Posts in "Film"

20,000 Days on Earth Gala

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by Joanna Orland The stars arrived in droves for the 20,000 Days on Earth gala at London’s Barbican on the evening of September 17th, 2014.  Those involved with the film such as directors Iain Forsyth & Jane Pollard, actor Ray Winstone and members of The Bad Seeds joined celebrities such as Ben Whishaw who snuck […]

Magic in the Moonlight

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Written and Directed by Woody Allen Starring Emma Stone, Colin Firth, Marcia Gay Harden, Jacki Weaver, Hamish Linklater and Eileen Atkins In UK Cinemas September 19th, 2014 by Joanna Orland Woody Allen has taken a step backwards with his latest film Magic in the Moonlight.  After the critical success of his last two films Midnight […]

Win Another Frank Mask

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To celebrate the UK DVD release of the film Frank we are giving you yet another chance to win a promotional item which we obtained at its Sundance London UK premiere.  The film which stars Michael Fassbender as the man in the mask was a huge hit at Sundance Festival both in Utah and in London. For […]

Grand Piano

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Directed by Eugenio Mira Starring Elijah Wood, John Cusack, Kerry Bishé, Allen Leech and Tamsin Egerton In UK Cinemas September 19th, 2014 by Jaded Journo Imagine the film Phone Booth, but instead of a phone booth, it’s a grand piano.  If this sounds as awesome to you as it did to me, then this movie […]

20,000 Days on Earth

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Directed by Iain Forsyth & Jane Pollard Written by Iain Forsyth & Jane Pollard & Nick Cave Starring Nick Cave, Warren Ellis, Ray Winstone & Kylie Minogue In UK Cinemas September 19th, 2014 by Lewis Church This widely anticipated Nick Cave documentary is every bit as meticulously stylised as the man himself. It nestles amongst […]

Serena: First Trailer

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Hotly anticipated film Serena reunites Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper. Here is the first trailer: In cinemas October 24th, 2014.

Adam Driver & Alba Rohrwacher

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by Joanna Orland As I write this article, it has just been announced that Adam Driver and Alba Rohrwacher who co-star in Saverio Costanzo thriller Hungry Hearts have just jointly won the Coppa Volpi, the best actor and actress accolades at this year’s 71st Venice Film Festival.  This news does little to surprise me. Hungry […]

Venice Film Festival: The Awards

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The 71st Venice Film Festival awards results are in – Venezia 71 The Venezia 71 jury has chosen its winners for 2014.  Chaired by Alexandre Desplat and featuring Joan Chen, Philip Gröning, Jessica Hausner, Jhumpa Lahiri, Sandy Powell, Tim Roth, Elia Suleiman and Carlo Verdone, the jury have viewed all 20 films in competition to […]

Ami Canaan Mann

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by Joanna Orland Director Ami Canaan Mann is no stranger to the Venice Film Festival as her 2011 debut feature film Texas Killing Fields starring Jessica Chastain, Sam Worthington and Chloë Grace Moretz played at the 68th festival.  In 2014 she has returned to Venice with Jackie & Ryan.  The film stars Katherine Heigl and […]

Hungry Hearts: Saverio Costanzo

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by Joanna Orland Italian director Saverio Costanzo read the novel The Indigo Child by Marco Franzoso.  A year and a half later he started adapting the novel into what would eventually become the feature film Hungry Hearts starring Adam Driver (Girls, Tracks) and Costanzo’s actress girlfriend Alba Rohrwacher.  He wrote this script from his memories […]