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2 Jacks
2 Jacks
Legendary Hollywood director, Jack Hussar a notorious womaniser returns to Hollywood to raise financing for his next film.
The Machine
The Machine
A cybernetics expert tries to create an android super-soldier.
I Play With The Phrase Each Other
I Play With The Phrase Each Other
Four isolated residents of the urban jungle communicate through phone conversations.
Lion Ark
Lion Ark
When a law is passed forbidding animals to be kept by circuses in Bolivia, the animal welfare battle is just beginning.

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Tim Phillips on filming the rescue of the Lion Ark animals.

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Afghanistan film takes top prize at London festival
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Casey Affleck liberated by ghosts Star talks Oscars, Rooney Mara and hiding under a sheet

In the city of the world's desire Ceyda Torun on KEDi, cats, femininity and the soul of Istanbul.

A nice cup of tea and a murder Jamie McKeller on The Book Club, legalising murder, serial killers and cake.

Completing the trip Bertrand Tavernier on Jacques Becker, Claude Sautet, Jean-Pierre Melville and his Journey Through French Cinema.

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Eye For Film continues to support festivals both locally and across the world. At the moment, we're covering:

Abertoir
Wales' leading horror festival gets the giallo bug

DOC NYC
America's largest documentary film showcase

Made In Prague
Celebration of Czech language cinema

French Film Festival
Britain's longest running celebration of French Film

London Korean Film Festival
Celebration of Korean Film

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