Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts
8th December, 2019
Eryk Rocha tells DN how the themes of isolation & economic struggle in his story of a Rio cab driver, 'Burning Night' mirror the current crisis in Brazil.
30th November, 2019
Director Henry Blake reveals the many ways his proof-of-concept short paved the way for the creation of his powerful debut feature 'County Lines'.
16th November, 2019
Svetla Tsotsorkova joins DN to discuss her drama feature 'Sister' the story of a compulsive liar whose fanciful stories threaten to tear her family apart.
6th November, 2019
Phillip Youmans joins DN to discuss the experience of taking on multiple production roles for his Tribeca winning debut feature 'Burning Cane'.
2nd November, 2019
Hari Sama talks to DN about heading back to the post-punk days of sexual liberty, outsider art and drugs which helped shape him in 'This Is Not Berlin'.
1st April, 2019
DN rounds up another year of BFI Flare London, offering highlights from the shorts and features that were screened at this year's festival.
19th March, 2019
DN looks ahead to this year's BFI Flare festival, assessing the selection of works being presented and offering suggestions of what to watch.
31st December, 2018
The votes are in and Team DN agrees that these are the definitive 10 feature films of 2018 you should definitely make it a priority to catch up on.
30th December, 2018
"2018 was able to add several films to my vault of all time cinematic favourites." MarBelle shares the ten features at the top of his 'must rewatch' list.
29th December, 2018
"These are the films I can’t stop thinking about." Rob takes a timeout from his short film addiction to run through his top ten features of 2018.
28th December, 2018
"The seeds that John Cassavetes planted oh so many years ago are still providing a fruitful harvest in 2018." James gathers a top ten crop of 2018 films.
27th December, 2018
"Another year for me that pours tsunami on the fires of the 'cinema is dead' crowd." Neil Fox counts down 2018's best cinema in his top ten features list.
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