BFI London Film Festival 2018 Launch

Today saw the BFI London Film Festival 2018 launch. Now in its 62nd year, the festival is screening 225 feature films, including 21 world premieres. Here are some highlights from the festival programme… Headline Galas The Opening and Closing Gala films had already been announced. The BFI London Film Festival 2018 opens with Steve McQueen’s hotly anticipated Widows, starring Viola […]

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Film Review: The Keeper of Lost Causes

Based on the novel, The Keeper of Lost Causes is an engaging detective drama with Scandinavian noir and classic Hollywood overtones. Following a traumatic incident on the job, Detective Carl Mørck is given   a new assignment when he returns to work. Having to sift through cold cases, his interest in matters perks up when one case catches his eye… […]

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Film Review: The Artist

Films about cinema and the film industry rank among some of the best films ever made; one only needs to think about Sunset Boulevard or Singin’ in the Rain for example. The Artist continues in this vein of quality. Michel Hazanavicius’ film is spellbinding and an unadulterated joy. In the Hollywood of 1927, actor George Valentin is a huge star […]

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