Win A Copy Of Star Men On DVD

In association with Rabbit Publicity and Verve Pictures we are offering the chance to win a copy of Star Men on DVD. Filmed in California, Arizona, New Mexico and Utah, the film features POV narratio...

Lambert And Stamp

The Who was one of the biggest bands of the sixties and the seventies. They were known for their song craft and their volatile stage performances. What wasn’t as widely known was the work that ...

Man With A Movie Camera

In the blockbuster landscape of today, there are certain elements of movies that we take for granted. Devices that film makers routinely use to engage with an audience are all pretty well known now a...

The Woods Movie: GFF15

There was once a time when people thought The Blair Witch Project was a genuine documentary. That three filmmakers set out to make a documentary only to go missing. The internet was in its infancy an...

A Propos De Nice

I was introduced to the work of the French film director Jean Vigo via the excellent documentary series, The Story of Film: An Odyssey from the Scottish film maker Mark Cousins. Vigo only directed th...

A Letter To Elia

Elia Kazan is one of those film makers whose name may not be instantly recognisable to many, but it is almost guaranteed that they have seen at least one of his films. Responsible for such classics a...

20,000 Days On Earth

This week sees the release of the Nick Cave documentary 20,000 Days On Earth. As is typical with the man this is no ordinary rockumentary. It is a journey through the mind of an artist who is at the ...

La Guarimba Film Festival

It’s always good to hear of a success story, especially one that happens against the odds. The short film About the resistance looks at what it took to create a film festival out of nothing. A ...

Metallica: Some Kind Of Monster

Metallica Week… Hmmmm… How do I, lover of Queen, Kylie and Billy Joel, contribute to a week dedicated to a Heavy Metal rock band of such legendary status that I can’t name a single ...

Mission to Lars

Meet Englishman Tom Spicer. He suffers from Fragile X Syndrome, a form of autism. He has one dream in life. To meet his hero Lars Ulrich, the drummer of the biggest heavy metal band on the planet. Ca...