Glasgow Film Festival 2018

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Hibridos, The Spirits Of Brazil (Híbridos, Os Espíritos Do Brasil) (Country: France, Brazil; Year: 2017; Director: Priscilla Telmon, Vincent Moon)
An exploration of the connections between music, rhythm, trance, religion and superstition in Brazil.
Incense, Sweaters And Ice (Country: UK; Year: 2017; Director: Martine Syms)
An exploration of African American migration patterns within North America across the 20th Century.
Let’s Decorate The Promised Flowers In The Farewell Morning (Sayonara No Asa Ni Yakusoku No Hanao Kazarou) (Country: Japan; Year: 2018; Director: Mari Okada; Stars: Manaka Iwami, Miyu Irino, Ai Kayano, Yuuki Kaji)
The people of Iolph have a lifespan of hundreds of years and maintain their teenage appearances for life. When an army invades their peaceful town, seeking Iolph blood and the secret of their longevity, a young girl named Maquia is forced to escape. Wandering the land alone, she encounters an orphaned baby in the forest. Maquia chooses to raise him, but as the boy grows older, her looks remain the same, throwing the difference in their lifespans into ever-sharper focus.
Mm (Country: UK; Year: 2017; Director: Margaret Salmon)
A film about language, masculinity and speedway racing.
Ouroboros (Country: France, Belgium, Occupied Palestinian Territory; Year: 2017; Director: Basma Alsharif; Writer: Basma Alsharif; Stars: Jessica Bellinger, Lauren Strom Berg, Coleman Collins, Claire De Pimodan, Bo Gallerito, Neemah Abu Ghenas, Yann Gourdon, Sky Hopinka, Diego Marcon, Joseph Valdez)
Homage to the Gaza Strip.

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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