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Donbass – film review"
Donbass (2018) Writer/Director: Sergei Loznitsa Cast: Tamara Yatsenko, Liudmila Smorodina, Olesya Zhurakovskaya, Boris Kamorzin 121 mins Format: Blu-ray Release Date: 24th June 2019 9/10 Jamie Havlin looks at an award winning film that examines the current conflict in Ukraine. Named after a region in Eastern Ukraine, Donbass is a film about what is going on […]
Under Fire – film review"
Under Fire – film review Under Fire: 1983 Director: Roger Spottiswoode Cast: Nick Nolte, Joanna Cassidy, Gene Hackman Run Time: 128 minutes Format: Blu-ray Release Date: 17th June 2019 8/10 Jamie Havlin assesses the re-release of a complex political thriller set against the backdrop of the 1979 Nicaraguan revolution. Here Nick Nolte, Gene Hackman and […]
Doc’N Roll: Shut Up and Play the Piano – Film Review"
Doc’N Roll: Shut Up and Play the Piano Dir. Phillipp Jedicke Cast: Gonzales, Peaches, Feist Duration: 1 hour 22 minutes Release: Festival screenings 2018/19 Lee Ashworth hangs on to his seat for a raucous, hilarious and insightful portrait of Chilly Gonzales, one of contemporary music’s most ferociously compelling characters, in Jedicke’s highly authentic documentary. The crux of […]
MOVE Film Festival – Preview"
MOVE Film Festival Home Manchester Monday 10th June 2019 4:00pm and 6:00pm While […]
November – film review"
November (2017) Director: Rainer Sarnet Cast: Rea Lest, Jörgen Liik, Dieter Laser Format: Dual format Language: Estonian with optional English subtitles Run Time: 115 minutes Release Date: 13th May 2019 8/10 Jamie Havlin assesses one of the most inventive and fantastical dramas of recent international cinema. November opens with striking bleached out images of nature: […]