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Neil Fox Top Ten Feature Films of 2017

Article

27th December, 2017

"I never mind these difficult choices when there’s so much goodness to choose from." Neil Fox reflects on his 2017 feature film favourites.

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How to Get a Vimeo Staff Pick – Head Curator Sam Morrill Provides Insight into the Curation Process

Animation, Art & Fashion, Article, Documentary, Film Festival, Live Action, Music

12th July, 2017

Director of Curation Sam Morrill takes DN through the Vimeo curation team's process of finding and selecting Staff Pick films.

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Eyes Wide Open Cinema: Brighton’s Answer to Queer Film Curation and Celebration

Article, Film Festival

22nd May, 2017

DN talks with Eyes Wide Open Cinema programmer Jacob Engelberg about the inception & aspirations of the Brightonian queer cinema exhibition programme.

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DN Top Feature Films of 2016

Article

1st January, 2017

Team DN has whittled down our personal feature favourites into a succinct list of must watch movies for your viewing pleasure.

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MarBelle Top Ten Feature Films of 2016

Article

31st December, 2016

MarBelle stops with the handwringing and gets to ranking some of the quality cinema he watched in 2016 for his top ten features of the year list.

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Jeanie Finlay Top Ten Feature Films of 2016

Article

30th December, 2016

Director Jeanie Finlay runs through the top ten films which left a lasting impression on her in the tumultuous year that was 2016.

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Rob Munday Top Ten Feature Films of 2016

Article

29th December, 2016

From vicious bear attacks to flatulent corpses and Neo-Nazi punk-rock thrillers, 2016 was a pretty odd (and awesome) year for film concepts.

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Amber Williams Top Ten Feature Films of 2016

Article

28th December, 2016

Witness the mastery and originality of today’s independent cinema as expressed in Amber's cherished list of the top ten feature films of 2016.

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Neil Fox Top Ten Feature Films of 2016

Article

27th December, 2016

"There’s still some beautiful work out there that just floored me this year." Neil Fox begins DN's annual cinematic love fest with his top ten of 2016.

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How to Direct Your First TV Drama (And Nail it!)

Article

17th August, 2016

William McGregor, director on 'Misfits', 'Poldark' & the forthcoming BBC miniseries 'One of Us' shares everything you need to know about directing TV Drama.

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A Guide to Interactive Documentary: Structure, Tools & Narrative

Article, Documentary

8th August, 2016

Looking to create an Interactive Documentary, but don't know where to start? From Software to Structure & Audience to Inspiration - this is the guide for

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Welcome to the New Directors Notes: A Long Overdue Redesign & Rebranding

Article, News

25th July, 2016

To celebrate our 10-year Anniversary we've redesigned the Directors Notes site - check out the changes in this post

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