• CFF2015_MCCLA

    Saturday, August 29, 2015 ·

    Get a taste of what’s to come from Brian and Gareth McClave’s time lapse record of this year’s Movies On The Meadows.

    Time Lapse Cambridge

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    Saturday, August 29, 2015 ·

    The dance craze Azonto is spreading from the back-streets of Accra to London’s dance studios and freezing inner-city.

    The Azonto: London to Accra

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    Friday, August 28, 2015 ·

    Anthony Davis spoke to Magali Pettier, farmer’s daughter and director of ADDICTED TO SHEEP which follows a year in the lives of two sheep farmers.

    Addicted to Sheep

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    Friday, August 28, 2015 ·

    Modern-dress morality play ALL THE WAYS OF GOD takes as its starting point the character of Judas and the lacuna between his betrayal of Jesus and his subsequent suicide.

    All The Ways Of God

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  • CFF2015_THEFI2

    Thursday, August 27, 2015 ·

    He may be a cynic, but Juan Schnitman reminds us why we can’t stop listening to that couple losing it in public.

    The Fire

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  • CFF2015_POACH

    Wednesday, August 26, 2015 ·

    You might think that a 90 minute movie about egg collection would be over-egging the pudding but this strange documentary has a weirdly compelling narrative.

    Poached

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  • CFF2015_DREAM

    Tuesday, August 25, 2015 ·

    From Fassbinder to THE FIRE, Faust Lerner offers an overview of this year’s New German Cinema strand at CFF.

    NEW GERMAN CINEMA AT CFF2015

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  • Cambridge Film Festival feature

    Tuesday, August 25, 2015 ·

    Edd Elliott gives a low down of the under-the-radar themes of this year’s Cambridge Film Festival.

    Editor’s Blog: Themes Of The Festival

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BOTFA featured
Wednesday, December 10, 2014

The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies

Robert Weatherall has a problem or two with THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES.

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Wednesday, December 3, 2014

The Homesman

The harsh realities of THE HOMESMAN are made bearable by Hilary Swank’s gritty goodness, writes Nick Walker.

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Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Retrospective: When We Were Kings

When We Were Kings stands head and shoulders above the rest in its depiction of the greatness of Muhammad Ali, according to Edd Elliott.

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Thursday, November 20, 2014

Witching and Bitching

Álex de la Iglesia returns to the mayhem and excess of his cinematic roots with WITCHING AND BITCHING.

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Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Mr Turner

The artistic highlights of Turner’s career writ large on the cinema screen in flesh and blood make this a cinematic delight, writes Mark Liversidge.

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Monday, November 17, 2014

Ghostbustresses

What, who and why female Ghostbusters?

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Sunday, November 16, 2014

The Possibilities are Endless

This inspiring and heartwarming documentary charts the recovery of much-loved musician Edwyn Collins from a double stroke in 2005.

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Saturday, November 15, 2014

Interview with Roger Graef

We speak to Professor Roger Graef OBE about storytelling, creative freedom and the documentary he “literally fled” from.

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Friday, November 14, 2014

Gone Too Far!

GONE TOO FAR! is a light-hearted comedy and a breath of fresh air for portrayals of London’s black communities, according to Stephen Watson.

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Thursday, November 13, 2014

The Goddess

Hiu Chan reviews the remastered and digitalised silent classic, THE GODDESS, which premiered this year as part of the London BFI Film Festival.