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Our verdict of the 70th edition of San Sebastian


Victor Fraga - 26-09-2022

Our editor Victor Fraga attended the 70th edition of one of the most prestigious film festivals in the world in its entirety; he discusses the diverse film selection and the incredible experience [Read More...]

Two men, very little CGI and a lot of imagination!


Ian Schultz - 22-09-2022

Ian Schultz talks to Kentucker Audley and Albert Birney, the directors of STRAWBERRY MANSION, about Terry Gilliam, John Waters, Jan Svankmajer, how to make a film with very few sets, and much more! [Read More...]

Three movies that prove education can change the world!


Mariano Garcia - 11-09-2022

Sylvester Greer investigates three films that can shape the way people engage with their learning experience, and ultimately change our society for the best [Read More...]

How the Sarajevo Film Festival holds a hand out to Ukraine


John Bleasdale - 20-08-2022

John Bleasdale reports live from the Sarajevo Film Festival, which demonstrates that film can serve as gesture of international solidarity [Read More...]

The 75th Locarno Film Festival: dark films for dark times


Redmond Bacon - 14-08-2022

Dirty gem of a movie from Brazil takes home the top prize at the 75th Locarno Film Festival - a beam of optimism during an otherwise sullen programme [Read More...]

What to Look Out for at the 75th Locarno Film Festival


Redmond Bacon - 03-08-2022

A mixture of arthouse and Hollywood efforts characterise a diverse programme at the 75th Locarno Film Festival — we look at the films to put on your radar. [Read More...]

Seeing is bereaving


Lobo Pasolini - 18-07-2022

Lobo Pasolini dissects Andrea Arnold's Cow, and he finds a tragic life robbed of freedom, motherhood and dignity; there is nothing "humane" about benign animal farming! [Read More...]

Traffic and tragedy: 21st Transylvania International Film Festival round-up


Redmond Bacon - 21-06-2022

Our critic's time in Cluj-Napoca offered a serendipitous combination of location and venue, offering a balm in difficult times [Read More...]

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The Munich Film Festival is leading Germany’s diversity charge
Representation in German film is sorely lacking. Munich Film Festival's Seeing and being seen: Representation in Film is here in order to change just that! [Read More...]

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Moving people, moving films
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