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Film Festival

Black Stars: Belafonte, Poitier and a Long Overdue Celebration of Black Cinema

DN revels in film writer Ashley Clark’s diverse, sensitive and enthralling curation for the BFI's celebration of black actors on film and TV.

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Article

Death Foretold is Not Death

“Cinema isn’t dead, it’s morphing and you have to keep looking for it.” Dr Neil Fox challenges those bemoaning the death of cinema to expand their

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Live Action

Landscape, Metaphors and Self-Distribution: The Tale of Brett & Simon Harvey’s ‘Brown Willy’

Cornish brothers Brett and Simon Harvey discuss ‘Brown Willy', their moving and funny two-hander set entirely in the environs of Cornwall's Bodmin Moor.

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Article

Neil Fox Top Ten Feature Films of 2015

Christmas is over and the new year is almost upon us and so as tradition dictates, Dr. Neil Fox takes up the vanguard of the DN Best Features of 2015 lists.

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Live Action

#Noirvember: The Theming of Cinema & the End of Criticism

In light of the BFI's new film Noir releases from two of the world's most celebrated directors, DN rediscovers the classics & probes the depths of 'film

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Art & Fashion, Film Festival, Live Action

Coffee & Celluloid: In Conversation with Bronco’s House Director Mark Jenkin

Coinciding with the world premiere of Cornish feature 'Bronco’s House' DN is proud to host a conversation between Dr. Neil Fox and filmmaker Mark Jenkin.

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Documentary

“I’m a Proponent of Change”: Penelope Spheeris and The Decline Of Western Civilization

Penelope Spheeris & Anna Fox join us to discuss the long overdue release of 'The Decline Of Western Civilization' - a momentous trio of documentaries tracking

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Live Action

A Mirror To Nature: Genius, Disaster and the Legacies of Orson Welles

Prompted by the forthcoming release of Chuck Workman’s new documentary DN ponders the both brilliant and tragic career of cinematic titan Orson Welles.

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Article

Neil Fox Top Ten Feature Films of 2014

"The battle for cinema is one that can be won if the lines of the conflict are redrawn." Neil Fox musters his forces as he ranks his top ten 2014.

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Live Action

Jukebox Jarmusch: Jim at the Intersection of Music & Cinema Hi

With the Soda Pictures' release this week of the Jim Jarmusch Collection Blu-ray box set we explore the value of music in the seminal filmmaker's early films:

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Live Action

New Joys: The Wonder of Kelly Reichardt

Reichardt is not a great female director. She is a great director. Period. Seeing her work collected together is a reminder that she is a supreme chronicler of

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News

Transmedia 2.0 by Nuno Berardo

"The book is extensive and thoughtful in covering all the areas of thinking, planning and action required when considering content in the contemporary

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