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Aloys – film review"
Aloys (2016) Director: Tobias Noelle Cast: Georg Friedrich, Tilde von Overbeck Runtime: 91 minutes Format: Dual Format Out Now 7/10 Jamie Havlin takes a look at a film that has picked up a number of prizes at festivals across Europe. Premiered at the 66th Berlin International Film Festival, this Swiss set drama stars Austrian actor […]
Stigmata – film review"
Stigmata (1999) Director: Rupert Wainwright Cast: Patricia Arquette, Gabriel Byrne, Jonathan Pryce Run time: 102 minutes Format: Dual Format Out now 7/10 Jamie Havlin examines a supernatural horror film that proved controversial due to its religious content. Father Andrew Kiernan (Gabriel Byrne), one the Vatican’s top investigators into miracles, visits a church in Belo Quinto […]
Nĭhăo Hamtaï: Magma, first Chinese tour – Film Review"
Magma just finished a short UK tour by a three day residency at Shoreditch’s Cafe Oto. This provided the ideal tie in for The Doc’N’Roll Film Festival to present a screening of the recently released documentary about the band’s first Chinese tour in 2015. Louder Than War’s Craig Chaligne reviews. After releasing their latest studio LP […]
Stanley Kubrick’s Paths of Glory – film review"
Paths of Glory (1957) Director: Stanley Kubrick Cast: Kirk Douglas, Adolphe Menjou, George Macready, Ralph Meeker Format: Blu-ray Run time: 88 minutes Out 19. Sept 2016 10/10 Jamie Havlin examines the first significant commercial success from visionary American director Stanley Kubrick. The film opens in France in 1916, in a spacious room of a grand […]
Alexander Oey: The Sound Of Progress – DVD review"
Alexander Oey: The Sound of Progress (Cold Spring) DVD Available now! 8/10 Reissue of classic documentary focusing on a vital sub-culture that blossomed in the mid-late eighties. Simon Tucker reviews: Made in 1988 and focusing on for artists (Coil, Current 93, Foetus, Test Dept.) The Sound of Progress finally gets the DVD reissue treatment. Restored […]