special of oddity and cool inspection, according to Kayleigh Barnes.

    Maps To The Stars

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Friday, September 5, 2014

Violette

Emmanuelle Devos’ performance is at the heart of VIOLETTE, according to Hannah Clarkson.

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Friday, September 5, 2014

In Order of Disappearance

IN ORDER OF DISAPPEARANCE is a strong thriller with a streak of dark comedy, according Liam Woodcock.

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Friday, September 5, 2014

Joy of Man’s Desiring

The factory of JOY OF MAN’S DESIRING is other worldly, its insights almost post-human, according to Ben Dalton.

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Friday, September 5, 2014

Faut souffrir pour être belle

The tl;dr version of this Editor Blog is: we love you and we hope we’re helping you enjoy your voyage of discovery through the festival programme as much as we are.

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Monica Z

MONICA Z is good, but maybe an opportunity missed, according to Stephen Watson.

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014

M

The Fritz Lang classic, M, is obviously worth another watch, according to Sarah Lambert.

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014

How I Came To Hate Maths

HOW I CAME TO HATE MATHS is worth showing to the kids, according to Sarah Dillon

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Giuseppe Tornatore: Every Film My First Film

GUISEPPE TORNATORE: EVERY FILM MY FIRST FILM is a portrait of the great man, but not necessarily one we all want, according to Mike Levy.

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Home from Home

HOME FROM HOME is a monumental work, and a true successor to Edgar Reitz’s HEIMAT series, according to Mike O’Brien.

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014

The Overnighters

Jesse Moss’ documentary is a story about work, masculinity, faith and the difficulty of doing good, writes Jim Moore.