• Daisy May-Hudson, her sister and mother.

    Saturday, January 14, 2017 ·

    We spoke to Daisy Hudson whose documentary chronicles her family’s devastation when they find themselves at the mercy of the housing crisis.

    Half Way

  • CALEB

    Friday, January 13, 2017 ·

    April McIntyre reviews CALEB, a thoughtful sci-fi short which deals with the morality of advancing technology and its effect on family and relationships.

    Caleb

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    Thursday, January 12, 2017 ·

    We spoke to the makers of CALEB, which screens at this month’s sci-fi themed Reel Women event at Cambridge Arts Picturehouse.

    Interview with Random Cat

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    Monday, January 2, 2017 ·

    Come to our film quiz at the Cambridge Arts Picturehouse on Monday 9 January. Laffs and chuckles with hosts Dave and Simon.

    January Film Quiz

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    Thursday, December 22, 2016 ·

    A horror film that IS just for Christmas.

    Black Christmas

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    Saturday, December 17, 2016 ·

    ROGUE ONE isn’t just a brilliant inclusion in the Star Wars mythology, but a beacon of hope for the future of the franchise as a whole.

    Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

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    Tuesday, December 6, 2016 ·

    ARRIVAL takes the age old notion of mankind’s first contact and manages to find a unique spin, cementing its place among the greats.

    Arrival

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    Monday, December 5, 2016 ·

    WONDER OF CREATION is a time-capsule of silent documentary that reveals how far we have come in terms of science and filmmaking, writes Sarah Henkel.

    Wonder of Creation

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Monday, December 24, 2012

Takeover: I ♥ Huckabees

Dustin Hoffman and Lily Tomlin are existential detectives who you could hire to investigate the meaning of your life. Their nemesis is Isabelle Huppert. Hilarity ensues.

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Friday, December 21, 2012

Takeover: You’ve Got Mail

Edd Elliott offers the first in a series of cautionary tales on the topic of corporate takeovers. What does Nora Ephron have to teach us?

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Thursday, December 20, 2012

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Despite some curious tweaks to the plot, the first part of Peter Jackson’s epic return to Middle-earth has plenty going for it, writes Matt Fasham.

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Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Life Of Pi

Despite some annoyingly blunt and simplistic narrative elements, Ang Lee’s LIFE OF PI is the work of a master visual storyteller, writes Jim Ross.

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Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Diary of a Country Priest

Today is the thirteenth anniversary of Robert Bresson’s death. Rosy Hunt commemorates his life with a review of DIARY OF A COUNTRY PRIEST, one of Martin Scorsese’s influences.

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Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Seven Psychopaths

Although SEVEN PSYCHOPATHS never hits the heights of IN BRUGES, and isn’t as clever as it purports to be, McDonagh offers a bundle of meta-movie laughs, writes Jim Ross.

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Monday, December 10, 2012

Interview with Jeff Blyth

The memorable opening sequence from THE SHINING was shot by Jeff Blyth, a photographer and director with over 40 years’ experience in Hollywood. We caught up with him to find out how he got started.

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Saturday, December 8, 2012

Underwire Festival 2012

Rich pickings at this year’s Underwire Film Festival at the Ritzy in Brixton included panel discussions, one-to-one support events for filmmakers and a generous helping of short film screenings. Jo Shaw reviews.

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Friday, December 7, 2012

Indie Game: The Movie

INDIE GAME is a glowing testament to the current standard of independent game design: consumers produce better digital media than their mainstream counterparts, writes Jonathan Toomey.

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Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Interview with Jesse Vile

We spoke to Jesse about his directorial debut JASON BECKER: NOT DEAD YET, a documentary about a guitar hero who hasn’t let Lou Gehrig’s Disease stop him recording music.