The 2017 Sundance Film Festival: London returned to the West End this year to the beautiful Picturehouse Central. Taking place from the 1st-4th June, Sundance: London aims to showcase some of the best that American Independent Cinema had to offer from the Festival in Utah earlier this year. Featuring 14 feature films, 15 shorts and […]Read more "Sundance Film Festival: London 2017"
Starring critically acclaimed French actor Jean Reno (Leon: The Professional) and BAFTA nominated actress Laia Costa (Victoria), The Little Things is a short film by Mediterranean lager brand Estrella Damm, following in the footsteps of their debut short film released last year,Vale, directed by Alejandro Amenabar (The Others), starring Dakota Johnson (Fifty Shades of Grey; […]Read more "Estrella Damm’s The Little Things "
Not one to hold back on his storytelling with his usual themes of vengeance and eclectic mix of trademark black humour, Park Chan-wook’s The Handmaiden is an intricate and intimate erotic thriller of desire, betrayal and deception. Taking inspiration from Sarah Waters’ novel ‘Fingersmith‘ which was set in victorian era England, Park Cha-wook instead transports […]Read more "The Handmaiden "
Ridley Scott’s iconic modern day classic ‘Alien’ is an undisputed masterpiece of science fiction horror. It manages to appeal to the very basic elements of fear with its themes of claustrophobic isolation, the darkness and a seemingly unstoppable monstrous gothic creature. Its simple, yet effective, premise has been captivating audiences ever since its first release […]Read more "Alien: An Iconic Masterpiece"
The first thing that will grab you about James Gray’s The Lost City of Z, is just how jaw droppingly gorgeous this film looks. Drenched in a dazzlingly washed out palette of greens, yellows and browns, it instantly transports you back to the early 1900’s and the heart of the jungle. Captivating its audience from […]Read more "The Lost City of Z"
In 16th century Japan, Gosuke has spent his youth being groomed to become the next Murage (Master Blacksmith) like his father and grandfather before him. Hiwever, he also has desires on becoming a samurai so that he can help protect his village from attacks by clans who want the high-quality steel made there. After vicious […]Read more "Tatara Samuri – Ramsgate International Film & TV Festival"
Beyond the Yellow Line tells the story of a 40-year-old singer-songwriter, Alex, who never had the courage to submit his songs to anyone. He earns a living by playing in clubs and bars in his small town. His personality clashes with that of the self-confident Mara, his girlfriend and a successful lawyer. Such personality differences […]Read more "Beyond the Yellow Line – Ramsgate International Film & TV Festival"