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Sundance London 2017

Sundance London

Sundance London Picturehouse Central June 1-4, 2017 by Joanna Orland Sundance Film Festival has once again descended upon London, bringing with it highlights from this year’s Utah lineup. With high profile indie films including Beatriz at Dinner, The Big Sick and A Ghost Story, one thing that stood out from this year’s festival was the […]

Sundance London: A Ghost Story

A Ghost Story

A Ghost Story Directed by David Lowery Starring Casey Affleck, Rooney Mara, Will Oldham, Sonia Acevedo, Rob Zabrecky and Liz Franke Screening at Sundance London June 4th, 2017 In UK cinemas August 11th, 2017 Watch on iTunes (US) by Joanna Orland It’s impossible to avoid the pun of ‘haunting’ when describing David Lowery’s A Ghost […]

BFI London Film Festival: Lion

Lion Directed by Garth Davis Starring Dev Patel, Rooney Mara, David Wenham, Nicole Kidman and Sunny Pawar LFF Screening October 12th, 13th, 15th, 16th, 2016 Watch on iTunes or by Joanna Orland Lion is the of Saroo Brierley, the man who used Google Earth to find his lost childhood home in India. As a young […]

The 59th BFI London Film Festival

by Joanna Orland The BFI London Film Festival has come to a close for another year.  The 59th edition had quite an impressive selection of 240 films in its lineup including opening gala Suffragette, closing gala Steve Jobs and other memorable movies such as The Lobster, Youth, Room, Beasts of No Nation, Son of Saul, […]

BFI London Film Festival: Carol Premiere

Directed by Todd Haynes Starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara by Ruth Thomson Todd Haynes’ latest film Carol (read our review) is a visually stunning adaptation of Patricia Highsmith’s novel The Price of Salt.  The film stars Cate Blanchett in the title role, and Rooney Mara as her lover. Our BFI London Film Festival interviews […]

Pan

Directed by Joe Wright Starring Hugh Jackman, Rooney Mara, Garrett Hedlund, Amanda Seyfried, Adeel Akhtar, Kathy Burke and Levi Miller In UK Cinemas October 16th, 2015 by Amanda Farley ‘All children, except one, grow up’, six little words that first introduced Peter Pan to the world in 1904. It was a love affair destined to endure. […]

Pan Press Conference

by Joanna Orland A refreshing new take on a classic tale, Pan tells the story of a young Peter Pan (Levi Miller) as he finds his way to Neverland and befriends a young James Hook (Garrett Hedlund) before his captaining days.  They encounter many colourful characters along the way including the beautiful young warrior Tiger […]

Watch the PAN Premiere Live Stream!

This weekend, London’s Leicester Square transforms into Neverland for the world premiere of Pan on Sunday September 20th at 3:15pm! The film’s stars Hugh Jackman, Garrett Hedlund, Rooney Mara and Levi Miller will all be in attendance with director Joe Wright – watch the live stream of the Neverland red carpet from approximately 3.15pm until […]

Cannes Film Festival: Carol

Directed by Todd Haynes Starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara by Joanna Orland Todd Haynes beautifully directs this adaptation of author Patricia Highsmith’s 1950’s lesbian love story. The visuals are stunning, with Carol clearly being an excellent companion piece to Haynes’ other works Far From Heaven and Mildred Pierce.  The visuals alone provide enough of […]

Trash

Directed by Stephen Daldry Starring Rooney Mara, Martin Sheen, Wagner Moura, Selton Mello, Rickson Tevez, Eduardo Luis and Gabriel Weinstein In UK Cinemas January 30th, 2015 by Joanna Orland Heavily influenced by Slumdog Millionaire and City of God, the director of Billy Elliot presents Trash – the story of three charismatic impoverished children who find […]