1st July, 2019
DN reviews the 2019 edition of ShortSightedCinema’s The Shortest Nights festival and highlights the 7 shorts which left a lasting impression on us.
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.
28th February, 2019
The latest batch of Animation Workshop grad films are now all available to watch online - feat. an eclectic mix of styles and subjects, watch all 6 here.
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.
23rd November, 2018
Neil Fox ponders the legacy of seminal Australian indie rock band The Go-Betweens as presented through the lens of Kriv Stenders' new feature documentary.
Animation, Documentary, Film Festival, Live Action
26th October, 2018
From a city tour through an Online-Shooter to a powerful narrative set inside a lingerie fitting room - these are the best short films of LFF 2018.
Documentary, Film Festival, Live Action
Director Alex Barrett runs through the highlights of his 53 film strong London Film Festival viewing experience, from new gems to unearthed classics.
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