• THEPA1_2016

    Tuesday, February 9, 2016 ·

    Sarah Acton offers a sneak preview of THE PASSING: a slow burning supernatural tale set in a remote Welsh mountain valley.

    The Passing

    WOW
  • THEBI_2016

    Monday, February 8, 2016 ·

    Adam McKay brings a lightness of touch and some much needed comedy to the world of Wall Street, writes Sarah Longfield.

    The Big Short

  • TRUMB2_2016

    Friday, February 5, 2016 ·

    Trumbo is portrayed here as a sainted martyr of the American left, but the film falls short as an inclusive portrait of this complex man, writes Wyndham Wise.

    Trumbo

  • YOUTH2_2015

    Thursday, February 4, 2016 ·

    YOUTH is a decadent representation of how, in the frantic run towards the future, it’s easy to forget to live mindfully in the present, writes Federica Roberti.

    Youth

  • ASOCI_2015

    Wednesday, February 3, 2016 ·

    Faye Gentile speaks to the creator of A SOCIAL LIFE – a short film taking a sharp look at our social media addiction.

    A Social Life

  • JOY_2015

    Tuesday, February 2, 2016 ·

    JOY is a tale about how difficult it has always been for women to be taken seriously and to thrive in a man’s world, says Federica Roberti.

    Joy

  • room feautre

    Sunday, January 31, 2016 ·

    Take a trip inside ROOM with Hannah Clarkson’s review.

    Room

  • cowards

    Saturday, January 23, 2016 ·

    The Japan Foundation’s 2016 Touring Programme presents a diverse selection of contemporary and classic Japanese cinema.

    Japan Foundation 2016 #2

    japan
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Thursday, September 10, 2015

Eadweard

Though not without faults or bizarre accents, this ambitious, low-budget film about pioneering photographer Eadweard Muybridge has much to recommend it.

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Thursday, September 10, 2015

Infinitely Polar Bear

Maya Forbes’ slice of life drama’s joyous energy is infectious, but its melodrama prevents it from being truly emotionally impactful, writes Blake Simons.

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Thursday, September 10, 2015

The Entity

The latest found footage horror from South America takes a different perspective on its chills, writes Mark Liversidge.

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Thursday, September 10, 2015

The Fire: Student Review

Gamboa and Barberini’s fiery performances brilliantly represent the relatable story of young lovers struggling to regain a lost intimacy by any means necessary.

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Thursday, September 10, 2015

The Chambermaid Lynn

Plenty of initial spark but the drama fails to maintain its sizzle. Lillie Davidson reviews THE CHAMBERMAID LYNN.

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Wednesday, September 9, 2015

The Amina Profile

Set around 2011, THE AMINA PROFILE focuses on the internet romance between a woman from Montreal, and Amina and American/Syrian girl living in Damascus during the Arab uprising.

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Wednesday, September 9, 2015

The Harder They Come

The 2006 remastered version of THE HARDER THEY COME is an inspired fusion of exploitation film, neorealist drama and musical, writes Jim Moore.

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Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Meet Lech Majewski

Stephen Watson offers an introduction to Lech Majewski’s visually inspiring and intellectually stimulating cinematic works, screening at CFF2015

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Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Take One On Air 8/9/15

Ben Dalton, Edd Elliott and Lillie Davidson talk DARKNESS ON THE EDGE OF TOWN, WHY ME?, THE CHAMBERMAID LYNN and foot fetishes.

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Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Roar

Having seriously injured almost all of its cast and crew, ROAR will appeal to lovers of B-movie car-crash cinema