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The 70th Cannes Film Festival Jury Announced

With iconic Spanish director Pedro Almodóvar presiding over the Jury for the 70th Festival de Cannes, eight key figures have been selected to help Almodóvar choose from among the films in Competition. The winners will be announced on Sunday May 28th at the Closing Ceremony, following which the Palme d’or will be awarded in the […]

Sundance London Film Festival Programme Announced

  The Sundance London Film Festival has announced its full 2017 programme, featuring highlights from this year’s Sundance Film Festival in Utah! Picturehouse Central will host the feature films, short films and special events from June 1st-4th, which sees the festival open with Beatriz at Dinner and close with the UK premiere of David Lowery’s […]

BaadFood

The Kickstarter for a new Sci-Fi comic series by one of our Loose Lips contributors launched today. The story follows two music obsessed, human standard, twenty somethings, Roy and Kev, who find themselves stuck working in a government job scheme amongst robots, altered humans, machine intelligences and an ageing population that have taken all the […]

A Moving Image

Directed by Shola Amoo Starring Tanya Fear, Hussina Raja, Aki Omoshaybi, Yrsa Daley-Ward, Alex Austin and Yinka Oyewole In UK cinemas April 28th, 2017 by Bernie C. Byrnes I don’t like to give damming reviews – they usually say more about the critic than the film – but I am genuinely struggling to find anything […]

Sundance Film Festival: London – Opening Night Film Announced

  Beatriz At Dinner will be opening the 2017 Sundance Film Festival in London. The film’s lead actress Salma Hayek will be in attendance alongside director Miguel Arteta and screenwriter Mike White. The festival runs from June 1st – 4th, 2017 at Picturehouse Central. Tickets for the Opening Night film and all other films and […]

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Poster & Teaser Trailer

Star Wars: The Last Jedi, aka Star Wars: Episode VIII, is written and directed by Rian Johnson and continues the new trilogy kick-started by J.J. Abrams and The Force Awakens. The new poster and teaser trailer have arrived: Star Wars: The Last Jedi is in cinemas December 15th, 2017  

Cannes Film Festival 2017 Lineup

The Cannes Film Festival has announced its 2017 lineup, and it is truly amazing. New films from some of MY favourite directors including John Cameron Mitchell, Yorgos Lanthimos, Noah Baumbach and Todd Haynes join some other highly exciting ones from the likes of Sofia Coppola, Takashi Miike, Lynne Ramsay and THE Michael Haneke! The full […]

Jude Law cast as Albus Dumbledore in the next Fantastic Beasts film

Jude Law as The Young Pope From young pope to young wizard – Jude Law has been confirmed to star as Albus Dumbledore in the Fantastic Beasts sequel. The iconic wizard from J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter universe will be portrayed long before he became the Headmaster at Hogwarts, as he has been known in the […]

Frank & Lola

Directed by Matthew Ross Starring Michael Shannon, Imogen Poots, Michael Nyqvist, Justin Long, Stella Schnabel, Rosanna Arquette and Emmannuelle Devos On UK and Blu-ray April 10th, 2017 Watch on iTunes or by Joanna Orland Frank & Lola is a stylish noir romance with a wonderfully brooding performance by Michael Shannon, and an equally infatuating turn […]

Reading & Leeds Festival: Liam Gallagher and over 70 acts announced

Reading & Leeds Festival has announced an ace lineup for this year! The festival takes place between August 25th-27th 2017 at Richfield Avenue in Reading and Bramham Park in Leeds. Buy tickets here Music legend Liam Gallagher will be bringing his highly anticipated solo performance to Reading and Leeds in a UK festival exclusive. Kasabian, […]