Festival Coverage

Festival CoverageGFF 2014

The Strange Colour of Your Bodies Tears – GFF 2014

Following on from their stunning debut feature Amer, Helen Cattet and Bruno Forzani deliver another breath-taking giallo-inspired thriller, pushing the envelope even further in terms of narrative coherency and cinematic beauty.

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The Girl From the Wardrobe – GFF 2014

Writer-director Bodo Kox’s debut feature follows the story of three isolated individuals who live on the same floor of a block of flats in a run-down residential area. Jacek (Piotre Glowacki) operates a business from his computer and tries to maintain a normal life whilst taking care of his autistic brother Tomeck (Wojciech Mecwaldowski) who […]

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The Dance of Reality – GFF 2014

Reviewing a film like Alejandro Jodorowsky’s The Dance of Reality (La Danza de la Realidad) is a tricky thing. Rarely do films achieve such a level of mind-boggling skill, flaunting an incredible fusion of art and entertainment like nothing you’ve ever seen. The legendary director’s first film in 23 years is an account of his […]

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Festival CoverageTIFF 2013

Devil’s Knot – TIFF 2013

Back in 1993, three boys wandered into the woods of a small Arkansas town and never came out again, their bodies were found

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Man of Tai Chi – TIFF 2013

At one point in time many of us owed our teenage years to Keanu Reeves. Not only did the guy become a global star overnight

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Gravity – TIFF 2013

Only the human race would look at the void hell of space and think ‘we should probably go there’. Time and time again

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Thou Gild’st the Even – TIFF 2013

Undoubtedly one of the most bizarre features at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival is Turkish oddball drama

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Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon – TIFF 2013

Mike Myers’ directorial debut is proof not only that he’s a skilled director and impressive documenter, but the subject of his film is probably one of the coolest men

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Gerontophilia – TIFF 2013

The Oxford dictionary of Psychology defines the rather ominous term Gerontophilia thus: ‘A paraphilia characterized by recurrent, intense sexual

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Festival CoverageTIFF 2013

Cannibal – TIFF 2013

Considering its title, it may be hard to accept that Manuel Martin Cuenca’s Cannibal was one of the most subtle and endearing features at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival.

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