Film Review: Dear White People

Justin Simien’s Dear White People is a witty satire on race relations that has a very contemporary feel. When the only black fraternity at a US university is threatened with closure, some of the students are up in arms. With race relations becoming fraught, issues reach a head in the run up to an ill-advised party… Writer-director Justin Simien’s directorial debut is […]

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London Film Festival 2014 – Preview of Coming Attractions

The full programme for the BFI London Film Festival 2014 was announced today, and it is brimming with fascinating artifacts. A total of 245 fiction and documentary features, including 16 World Premieres, are being screening during the twelve day festival, as well as 148 shorts. Opening the London Film Festival 2014 is The Imitation Game, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley. […]

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