'Short Term 12' Director on Why It's Worth Getting Punched in the Face by a Troubled Teen

'Short Term 12' Director on Why It's Worth Getting Punched in the Face by a Troubled Teen

12.11.2013
These are questions that director Destin Cretton has also personally grappled with. We discussed his own eye-opening experience as a careworker...
'12 Years a Slave' and 'The Spectacular Now' - Two of the Best Films at This Year's LFF

'12 Years a Slave' and 'The Spectacular Now' - Two of the Best Films at This Year's LFF

25.10.2013
Where to begin with a film like 12 Years A Slave? My limited range of expression feels unable to do its impact justice but I have an obligation...

Forget Trees - Planting Celebrities Will Save the World

18.09.2013
Despite the laughable hypocrisy, the benefits of celebrity environmentalism are obvious, even when they merely regurgitate inoffensive...
Value Of Jewels Snatched In Cannes Soars To £89 Million

Value Of Jewels Snatched In Cannes Soars To £89 Million

Paul Vale  28.07.2013
The value of jewellery and diamonds stolen from the world-famous Carlton Intercontinental Hotel in Cannes on Sunday has rocketed to a staggering...

Jewellery Worth 40 Million Euros Snatched From Hotel In Cannes

Paul Vale  28.07.2013
In one of Europe's biggest heists of recent years, more than 40 million Euros (£35 million) in precious jewellery and diamonds has been...
Peter Jackson Is Transforming Into the Next George Lucas

Peter Jackson Is Transforming Into the Next George Lucas

9.07.2013
It would seem, then, that Peter Jackson is now George Lucas's padawan in the sense that they both make visual-heavy, fantasy/sci-fi trilogies...

A Kick Off to the 60th Cannes International Festival of Creativity: Have Fun and Make Things Matter

18.06.2013
What do we want from creativity? That's the million dollar question on stage today at the 60th Cannes International Festival of Creativity...

Truth or Dare? A Golden Age for Documentary Film

17.06.2013
The documentary business is booming. From film festivals, to cinemas, on television and online - there's rarely been a greater hunger for...
Cash and Rocket Tour, Day Two: Reaching the Right Cannes

Cash and Rocket Tour, Day Two: Reaching the Right Cannes

17.06.2013
Six hours after setting off from Barcelona Team 6 reached a very sunny Cannes in the south of France. However, not everyone on the Cash...

What We Learned at Cannes 2013

3.06.2013
Sometimes it's easy to forget that the real purpose of Cannes is identifying the year's best films. Forget the controversy and offscreen...
The Week In Photos - Vote On Your Favourite Pictures

The Week In Photos - Vote On Your Favourite Pictures

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker  24.05.2013
The best pictures of the week are chosen by YOU voting on our interactive slideshow. This week on our picture desk we have witnessed some...
PSY Impersonator Crashes Cannes

PSY Impersonator Crashes Cannes

24.05.2013
A man pretending to be South Korean pop star PSY has managed to gatecrash the Cannes Film Festival, partying with the stars and dancing...
Cannes, The Land of Glamour

Cannes, The Land of Glamour

24.05.2013
Cannes film festival is in full swing and with the obvious focus on new film releases, the second favourite topic of conversation is inevitably...
Cannes Get You Out Of My Head

Cannes Get You Out Of My Head

24.05.2013
It was all eyes on Kylie Minogue in Cannes on Thursday night, as she made a rare red carpet appearance with boyfriend Andres Velencoso. Despite...