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LFF 2014 Shorts

The Goddess (1934)

When it comes to Chinese silent films, it is a rare combination with modern filmgoers as some tend to be discouraged by the lack of sound or the fear of being lost-in-translation.  However, an exception should be made for the directorial…

LFF 2014 Short Films Roundup No.2

For our second round-up of short films at this year's BFI London Film Festival we have two from England, one from Finland and one from Germany; an action-comedy, a documentary, a family drama and an experimental film-essay about...I'm not…

LFF 2014 Short Films Roundup No.1

As usual this year, the London Film Festival has provided an immense programme of big films, big name directors and the usual cavalcade of stars attending its premiers and gala screenings. However, while all of this is going on, there is an…