Posts in "Film"

The 6th Short Film Awards


by Michael Anderson The Short Film Awards have been running since 2009 and offer a vital financial and networking fillip to those nominated. This year almost 600 entries around the theme of “The Question” were whittled down to a highly accomplished shortlist of 12: 36 minutes of beginnings, middles and ends, with laughs, tears […]

Win Tickets to a Special Advance Screening of Spooks: The Greater Good – In Cinemas May 8


To celebrate the release of Spooks: The Greater Good, in cinemas May 8 (Special Advance Screenings April 30), we’re giving you the chance to be one of the first to experience the high octane espionage thriller by winning two tickets to a special advance screening at the Empire, Leicester Square which includes an introduction from […]

Win Tracey Thorn’s ‘Songs From The Falling’ on CD!


The Falling is in cinemas Friday, and to celebrate we’ve got three copies of the legendary Tracey Thorn’s absorbing soundtrack to give away! Set in 1969 in a rural British girls’ school, The Falling explores what lies behind a mysterious fainting and twitching outbreak that rapidly spreads amongst the pupils. At the centre of the epidemic […]

Festival de Cannes 2015 Preview


The 68th Festival de Cannes is less than one month away, and exciting details have emerged regarding what the festival-going audience can expect. The biggest news is the Cannes 2015 jury lineup which sees seven key figures of world cinema joining the two Jury Presidents Joel and Ethan Coen.  The jury’s task will be to […]

The Samurai


Directed by Till Kleinert Starring Michel Diercks, Pit Bukowski and Uwe Preuss On DVD & On-Demand April 13th,  2015 by Nic Ho Chee Der Samurai (The Samurai) is a surreal modern fantasy tale written and directed by Till Kleinert, which follows a young Police Officer, Jakob (Michel Diercks) and a flame haired cross-dressing sword demon […]

John Wick

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Directed by David Leitch and Chad Stahelski Starring Keanu Reeves, Alfie Allen, Willem Dafoe, John Leguizamo and Ian McShane In UK Cinemas April 10th, 2015 by Richard Hamer John Wick: strong, silent, stoic former hitman, feels like the role Keanu Reeves was born to play. This isn’t entirely a compliment. Recently widowed, and posthumously gifted […]

George MacKay

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Actor George MacKay discusses his upcoming film Bypass and the passion he has for learning. by Joanna Orland George MacKay is one of Britain’s best up-and-coming actors.  Nominated for an EE BAFTA Rising Star Award in 2014 (he lost out to Will Poulter), at age 23 he has already established a prolific repertoire of interesting […]

Jameson Empire Awards 2015

Jameson Empire Awards 2015:  Andy Serkis aka Gollum from LoTR & The Hobbit

by Joanna Orland On Sunday March 29th, the 2015 Jameson Empire Awards hosted a star-studded ceremony at Grosvenor House in Mayfair. More casual than other industry ceremonies such as The Oscars or the BAFTAs, the stars were nonetheless in abundance as they walked down the red carpet to attend the awards ceremony voted for by […]

BFI Flare London LGBT Film Festival 2015


19-29 March 2015 by Joanna Orland BFI Flare: London LGBT Film Festival celebrated its 29th edition in 2015.  With over fifty feature films, one hundred shorts, and industry events, the BFI Flare is the UK’s longest running and most popular LGBT film festival.  This year marked a new initiative for BFI Flare – fiveFilms4freedom is […]

Win INTERSTELLAR Goody Bag and Blu-ray™


Directed by Christopher Nolan Starring Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Michael Caine and MacKenzie Foy WIN AN AMAZING INTERSTELLAR GOODY BAG – OWN IT ON LIMITED EDITION 2-DISC BLU-RAY™  DIGIBOOK, BLU-RAY™  AND DVD ON MARCH 30 From Christopher Nolan, the director of The Dark Knight trilogy and Inception, Interstellar is yours to own on Limited Edition […]