Film Festival, Live Action
23rd October, 2009
Jason Reitman (Juno, Thank You for Smoking) is back with another modern day tale of life, love and frequent flyer miles with Up in the Air. George Clooney
Documentary, Film Festival, Podcasts
Damani Baker and Alex Vlack walk us through the 11 years of patient persistence behind their documentary about music legend Bill Withers in 'Still Bill'.
From the opening titles, before even a word is spoken, you can tell this is a French film. From the simple shots of unmistakably French streets and the
22nd October, 2009
Balibo is a political thriller of sorts, focusing on the Indonesian invasion of East Timor in 1975 and in particular the involvement of a group of
21st October, 2009
There is a particular kind of critic that points at the work they’re reviewing and says ‘Yeah, well, if I had done it, I would have done it like
The thing I love most about cinema is how much it constantly surprises me. I was making the dash across London, from the BFI to the Vue Leicester Square,
Documentary, Film Festival
20th October, 2009
If The White Stripes were movie characters, they’d be pretty unrealistic and as a viewer you’d have a hard job believing all their quirks and oddities.
Hailing from Germany’s Black Forest region, the artist simply known as Trimpin is a sonic experimenter, who combines the roles of inventor, engineer
'The Road' is a rare commodity in today’s movie industry, an apocalyptic film that relies on subtlety and imagination, instead of CGI and special effects.
19th October, 2009
I’m not a big fan of Steven Soderbergh, there I’ve said it, it’s out in the open now……please don’t kill me!! I think I always kidded myself that
Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts
Today’s LFF interview comes from Asli Ozge whose debut feature Men on the Bridge began as a documentary concept to explore the distinct lives of three
17th October, 2009
"A bit of small time drama can be a good thing every now and again." DN falls for the subtle charms of Bradley Rust Gray's 'The Exploding Girl'.
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