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EIFF 2016: The Colony (2015)

AKA Colonia. Based on a true incident, The Colony tells the story of a young man (Hans, played by Daniel Bruhl) taken away to a cult camp, the colony of the title, during the start of General Pinochet's reign in Chile. Colonial Dignidad…

The Face of an Angel (2014)

Meredith Kercher’s murder in Italy, and the subsequent arrest of her flatmate Amanda Knox, was like mana from heaven for a salacious media. Offering sex, drugs, beautiful young women, shady foreigners, a misfiring legal system and enough…

A Most Wanted Man (2014)

Based on a novel by John le Carre, A Most Wanted Man features the late Philip Seymour Hoffman in one of his final roles, surrounds him with a strong supporting cast (including Rachel McAdams, Robin Wright, Willem Dafoe and Daniel Bruhl),…

Rush (2013)

In 2010, British documentary Senna unveiled another side to Formula One.  As it shed light on the rivalry between Ayrton Senna and former team mate Alain Prost, it also emphasised the competitiveness and the life-threatening dangers of the…

Intruders (2011)

A spooky drama from director Juan Carlos Fresnadillo with an international cast, Intruders is a creepy drama that contains a lot of potential it, sadly, never lives up to. It's certainly not an unwatchable movie but I was really hoping for…