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Now in its 15th year, the Bradford International Film Festival runs from March 13 to 28. It opens with Is Anybody There? an Eighties set drama about a boy who becomes obssessed with the afterlifes of residents of an old folks home.
Guests this year, include Carve Her Name With Pride star Virginia McKenna and writer/actor and director Terry Jones.
View Films by Strand:
- Bradford City Of Film
- James Mason Retrospective
- Premieres And Previews
- Uncharted States
- Widescreen Weekend
View previous years coverage of the Bradford International Film Festival festival:
Bradford Latest Reviews
A touching story of first romance... with a side-serving of horror.
Story about an eccentric who is the black sheep of her family.
A disillusioned writer confronts his slippery agent.
In the early days of World War Two, thousands of captured Polish officers are handed over to the Soviet authorities – and vanish.
A case of mistaken identity and false accusation sees an innocent man go on the run from the CIA and a criminal gang.
An elderly magician reluctantly entering a retirement home bonds with an inquisitive young boy and persuades him life is for living.
In a foreign city, a young girl begins to catch glimpses of the mother she lost in a car crash.
As the Wehrmacht retreat on the Eastern Front, two German soldiers are locked in a futile personal conflict.
A terrorist inveigles himself into a conspiracy to commit a large-scale attack on America, but whose side is he really on?
Discovering photography provides an abused woman with a new way of experiencing life.
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
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