• RAMS_2016

    Wednesday, February 10, 2016 ·

    RAMS is a poignant and witty shaggy sheep story about humanity, from the land of ice and fire, writes Amanda Randall.

    Rams

  • 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

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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

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Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Sweethearts Of The Gridiron

Lots of smiles and enthusiasm, but Edd Elliot isn’t totally sold on SWEETHEARTS OF THE GRIDIRON.

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Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Street Kids United II: The Girls from Rio

STREET KIDS UNITED 2 inspires with the sporting passion of its protagonists whilst retaining its political impact.

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Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Short Fusion: Motion

“Adrenaline pumping with a side of swoon”… “Visually offensive, yet spectacular”… Jack McCurdy reviews the MOTION strand of CFF’s Short Fusion

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Tuesday, September 8, 2015

The Magical Girl

Anime, revenge and sadomasochism come together to form a tangled web in Carlos Vermut’s second feature-length thriller.

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Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Take One On Air 7/9/15

Ben Dalton, Edd Elliott and Mark Liversidge review ME AND EARL AND THE DYING GIRL, THE LESSON and egg-static POACHED

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Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Short Fusion: Space & Oddity

Katrina Smith reviews a collection of Sci Fi themed shorts that exhibit varying visions of bleak futures, and alternative presents.

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Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Land Grabbing

A documentary on large-scale farming practices that emotionally engages the more it strives to remain objective.

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Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Hedi Schneider Is Stuck Q&A

Mike Levy recounts the highlights from Sonja Heiss’s Q&A following HEDI SCHNEIDER GETS STUCK.

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Tuesday, September 8, 2015

THE HALLOW

Ireland-set horror that gives into conventional shocks after a remarkable, unsettling first half-hour.