• The Day the Earth Caught Fire | TakeOneCFF.com

    Tuesday, September 16, 2014 ·

    In anticipation of the BFI’s forthcoming Sci-Fi season, Gavin Midgley looks back at a landmark British entry in the genre.

    The Day the Earth Caught Fire

  • crossing points feature

    Saturday, September 13, 2014 ·

    CROSSING POINTS explores the memory of space and its atmosphere, according to Hannah Clarkson.

    Crossing Points

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    Friday, September 12, 2014 ·

    THE VIEW FROM OUR HOUSE is as much about what is unseen, as what is depicted, according to Hannah Clarkson.

    The View From Our House

  • We are many feature 3

    Friday, September 12, 2014 ·

    WE ARE MANY gives a new perspective on the 2003 protests, but could maybe do with a bit more balance, according to James Walpole.

    We Are Many

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    Friday, September 12, 2014 ·

    TASTING MENU suffers from a lack of identity, according to James Walpole.

    Tasting Menu

  • Last Emperor feature

    Wednesday, September 10, 2014 ·

    THE LAST EMPEROR 3D is a worthy conversion that enhances the film thematically as well as visually, according to James Walpole.

    The Last Emperor 3D

  • Amour Fou feature

    Tuesday, September 9, 2014 ·

    AMOUR FOU sends its audience into contortions with its stifling uneasiness, according to Edd Elliott.

    Amour Fou

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    Monday, September 8, 2014 ·

    The CONNECTIONS strand of shorts at CFF explored the links and bonds between families; strangers; the person someone was and the one they may become.

    Short Fusion: Connection

Friday, August 29, 2014


If you’ve ever done something bad to a Sylvanian Families doll, you will relish the cruel comedy of Frauke Finsterwalder’s FINSTERWORLD, writes Faust Lerner.

Friday, August 29, 2014

Peter Sellers: The Early Shorts

PETER SELLERS: THE EARLY SHORTS have problems but are oddly prescient according to Ben Dalton.

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Friday, August 29, 2014

Introducing Lionel Rogosin

Arjun Sajip gives us a insightful tribute to one of America’s great documentary film makers, LIONEL ROGOSIN.

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Friday, August 29, 2014

Love Steaks

LOVE STEAKS is an off-kilter romantic comedy with a difference, writes Jim Moore.

Friday, August 29, 2014

Magic In The Moonlight

Not even Colin Firth can breathe life into MAGIC IN THE MOONLIGHT, writes Sarah Dillon.

Thursday, August 28, 2014

The Kidnapping of Michel Houellebecq

34th Cambridge Film Festival got off to a strong start with an engaging and delightfully quirky offering from French director Guillaume Nicloux. Mike Levy reviews.

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Thursday, August 28, 2014

Editors’ Blog – Thursday 28th August: Day 1

The daily dose from the editors. Edd Elliott’s 5 picks for the days ahead.

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Interview with Toby Froud

We spoke to Toby Froud, whose puppet fairytale LESSONS LEARNED is one of our favourite short films at CFF this year.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

The White City

THE WHITE CITY: a complex, sharply observed character study of two young Americans abroad, with the focus firmly on the journey, not the destination.

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Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Interview: The Canal

Ivan Kavanagh talks about his new film, THE CANAL, with Edd Elliott.