99 Homes
A man struggles to get back the home that his family was evicted from by working for the greedy real-estate broker who's the source of his frustration.
Cop Car
Two 10-year-old boys steal an abandoned police car.

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Danny Collins
An ageing rock star decides to mend his decadent ways and seek out the son he has never met
Dope
Self confessed teen geek from the wrong side of the tracks in Inglewood, Cal, with aspirations to go to Harvard, is compromised by a stash of drugs and threats from gangster crews.
Emelie
A replacement babysitter seems to have sinister intentions towards her young charges.
Everest
A climbing expedition on Mt. Everest is devastated by a severe snow storm.
Experimenter
A drama about the life of Stanley Milgram and his famous experiments on obedience.
The Green Inferno
A group of college activists are taken hostage in the Peruvian jungle.
Green Room
A young punk band is trapped in a secluded venue after stumbling on a murder committed by neo-Nazis.
Hitchcock/Truffaut
Filmmakers talk about the influence of Truffaut's book Cinema According To Hitchcock.

I

James White
A young New Yorker struggles to take control of his reckless, self-destructive behaviour in the face of momentous family challenges.
Janis: Little Girl Blue
Documentary following the main stages of Janis Joplin’s life.
Knight Of Cups
Targeting the world of showbusiness.
Life
An ambitious young photographer takes pictures of an unknown actor in the hope of selling them to Life magazine. The actor's name is James Dean.

M

The Man From U.N.C.L.E.
Napoleon Solo teams up with a KGB operative for a joint mission.
Mr. Holmes
A retired Sherlock looks back on his life and an unsolved case.

R

Sicario
A young female FBI agent joins a secret CIA operation to take down a Mexican cartel boss, a job that ends up pushing her ethical and moral values to the limit.
Sleeping With Other People
A couple who lost their virginity to each other meet 12 years later and try to help one another find a lasting relationship.
Songs My Brothers Taught Me
Life for siblings on the Pine Ridge Reservation.
Steve McQueen: The Man And Le Mans
The true story of how a cinema legend would risk almost everything in pursuit of his dream.
Tangerine
A working girl tears through Tinseltown on Christmas Eve searching for the pimp who broke her heart.
Trainwreck
A woman with a fear of commitment finds herself falling for a man who wants to settle down in a monogamous relationship.

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The Wolfpack
Story of a band of brothers who grew up in social isolation.
News

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

Palm Springs International Film Festival
The first major festival of the year.

Abertoir
Horror returns to the hills - and the valleys - for another year

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival
International film festival with a particular focus on Eurasian cinema

Made In Prague
Czech film showcase

DOC NYC
Celebration of documentary film

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Archive of festival coverage.

Daily diary and reviews from 2005-2018.

Coverage of the lynchpin German festival.