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    Wednesday, May 27, 2015 ·

    Metaphysics, mortality and marriage sweat it out in the arid desert of Death Valley, California, in Guillaume Nicloux’s new feature, VALLEY OF LOVE.

    Valley of Love

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    Saturday, May 23, 2015 ·

    Let last entry’s queuing situation be the only cloud on the horizon for this year’s Cannes Festival. In truth, it has been a wondrous experience.

    Cannes Film Festival 2015: Days 9 – 11

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    Friday, May 22, 2015 ·

    “Queue” is a dirty word in France, and at Cannes it’s a bad word for Jack Toye in particular.

    Cannes Film Festival 2015: Days 7 & 8

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    Thursday, May 21, 2015 ·

    Jack Toye reviews CEMETERY OF SPLENDOUR, competing in the “Un Certain Regard” section at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival.

    Cemetery of Splendour

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    Tuesday, May 19, 2015 ·

    Live from the 2015 Cannes Film Festival, Jack Toye predicts the Palme D’Or, and reviews entries by László Nemes and Miguel Gomes.

    Cannes Diary 2015: Days 5 & 6

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    Tuesday, May 19, 2015 ·

    “West End arts venues are ghettoising films and making them a province for the rich. Art should be for everybody.” We spoke to Jason Wood of HOME MANCHESTER

    Interview with Jason Wood

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    Monday, May 18, 2015 ·

    Jack sees his first film of the festival in the Quinzaine des Realisateurs strand, Miguel Gomes’ ARABIAN NIGHTS

    Cannes Diary 2015: Day 4

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  • cannes2

    Sunday, May 17, 2015 ·

    “I’m sorry, I just don’t find a film about sheep or elderly shepherds that interesting, at least not in the hands of this director.”

    Cannes Diary 2015: Day 3

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Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Nightcrawler

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

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Monday, October 27, 2014

Margarita, with a straw

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

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Sunday, October 26, 2014

Editors’ Blog: Hacked Off Films

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

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Friday, October 17, 2014

A Curious Life

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.

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Friday, October 17, 2014

The Judge

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

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Friday, October 17, 2014

Maps To The Stars

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

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Thursday, October 16, 2014

BFI LFF Diary #1

On day 4 of the event, our roving reporter Jack Toye “expunges” his thoughts on this year’s BFI London Film Festival.

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Wednesday, October 15, 2014

X+Y

X+Y looks set to be just the right sort of film to herald the start of springtime after a meteorologically melancholy winter, writes Jack Toye at the BFI London Film Fest.

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Tuesday, October 14, 2014

The Duke Of Burgundy

Lepidopterism and lesbianism abound in Peter Strickland’s new feature, writes Jack Toye at the BFI London Film Fest.

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Monday, October 13, 2014

The Cabinet of Dr Caligari

Silent horror classic back from the dead!