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EIFF 2023 Review: Raging Grace – “A brilliant, Gothic-tinged horror-drama”

Posted by on Sep 1, 2023 in All, drama, Film, Headline, horror, Reviews, thriller | 0 comments

Directed by Paris Zarcilla Starring Max Eigenmann, Jaden Paige Boadilla, Leanne Best, David Hayman Joy (Max Eigenmann), is an undocumented...

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Edinburgh International Film Festival 2023 – Animated Shorts

Posted by on Aug 30, 2023 in All, animated, Film, Headline, Reviews | 0 comments

The Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) was much shorter than usual this year – given last autumn we thought we had lost it along...

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Edinburgh International Film Festival 2023 Review: Tokyo Pop – “A tremendous sense of fun and pure charm”

Posted by on Aug 24, 2023 in All, comedy, drama, Film, Headline, Reviews, romance | 0 comments

Directed by Fran Rubel Kuzui Starring Carrie Hamilton, Diamond Yukai (aka Yutaka Tadokoro), Hiroshi Kobayashi, Hiroshi Sugita, Satoshi...

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The 2023 Edinburgh International Film Festival programme has been announced

Posted by on Jul 6, 2023 in All, Film, News | 0 comments

Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF), which this year is hosted by Edinburgh International Festival, has today announced the...

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Still Reeling – Edinburgh’s Film Festival is no more and what a loss it is

Posted by on Oct 10, 2022 in All, Film, Headline, News | 0 comments

Oh, where to start with this? Like many in the film world, especially in Edinburgh, I am still reeling from the shock of the sudden...

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EIFF 2022 Review: Saloum – “Very cool, slick, stylish African flick”

Posted by on Aug 23, 2022 in action, All, drama, fantasy, Film, Headline, horror, Reviews, sci-fi, thriller, Western | 0 comments

Directed by Jean Luc Herbulot Starring Yann Gael, Evelyne Ily Juhen, Roger Sallah, Mentor Ba, Bruno Henry The programmer introducing...

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EIFF 2022 Review: Le Chêne / Heart of Oak – “A reminder of the sheer majesty of our natural world”

Posted by on Aug 20, 2022 in All, documentary, Film, Reviews | 0 comments

Directed by Laurent Charbonnier, Michel Seydoux A huge hit in France (the programmer introducing it at the 75th Edinburgh International...

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EIFF 2022 Review: LOLA – “A clever piece of micro-film science fiction”

Posted by on Aug 18, 2022 in All, drama, Film, Headline, indie, Reviews, sci-fi, war | 0 comments

Directed by Andrew Legge Starring Stefanie Martini, Emma Appleton, Rory Fleck Byrne, Aaron Monaghan I had a good feeling when I first read...

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EIFF 2022 Review: Goodbye, Don Glees! – “A beautiful-looking, wonderfully emotional work”

Posted by on Aug 17, 2022 in All, animated, comedy, drama, Film, Headline, Reviews | 0 comments

Directed by Atsuko Ishizuka Starring Natsuki Hanae, Yuki Kaji, Ayumu Murase Making its UK debut at the 75th Edinburgh International Film...

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Animation at the Edinburgh International Film Festival

Posted by on Aug 15, 2022 in All, animated, Film, indie, Reviews, short film | 0 comments

My first day at the 2022 edition of the world’s longest continually running film festival (now in its 75th year), and I started off...

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