Posts tagged "LFF London Film Festival"

BFI London Film Festival: The Red Turtle (La Tortue Rouge)

Directed by Michael Dudok de Wit LFF Screening October 5th, 6th, 2016 by Richard Hamer “This screening has proved unexpectedly popular,” says the woman working at BFI Southbank, as I squeeze into a seat at the small, packed venue. It can only mean one thing: the name ‘Studio Ghibli’ still carries its usual weight, the […]

Ash Brannon

Director Ash Brannon discusses the making of his new animated film Rock Dog by Joanna Orland Ash Brannon is a writer, animator and director who has worked on classic films including Pixar’s Toy Story and Toy Story 2, Dreamworks’ Over the Hedge, and the Oscar-nominated penguin film Surf’s Up.  His latest film Rock Dog is […]

BFI London Film Festival: Grandma

Grandma Directed by Paul Weitz Starring Lily Tomlin, Julia Garner, Marcia Gay Harden, Judy Greer, Laverne Cox, John Cho and Sam Elliott by Joanna Orland We first meet Elle (Tomlin) as she is breaking up with her younger girlfriend Olivia (Greer), subtly revealing the heartache she still feels after losing her partner Violet after 38 […]