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Canada Now: All You Can Eat Buddha

All You Can Eat Buddha

All You Can Eat Buddha Written and Directed by Ian Lagarde Starring Sylvio Arriola, Ludovic Berthillot, Yaite Ruiz, David La Haye and Alexander Guerrero Screening at Canada Now May 4th, 2018 by Bernie C Byrnes Mike (Ludovic Berthillot) has diabetes. He is also a compulsive eater. When he misses his bus to the airport he […]

Sundance Film Festival London 2018: Programme Announced

The Miseducation of Cameron Post

Sundance Film Festival London has announced its programme for 2018. As always, the London version of the festival brings highlights from its parent festival in Utah. This year’s lineup includes some of the festival’s most acclaimed films, as well as bringing Idris Elba’s directorial debut Yardie back home to London. The Sundance London Film Festival […]

The Jury of the 71st Cannes Film Festival

71st Cannes Film Festival Jury

The 71st Cannes Film Festival has added some serious talent to its Competition jury! It comprises of 5 women, 4 men, 7 nationalities and 5 continents under the presidency of Cate Blanchett. It includes directors Ava DuVernay AND Denis Villeneuve as well as the other famouse people listed below. The Jury will reveal its prize […]

Canada Now Announces 2018 London Programme

Canada Now

The Canada Now film festival returns to London May 3rd – 6th, 2018. The festival brings the best of Canadian cinema to the UK. Eight films will play across four days at the Curzon Soho cinema, followed by a ten-film national tour of UK cinemas. The festival opens with the London premiere of Rumble: The […]

East End Film Festival: The Legend of The Ugly King

The Legend of The Ugly King

The Legend of The Ugly King Directed by Hüseyin Tabak Screening at EEFF April 15th, 2018 by Lewis Church Yilmaz Güney is not a name many might be familiar with, but this Kurdish actor, director and revolutionary is still hailed throughout Turkey as a hero. He is also the fascinating subject of this extraordinary documentary, […]

East End Film Festival: The Outsider

The Outsider

The Outsider Directed by Tom Meadmore Screening at EEFF April 20th, 2018 by Bernie C Byrnes The Outsider is a documentary about Nobu Su who, having taken over his father’s shipping company, increased its value by billions. Then, according to him, the banks conspired to ruin him. And ruin him they did. Nobu Su transformed […]

East End Film Festival: West Of Sunshine

West Of Sunshine

West Of Sunshine Directed by Jason Raftopoulos Starring Damian Hill, Ty Perham, Kat Stewart, Arthur Angel, Tony Nikolakopoulos, Faye Smythe, Eliza D’Souza, Liam Seymour, Christopher Laino and Kaarin Fairfax Screening at EEFF April 19th, 2018 by Bernie C. Byrnes Jim (Damian Hill) is having a bad day. And that’s just the day we see. By […]

East End Film Festival: The Icarus Line Must Die

The Icarus Line Must Die

The Icarus Line Must Die Directed by Michael Grodner Starring Joe Cardamone, Ariel Pink, Keith Morris, Pearl Charles, Melissa Brooks, Justin Pearson, Rafael Reyes and Jerry Stahl Screening at EEFF April 28th, 2018 by Lewis Church Do you remember the new rock revolution? If you were reading the NME in the early 2000s then you […]

East End Film Festival: Blue My Mind

Blue My Mind

Blue My Mind Directed by Lisa Brühlmann Starring Luna Wedler, Zoë Pastelle Holthuizen and Regula Grauwiller Screening at EEFF April 21st, 2018 by Bernie C. Byrnes I don’t know anyone who enjoyed puberty – it’s a pretty tough time. For 15-year-old Mia, her periods usher in an overwhelming transformation, which calls her entire existence into […]

East End Film Festival: Pin Cushion

Pin Cushion

Pin Cushion Directed by Deborah Heywood Starring Lily Newmark, Joanna Scanlan, Loris Scarpa, Sacha Cordy-Nice, Bethany Antonia, Saskia Paige Martin and Sophia Tuckey Screening at EEFF April 22nd, 2018 by Bernie C Byrnes Super close Mother, Lyn (Joanna Scanlan), and daughter, Iona (Lily Newmark), are excited for their new life in a new town. Determined […]