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Green Room – Jeremy Saulnier Cannes Interview
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Green Room – Jeremy Saulnier Cannes Interview

In 2013, Blue Ruin burst onto the scene, a grim whirlwind of stripped down revenge and graphic violence. Keeping to the colour-coded theme, American writer/director Jeremy Saulnier has returned with an even more violent blow-out of a film. Premiering in Directors’ Fortnight at Cannes, Green Room is the best neo-Nazi […]

Indiegogo – Miranda Fleming Interview
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Indiegogo – Miranda Fleming Interview

Financing a film is a notoriously tricky process. There are legendary stories of budgetary excess, but the problem nearly everyone faces is getting anything to be excessive with. Many great films almost fell at that first hurdle, while we’ve missed out on countless others that never got the green light. […]

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Queen of Earth – Alex Ross Perry Interview

Four features in and director/writer Alex Ross Perry has changed direction. After making his name with a series of wordy comedy/dramas, his new film, Queen of Earth, takes him into claustrophobic horror. Starring Elisabeth Moss and Katherine Waterston, it tracks Moss’ mental breakdown over the course of a week at […]

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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 ceremonies isn’t really what cinema is about. Sitting after nominations have already been […]

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‘Avengers: Age Of Ultron’ Is Coming

It’s been a while now since audiences were wowed by The Avengers, and it’s safe to say that it remains Marvel’s biggest and boldest film to date. Not only did The Avengers gross over $1.5 billion worldwide, per BoxOfficeMojo.com, but it unquestionably left a bigger mark on the industry and […]