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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In pictures: 10 days in Cuba

From the streets of Havana and Trinidad: a hotly photographic journey in the heart of Cuba as seen through the lens of Georgia Korossi.

Georgia Korossi is editor of 11polaroids, writer, photographer and producer of film based in London and Athens. For this project the photographs were shot by Canon EOS 650D with Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II lens.

 

Ingrid Bergman: iconic images

Gallery | Swedish-born actress Ingrid Bergman was born 100 years ago on 29 August 1915. We mark her centenary with some of her iconic images, as selected by 11Polaroids desk.

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Making it real together

Revealing creative dialogues in nonfiction films, a playful act between filmmaker and subject as early as 1950, are evidence that documentary filmmaking is the art of collaborative conceit.

Luke Moody

Stranded in Canton (2014)
Stranded in Canton (2014)

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Foxygen: Electric Ballroom

Review | California’s rock duo returns to London for cosmic psychedelia …And Star Power performance.

Niall McAuliffe

Foxygen’s Jonathan Rado and Sam France
Foxygen’s Jonathan Rado and Sam France

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Kim Longinotto on Dreamcatcher

The master director of films on women’s rights talks to us about her picture based on Brenda Myers-Powell and the girls on the street corners of Chicago.

Georgia Korossi

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The best films of 2014 in pictures

Gallery | Indie, blood-sipping and oddly endearing, with focus on diverse preoccupations, art and great cinematography are the best films of the year, as selected by 11Polaroids desk.

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