Posts tagged "Sundance"

Sundance London Film Festival Programme Announced

  The Sundance London Film Festival has announced its full 2017 programme, featuring highlights from this year’s Sundance Film Festival in Utah! Picturehouse Central will host the feature films, short films and special events from June 1st-4th, which sees the festival open with Beatriz at Dinner and close with the UK premiere of David Lowery’s […]

Sundance Film Festival: London – Opening Night Film Announced

  Beatriz At Dinner will be opening the 2017 Sundance Film Festival in London. The film’s lead actress Salma Hayek will be in attendance alongside director Miguel Arteta and screenwriter Mike White. The festival runs from June 1st – 4th, 2017 at Picturehouse Central. Tickets for the Opening Night film and all other films and […]

The Greasy Strangler

Directed by Jim Hosking Starring Michael St. Michaels, Sky Elobar and Elizabeth De Razzo Now In UK Cinemas and on DVD, Blu-Ray & Digital by Joanna Orland The Napoleon Dynamite of the horror genre – The Greasy Strangler is an inane movie with awkward dialogue, weird looking people, stunted performances and gross out juvenile humour. […]

Sundance Film Festival: London 2016

Sundance Film Festival: London Picturehouse Central, London June 2nd-5th, 2016 by Joanna Orland After 2015’s hiatus, Sundance London returned to the capital city with a new venue and a handful of new films on display for the public.  The new location of Picturehouse Central has made a huge improvement on both location and space, located […]

Sundance London: The Intervention

The Intervention Directed by Clea DuVall Starring Melanie Lynskey, Cobie Smulders, Clea DuVall, Natasha Lyonne, Ben Schwartz, Vincent Piazza, Jason Ritter and Alia Shawkat by Joanna Orland The Intervention will understandbly find itself in endless comparisons with 1980’s film The Big Chill as the film focuses on a group of thirty-something couples who embark on a […]

Sundance London: Clea DuVall

by Joanna Orland Clea DuVall is internationally premiering her directorial debut The Intervention at this year’s Sundance London Film Festival. Originally debuting at the Utah festival in January, the film opened to positive reviews and received a U.S. Dramatic Special Jury Award for Individual Performance which went to the film’s star Melanie Lynskey. Clea DuVall […]

Babak Anvari

Director Babak Anvari discusses his feature film debut Under the Shadow which premieres at Sundance Film Festival 2016 by Joanna Orland Iranian born, London based director Babak Anvari is making a name for himself in the film industry.  His short film Two & Two was nominated for a BAFTA in 2012, and his debut feature […]

Win Another Frank Mask

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 […]

How To Survive A Film Festival

by Joanna Orland If you’re a film lover, attending a film festival may be the highlight of your year, but it can also break you to the point of no return. More films screen in the span of a few festival days than you’ve managed to see over the duration of an entire year – […]

Touchy Feely

Touchy Feely Directed by Lynn Shelton Starring Rosemarie DeWitt, Josh Pais, Ellen Page, Allison Janney and Scoot McNairy In UK Cinemas May 16th, 2014 by Joanna Orland Reviewed at the 2013 Sundance London Film Festival Touchy Feely was Lynn Shelton’s return to Sundance in 2013 after her hit film Your Sister’s Sister proved so popular that […]