Too Many Films....Not Enough Time: Reflections on Rotterdam and Berlin Film Festivals

Mark Cosgrove | Posted 05.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Mark Cosgrove

"Too many films......not enough time," is a sentiment I heard a few times at this year's Berlin Film Festival. The Berlinale present approximately 200 films. Combine that with the European Film Market's in excess of 200 films and add in the 200 or so from the previous month's Sundance and Rotterdam and well, you have a lot of films to work your way through and only so much time.

Julius Caesar, Angelina Jolie and Me - A Week at the Berlinale

Mark Cosgrove | Posted 22.04.2012 | UK Entertainment
Mark Cosgrove

If a week is a long time in politics then a week at a film festival is an eternity where you not only travel across time and space but into the minds of a female victim of war, a confused second generation British-Egyptian teenager and a reluctant revolutionary.

2012's Top International Film Festivals

Black Tomato | Posted 24.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Black Tomato

It's a fabulous time to be a film fan, as the awards season gets going full swing, with the Golden Globes last week and the BAFTAs and the Oscars to c...