The Apostate
The tale of a man desperate to escape the faith passed down from his parents as he looks back over his past, his scars, the marks left by guilt and desire.
Behemoth
Everyday life in a Mongolian community turns into a Dantesque journey. Documentary.
Cameraperson
Cinematographer Kirsten Johnson documents her career working with filmmakers.

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Evolution
On a remote island inhabited solely by women and young boys, Nicolas and the other boys are subjected to mysterious and sinister medical treatments.
The Fits
Portrait of a tomboy assimilating into a tight-knit dance troupe.
Happy Hour
The lives of three married friends are turned upside down when their friend, just divorced, disappears. Are they really living the lives they want?

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Kaili Blues
An ex-con doctor embarks on a mystical quest after his nephew vanishes.
Kill Me Please
After an encounter with death a teenager will do anything to make sure she's alive.
Lost And Beautiful
Documentary and fiction blend in a tale of ancient palaces, devoted shepherds and a young calf contemplating his fate.

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Neither Heaven Nor Earth
French soldiers in Afghanistan are faced with unexpected circumstances.
Neon Bull
Story of a bull handler who dreams of a career in the world of fashion.

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Under The Shadow
A mum and daughter in fear of war find they are being stalked in their home by a malevolent djinn.

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Weiner
Documentary about mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner.
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:

Fantastic Fest
The latest edition of Austin's famous genre festival.

Glasgow Youth Film Festival
Youth-run events celebrates its 11th year

Venice Film Festival
Italy's red carpet extravaganza

FrightFest

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival
Showcase specialising in films from eastern Europe

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Archive of festival coverage.

Daily diary and reviews from 2005-2018.

Coverage of the lynchpin German festival.