Film Festivals

Wes And Scarlett To Make A Show Of This Year's Glasgow Film Festival

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Wes Anderson, Richard Ayoade, are just two of the filmmakers debuting their latest big screen offerings at this year's Glasgow Film Festival. Ande...

Seventh Russian Film Festival Opens to Great Acclaim

Katerina Zherebtsova | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Katerina Zherebtsova

Bite the Dust, which opened the 10 day long 7th Russian Film Festival in London on 7 November, coincided with the day remembered as the Coup d'Etat when Bolsheviks took power over Tsarist Russia. A symbolic day to open the festival.

What We Learned at Cannes 2013

Planet Ivy | Posted 03.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Planet Ivy

Sometimes it's easy to forget that the real purpose of Cannes is identifying the year's best films. Forget the controversy and offscreen drama - the festival still shapes the course of cinema for most of the coming year

Salma Opens the Human Rights Watch Film Festival - Review

Eva Grzybek | Posted 18.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Eva Grzybek

Despite the tough subject matter Salma is a fantastic watch. I came out of it empowered and inspired. And I have both Salma and Kim Longinotto to thank for that.

Good Guys Vs Bad Guys

Andrea Holley | Posted 03.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Andrea Holley

We are all capable of any number of things 'good' or 'bad'. And that is what the films we show remind people. We are all powerful in some way. It is up to each of us to recognize that and hopefully utilize that power to make a positive difference.

Virtual Realities Film Week, Kino Central, Berlin

La JohnJoseph | Posted 09.03.2013 | UK Entertainment
La JohnJoseph

Last week in Mitte, Berlin, hidden away from the detritus of the city's infamous nightlife, in a back courtyard, in a tiny cinema, mixed- media artist Christa Joo Hyun D'Angelo presented her ambitious and ambiguous film festival, Virtual Realities.

How to Grow a Film Festival

Rollo Ross | Posted 04.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
Rollo Ross

I have to say that all these changes have certainly revolutionised the Marrakech Film Festival experience, and it's gone from a dismal environment to a joyous one. If it continues to go forward in this direction, it shouldn't be too long before it's as celebrated as its established European counterparts.

WATCH: 'I Give It A Year' - See The Trailer For New British Romcom

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK Comedy

What's that, you say? A new romantic comedy from Working Title? Written and directed by the man behind 'Borat' and 'Brüno', starring the snooty one f...

Venice - La bella Serenissima

Joanne Shurvell | Posted 23.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Joanne Shurvell

We visited Venice this autumn, to see the architecture biennale, not that we ever need an excuse to go to our favourite European city.

Cannes: The Kooky and the Controversial

Jane Witherspoon | Posted 16.07.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jane Witherspoon

The 65th Cannes Film Festival promises to be one of the most celeby and the first night didn't disappoint. Director Wes Anderson opened with his new film Moonrise Kingdom. I've seen the film and can sum it up in a word... 'Kooky'!

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...

The London Korean Film Festival

Hye-jung Jeon | Posted 28.12.2011 | UK Entertainment
Hye-jung Jeon

Korean film has always been an important player on the World cinema scene with many of the most acclaimed and successful directors and films coming fr...