Archive - February 2017

I, Daniel Blake

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I, Daniel Blake review film poster

Director: Ken Loach
Cast: Natalie Ann Jamieson, Mark Burns, Colin Coombs
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK, France, Belgium 2016 100 mins.
Winner Palme d'Or 2016 Cannes Film Festival
Released by e One

Ken Loach's Palme d'Or winner 'I Daniel Blake' is a hit hard, powerful and damning critique of a Kafkaesque system that places bureaucracy above people.

Christine

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Christine review film poster

Director: Antonio Campos
Cast: Rebecca Hall, Michael C. Hall Tracy Letts
Genre: Drama, Biography
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 120 mins. (15)
Grand Jury Prize Nominee 2016 Sundance Film Festival
Released by Curzon Artificial Eye

Rebecca Hall is mesmerising as Christine Chubbuck, a 29-year-old news reporter at WZRB's station in Sarasota, Florida who killed herself on TV in 1974.

It's Only The End Of The World (Juste La Fin Du Monde)

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It's Only The End Of The World (Juste La Fin Du Monde) review film poster

Director: Xavier Dolan
Cast: Gaspard Ulliel, Nathalie Baye, , Léa Seydoux
Genre: Drama
Language: French with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France, Canada 2016 95 mins (15)
Grande Prix 2016 Cannes International Film Festival
Released by Curzon Artificial Eye

Xavier Dolan's gathered an A-list art house ensemble to offer a frenetic, no let-up, in-your-face, verbal vortex that assaults the senses.

Patriot's Day

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Patriot's Day review film poster

Director: Peter Berg
Cast: Mark Wahlberg, J.K. Simmons, John Goodman, Kevin Bacon, Michelle Monaghan
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 130 mins. (15)
Released by Lionsgate

Transpecos

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Transpecos review film poster

Director: Greg Kwedor
Cast: Johnny Simmons, Gabriel Luna, Clifton Collins Jr
Genre: Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 86 mins. (15)
Released by Studiocanal

The Fits

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The Fits review film poster

Director: Anna Rose Holmer
Cast: Royalty Hightower, Alexis Neblett, Makyla Burnam, Inayah Rodgers, Antonio A.B. Grant Jr., Da'Sean Minor
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 72 mins. (15)
Released by Lionsgate

Victoria

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Victoria review film poster

Director: Sebastian Schipper
Cast: Laia Costa, Frederick Lau, Franz Rogowski
Genre: Drams, Crime Thriller
Language: English & German with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Germany 2015 138 mins.
Silver Bear Berlin International Film Festival for Outstanding Artistic Contribution for Cinematography
Released by Curzon Artificial Eye

Anomalisa

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Anomalisa review film poster

Director: Charlie Kaufman, Duke Johnson
Cast: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tom Noonan, David Thewlis, Michael Stone
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 90 mins.
Winner Grand Jury Prize 2015 Venice Film Festival
Released by Curzon/Artificial Eye