LFF2010 Tag Archive

LFF2010: Over Until Next Year

Film Festival

1st November, 2010

The London Film Festival has been over for four days now, I’ve finished my reviews, caught up on some sleep and now feel I’m in the right frame of mind

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LFF2010: 127 Hours

Film Festival, Live Action

1st November, 2010

Danny Boyle’s latest film 127 hours is based on the true story of Aron Ralston, an American canyoneer who was trapped by a boulder in John Blue

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LFF2010: Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields

Documentary, Film Festival

30th October, 2010

Songwriter Stephin Merritt is hailed to many as the Cole Porter of his generation. Writing alongside his band The Magnetic Fields, he writes memorable,

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LFF2010: Dear Doctor

Film Festival, Live Action

30th October, 2010

Dear Doctor for me, was one of the surprise favourite films of the festival. Almost missing it, I was advised by a friend to fit it in and I’m glad I did.

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DN LFF2010: Special Treatment – Jeanne Labrune

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

29th October, 2010

Alice (Isabelle Huppert) is a luxury prostitute in her fortys, our main protagonist throughout the film, she’s intelligent, strong and getting fed up with

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DN LFF2010: Malavoglia – Pasquale Scimeca

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

28th October, 2010

Based on the famous novel by Giovanni Verga, Malavoglia is a film about a family of fisherman that live in a house known as ‘The Medlars House’

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LFF2010: Winter Vacation

Film Festival, Live Action

28th October, 2010

It’s frustratingly difficult to get hold of Hongqi Li’s previous films Routine Holiday and Hao Duo Da Mi, even in his native China, so I’m

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DN LFF2010: Lemmy – Greg Olliver and Wes Orshoski

Documentary, Film Festival, Podcasts

27th October, 2010

I feel silly trying to write an introduction to a documentary film named “Lemmy,” I hope when you hear the title you instinctively think of the

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LFF2010: Ruhr

Documentary, Film Festival

27th October, 2010

Those familiar with James Benning’s name would have known what to expect with his new film Ruhr; slow-cinema taken to its extreme ends. Benning’s work

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DN LFF2010: What I Love The Most – Delfina Castagnino

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

27th October, 2010

The first feature from Delfina Castagnino, What I Love The Most is a simple understated film about two friends who lack the ability to console each other.

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LFF2010: The Kids Are All Right

Film Festival, Live Action

26th October, 2010

Leaving Sundance as one of the most talked of movies in the festival and winning the best feature film award at the Berlin International Film Festival, The

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DN LFF2010: Copacabana – Marc Fitoussi

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

26th October, 2010

Copacabana is the story of Babou (Isabelle Huppert), an individual, a mother who can shrug off jobs, friends, responsibilities, almost anything in the quest

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