Black And White
Broken boundaries, race relations, illicit sex and family breakdowns - Italian style.


Days And Clouds
A middle-aged couple reach crisis point after the husband loses his job with a company he helped found.
Flying Lessons
Two Italian boys travel to India to find themselves, but get more than they bargained for.
Giovanna's Father
A father stands by his daughter after she commits a terrible crime.


Mid-August Lunch
A carer desperate for money is persuaded to look after other people's mothers as well as his own, but discovers unexpected pleasure in it.
Mother Earth
An examation of the "slow food" movement and the rise of organic farming.
Pinuccio Lovero: A Midsummer Death's Dream
The story of a cemetery attendant whose good luck is bad for business.


The Right Distance
When a new teacher comes to a small rural town in the Po river flatlands it sparks a tale of obssession and mystery.
Self-destructive period romance.
A young ballet dancer uncovers a sinister conspiracy in this masterpiece of surrealist horror.
The Third Man
A man searching for his missing friend in post-war Vienna uncovers a ruthless conspiracy.

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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Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival
Estonia's film showcase

Celebration of factual film

French Film Festival
UK wide celebration of Gallic film

London Korean Film Festival
The 15th edition includes digital screenings.


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Daily diary and reviews from 2005-2018.

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