Calvary Calvary

Bradford International Film Festival notched up its 20th year in 2014. It opened on March 27 with The Lunchbox and short film Touch and run until April 6, followed immediately by the Widescreen Weekend from April 10 to 13.

There was a section dedicated to Brian Cox as he received a lifetime achievement award.

There wa a special screening of the first film to screen at the first Bradford International Film Festival screening – The Madness of King George. Audiences were asked to vote for their favourite BIFF British film from the past 20 years and chose In Bruges.

View Films by Strand:

View previous years coverage of the Bradford International Film Festival festival:

Box office and information

Bradford Latest Reviews

A bereaved mother and the boyfriend of her son find a connection.
Based on the true story of Robyn Davidson who in 1977 undertook an extraordinary solo trek across the harsh Australian outback.
Matt Busby comes out of retirement to help a young football team.
Cheap Thrills
Cheap Thrills
Two friends trying to drown their sorrows meet a bored married couple who engage them in a series of increasingly bloody and dangerous bets.
The Dirties
The Dirties
Two best friends are filming a comedy about getting revenge on the bullies at their high school. One of them isn't joking.
Hello Sunshine
Hello Sunshine
After her husband leaves her, Kate’s friend Vanessa has the perfect solution to her despair – vodka, grass and a road trip.
A man drives through the night, listening to mobile phone calls, as his life falls apart.
Beyond The Edge
Beyond The Edge
A docudrama about Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary's historic ascent of Everest.
A priest finds himself under threat.
Coast Of Death
Coast Of Death
Documentary about an area of Galicia considered to be the end of the world by the Romans.
A-Z of Bradford International Film Festival 2014 reviews >>>

Bradford International Film Festival Features

Making Tracks
John Curran on working with Mia Wasikowska, dogs and camels in Tracks.
Architecture of love
Joanna Hogg talks about making her third film Exhibition.

Bradford International Film Festival News

Class Enemy wins top prize at Bradford
Awards of 20th edition announced.

Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

More news and features

Playing Now

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

Tribeca Film Festival
New York's indie film festival

Sheffield DocFest
The UK's leading documentary festival

Inside Out

Cheltenham International Film Festival

Human Rights Watch Film Festival
Showcase of films highlighting global injustice and campaigns

In the Archive

Archive of festival coverage.

Daily diary and reviews from 2005-2018.

Coverage of the lynchpin German festival.