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Ghost in the Shell

Ghost in the Shell

Ghost in the Shell Directed by Rupert Sanders Starring Scarlett Johansson, Takeshi Kitano, Michael Pitt, Pilou Asbæk, Chin Han and Juliette Binoche On UK Digital Download July 24th, 2017 Watch on iTunes or by Richard Hamer As a live-action adaptation of a critically acclaimed, , Ghost in the Shell has some terribly big shoes to […]

Power Rangers

Power Rangers

Power Rangers Directed by Dean Israelite Starring Dacre Montgomery, Naomi Scott, RJ Cyler, Becky G, Ludi Lin, Bill Hader, Bryan Cranston and Elizabeth Banks On UK Digital Download July 24th, 2017 On UK & July 31st, 2017 Watch on iTunes or by Richard Hamer Utterly unasked, seemingly out of nowhere, comes a cinematic reboot of […]

Viceroy’s House

Viceroy's House

Viceroy’s House Directed by Gurinder Chadha Starring Hugh Bonneville, Gillian Anderson, Lily Travers, Michael Gambon, Simon Callow, Manish Dayal, Huma Qureshi and Om Puri On Blu-ray™ and DVD from August 7th, 2017 On Digital HD from July 24th, 2017 Watch on iTunes or by Joanna Orland Depicting the transfer of power from Britain to India […]

Dunkirk

Dunkirk

Dunkirk Directed by Christopher Nolan Starring Fionn Whitehead, Tom Glynn-Carney, Jack Lowden, Harry Styles, Aneurin Barnard, James D’Arcy, Barry Keoghan, Kenneth Branagh, Cillian Murphy, Mark Rylance and Tom Hardy In UK Cinemas July 21st, 2017 by Joanna Orland More than a film, Dunkirk is an immersive visual masterpiece. Watching it in IMAX was almost an […]

Trespass Against Us

Trespass Against Us

Trespass Against Us Directed by Adam Smith Starring Michael Fassbender and Brendan Gleeson Available on Blu-ray and DVD July 3rd, 2017 Watch on iTunes or by Joanna Orland Michael Fassbender and Brendan Gleeson give strong performances in this otherwise flimsy film. Trespass Against Us follows the lives of a small group of Irish travellers, with […]

Canada Now 2017

Canada Now Film Festival

Canada Now At Curzon Soho, London June 15-18, 2017 In Cinemas and On Demand from July 1, 2017 canadanow.co.uk The best of new Canadian Cinema descended upon London on June 15th with the inaugural Canada Now film festival. Nine films played across four days at the Curzon Soho cinema, and then from July 1st (Canada […]

Canada Now: Hello Destroyer

Canada Now: Hello Destroyer

Hello Destroyer Directed by Kevan Funk Starring Jared Abrahamson, Kurt Max Runte, Joe Buffalo, Paul McGillion and Sara Canning Screening as part of Canada Now Film Festival by Bernie C Byrnes A junior hockey player’s life is shattered by an in-game act of violence. Desperate to find a means of reconciliation and a sense of […]

Canada Now: Maliglutit (Searchers)

Canada Now: Maliglutit (Searchers)

Maliglutit (Searchers) Directed by: Zacharias Kunuk and Natar Ungalaaq Starring Jonah Qunaq, Benjamin Kunuk, Joseph Uttak, Joey Sarpinak, Lucy Tulugarjuk, Jocelyne Immaroitok and Karen Ivalu Screening as part of Canada Now Film Festival by Bernie C Byrnes Nunavut, circa 1913. Kuanana returns from a caribou hunt to discover his wife and daughter kidnapped, and the […]

La Biennale di Venezia – 57th International Art Exhibition

La Biennale di Venezia - 57th International Art Exhibition

Biennale Arte 2017 La Biennale di Venezia – 57th International Art Exhibition VIVA ARTE VIVA Curated by Christine Macel Saturday May 13th to Sunday November 26th, 2017 Giardini and the Arsenale venues Venice, Italy by Katharine Fry For six months every two years, Venice’s Giardini, Arsenale and many splendoured palazzos play host to the Art […]

Canada Now: Window Horses

Canada Now: Window Horses

Window Horses: The Poetic Epiphany of Rosie Ming Directed by Ann Marie Fleming Starring Sandra Oh, Nancy Kwan, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Camyar Chaichian, Omid Abtahi, Navid Negahban, Ellen Page and Don McKellar Screening as part of Canada Now Film Festival by Joanna Orland Window Horses: The Poetic Epiphany of Rosie Ming is a poetic film about […]