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Cannes 2015 Round-up

With a small, eclectic collection of Jury members, Cannes is prone to throw up surprises. The 68th edition has proven no different. Jury joint presidents Joel and Ethan Coen closed a dizzying week and a half of film by handing the Palme…

Cannes 2015

It’s that time of the year again when all eyes even partially interested in the world of film turn to the French Riviera. For a week and a half, this time from 13-24 May, Cannes bridges the gap between glamour and obscure arthouse cinema,…

2015 Sheffield Doc/Fest

Thursday the 7th of May saw the official press launch of the 2015 Sheffield Doc/Fest at the BFI Southbank, London. Doc/Fest is the UK’s, and increasingly the world’s, foremost documentary and factual digital media festival. There will be…

7th Annual Asia House Film Festival

The seventh annual Asia House Film Festival, celebrating film from the Asia Pacific region, will be taking place in London from 27 March to 31 March 2015. Organised by non-profit organisation Asia House and sponsored by Prudential, this…

65th Berlin Film Festival Preview

If there’s one thing the Berlin Film Festival has in abundance, it’s films. With hundreds of entries from across the world, the annual Berlinale provides a welcome reminder that the New Year hubbub building around mainstream awards…

58th BFI London Film Festival

The BFI London Film Festival hits the capital once again this October, highlighting the films hotly anticipated to do well in the forthcoming awards season.  The UK’s largest film festival, the 12-day event will showcase 248 films across 17…

Divan Film Festival 2014

A palatable blend of Balkan film, traditional national cuisine, and stimulating academic conversation has come to define Romania's annual Divan Film Festival. Held each year in Port Cultural Cetate, the Festival celebrated its 5th edition…