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Passing By – 100+ years of Damrak, Amsterdam

Animation, Asides

19th January, 2018

Job, Joris & Marieke bring their unique animation style to bear on 100+ yrs of Damrak, Amsterdam history in looping artist-in-residence short 'Passing By'.

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A Man Battles the All Consuming Guilt of His Actions in Dee Meaden’s Disquieting Short ‘Mark’

Film Festival, Live Action

19th January, 2018

A man becomes consumed by the fear he may have done something terrible on a night out in Dee Meaden's disquieting study of consent, guilt and masculinity.

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Prism Tats: Daggers

Asides, Music

18th January, 2018

Dir. Jonny Look tags along with Prism Tats’ Garett as he visits his brother Mike who's all too eager to demonstrate his new knife throwing skills.

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The Post-Apocalyptic Roles of Hunter & Prey Blur in Cristiano Gazzarrini’s Immersive Sci-Fi Short ‘US’

Live Action, Premiere

15th January, 2018

Cristiano Gazzarrini tells DN how a live quadraphonic sound experience led to the creation of his immersive post-apocalyptic sci-fi short 'US'.

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See How Defence Attorneys Leverage the Power of Cinema for Sentencing Leniency in Lance Oppenheim’s NYT Op-Doc

Documentary

5th January, 2018

Lance Oppenheim's doc reveals how in an effort to seek leniency, defense attorneys are producing entire documentaries for an audience of one: the judge.

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Léa Mysius Captures the Destructive Desires of Youthful Rebellion in 35mm Feature Debut ‘Ava’

Live Action

3rd January, 2018

Director Léa Mysius tells DN how her 16mm short and the image of a starving black dog set the stage for her audacious coming of age 35mm feature debut.

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DN Top Ten Feature Films of 2017

Article

31st December, 2017

We've condensed team DN's diverse picks of 2017's best cinema into an elegantly concise list of ten features worthy of a place on your 'must watch' list.

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MarBelle Top Ten Feature Films of 2017

Article

30th December, 2017

There but for the grace of God go I - MarBelle shares his favourite (not so) feel good list of 2017's Top Ten feature films.

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Nicholas Payne Santos Pays Tribute to the Slasher’s Kick Ass Final Girls in Festive Horror Comedy ‘Holiday Fear’

Live Action

22nd December, 2017

DN spoke to dir. Nicholas Payne Santos about flipping genre expectations and challenging masculinity in meta horror comedy short 'Holiday Fear'.

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DN356: Dustin Guy Defa Weaves a Whimsical Tapestry of New York Stories in Ensemble Feature ‘Person to Person’

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

21st December, 2017

Dustin Guy Defa shares why we had to wait 6 years for his second feature and how short films paved the way for his ensemble New York story.

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Help Refugees: The Journey

Animation, Asides

21st December, 2017

A young Syrian boy embarks on a long, dangerous journey to be reunited with his parents after his home is torn apart by war in Majid Adin's 'The Journey'.

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Make it Home for Christmas

Asides, Live Action

20th December, 2017

Mad Ruffian deliver a hard hitting warning about the dangers of texting whilst drive in their haunting campaign short 'Make it Home for Christmas'.

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