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richard dormer

LFF 2014: ’71 (2014)

If you ask what ‘The Troubles’ refers to, it is likely that not many people would have heard of it or know what it relates to.  But the cinematic debut from Top Boy director Yann Demange highlights this historical conflict in Northern…

Hyena (2014)

There are a number of shorthand ways that you could describe Hyena. It's a bit like Filth with a lot less humour. It's a Michael Mann flick, with the gloss and style replaced by a down 'n' dirty, London-based vibe. Marleybone Vice, if you…

Good Vibrations (2012)

The second film based in Ireland around the same time as Shadow Dancer is a much jollier affair and whilst it deals with the issues of the time, it’s really a film about how music can bring home and joy in times of extreme hardship and…