LFF2011 Tag Archive

DN LFF2011: Superheroes – Michael Barnett

Documentary, Film Festival, Podcasts

31st October, 2011

Some are called, some are chosen but all attempt to work for the greater good of their communities. No it’s not the synopsis for Kick-Ass 2, but

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DN LFF2011: Li and the Poet – Andrea Segre

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

30th October, 2011

Andrea Segre’s debut feature Li and the Poet tells the story of Shun Li, a Chinese woman working off her debt to a better life in Italy and the

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DN LFF2011: Natural Selection – Robbie Pickering

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

28th October, 2011

Although I’ve been chasing Robbie Pickering for an interview since seeing his multi-award winning Natural Selection at SXSW, it was the London Film

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DN LFF2011: The Dish and the Spoon – Alison Bagnall

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

27th October, 2011

Alison Bagnall’s The Dish and the Spoon features a woman betrayed, who takes a romantic English teen on her journey through blind rage. Alison and I

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DN LFF2011: How to Re-Establish a Vodka Empire – Daniel Edelstyn

Documentary, Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

26th October, 2011

I’m pretty sure that Daniel Edelstyn is the only director I met at the London Film Festival this year who’s the rightful heir to a Russian vodka

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DN LFF2011: Shock Head Soul – Simon Pummell

Art & Fashion, Documentary, Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

25th October, 2011

Based on the famous book Memoirs of My Nervous Illness from German judge Daniel Paul Schreber, Simon Pummell’s feature Shock Head Soul depicts

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DN LFF2011: The Somnambulists – Richard Jobson

Art & Fashion, Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

24th October, 2011

Angered by the way he and the rest of us allowed the UK to sleepwalk into the Iraq war, Richard Jobson’s The Somnambulists is a departure for the

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DN LFF2011: The Waves – Alberto Morais

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

22nd October, 2011

In his debut feature The Waves (Las Olas), director Alberto Morais explores the conversations we have with history and ourselves through his lead character

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DN LFF2011: Amador – Fernando León de Aranoa

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

20th October, 2011

In the fifth feature from Spanish director Fernando León de Aranoa, a woman must reconcile dignity with personal necessity after forging a difficult

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DN LFF2011: Without – Mark Jackson

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

18th October, 2011

Named as one of Filmmaker Magazine’s 25 New Faces of Independent Film, director Mark Jackson has crafted a perfectly balanced portrait of a young

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DN LFF2011 – The Black Power Mixtape 1967 – 1975 – Göran Hugo Olsson

Documentary, Film Festival, Podcasts

17th October, 2011

After discovering a cache of nearly 85 hours of pristine 16mm film shot by Swedish news reporters documenting the evolution of the Black Power Movement in

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DN LFF2011: Darwin – Nick Brandestini

Documentary, Film Festival, Podcasts

16th October, 2011

In the first of our London Film Festival interviews we sit down with director Nick Brandestini to discuss his feature documentary Darwin; a look at an

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