The silent return of the voice of God in documentary

BRITDOC’s Luke Moody questions the power of words on screen in recent documentary journalism.

Luke Moody

A Frantz Fanon quote on screen in Concerning Violence (2014) directed by Göran Olsson
A Frantz Fanon quote on screen in Concerning Violence (2014) directed by Göran Olsson

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The realist cinema of Ken Loach

Film critic-curator Georgia Korossi celebrates two-time Palme d’Or winner Ken Loach’s 80th birthday with some entry points to his filmmaking output.

Georgia Korossi

Kes (1969)
Kes (1969)

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TRESPASS: new immersive music pop-up

Brand new immersive live music weekender TRESPASS is the first intimate music event of its kind.

Georgia Korossi

Trespass 2016

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Patricio Guzmán on The Pearl Button

Have the strongest people always dominated everywhere? We look into Patricio Guzmán’s new film The Pearl Button, ahead of its UK release this week.

Georgia Korossi

The Pearl Button (2015)
The Pearl Button (2015)

“I’d love for these water people not to have disappeared.”
Patricio Guzmán, The Pearl Button

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11 international women in film

Gallery | To mark International Women’s Day 2016, we celebrate women in film from around the world. Here are 11 women to honour and admire this year.

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The Artists Cinema 2016

Guerrilla-style distribution brings back experimental film in cinemas across UK.

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The best of LSFF 2016

Starting the new year with new visions, the 13th London Short Film Festival rounded up last Sunday with the announcement of its award winners.

Georgia Korossi

No Wolf Has a House (2015)
No Wolf Has a House (2015)

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The 11 best films of 2015 in pictures

Gallery | We say goodbye to 2015 with the unforgettable stories we saw this year on the big screen.

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Barry Lyndon: 40th anniversary

Gallery | We mark the film’s birthday with some painterly images and behind the scenes shots with the cast and crew, as selected by 11Polaroids desk.

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59th BFI London Film Festival roundup

From the water people of Patagonia to the story of Shmilu in Hackney, here are 10 films that intrigued us most from this year’s festival.

Georgia Korossi

The Ocean is an idea.
The Pearl Button (2015)

The Pearl Button
The Pearl Button

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