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★★★ Directed by: Thiago Dadalt Written by: Thiago Dadalt and Dru Miller Starring: Robert Solomon, Piercey Dalton, Jeff Marchelletta, Martin Dorsla, Tammy Kaitz, Zack Kozlow, Sofia Gijarro Short Film Review by: Hannah Sayer     D. Ellen Miller Productions strive to create and develop productions that entertain and educate, while representing awareness and social impact…

Film Reviews and Movie Trailers

Film Festival Interview by Chris Olson     Please tell us who you are and what you do at High Peak Independent film festival.   I’m Nick Bimson and I’m the Programme Manager at High Peak Indie Film Festival. I am the person responsible for deciding on the content of all the different shorts programmes and…

Film Reviews and Movie Trailers

★★★★​Directed by: Alexander TuschinskiStarring: Roger BallDocumentary Film Review by: Chris Olson   In the Mojave desert in California there is a small shop owned by one Roger Ball. A former worker of a gold mine that has since picked up sticks and left, Ball is relatively unconnected to the outside world, needing no telephone or…

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★★★ Directed by: Baltasar Kormakur Starring: Shailene Woodley, Sam Clafin Film Review by: George Wolf   Opening with an extended take that efficiently moves us from confusion to desperation, director Baltasar Kormakur sets the gripping stakes of Adrift with scant dialog. His closing is equally effective, showcasing a touching humanity with nuance, and hardly a spoken…

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★★★ Directed by: Leigh Whannell Starring: Logan Marshall-Green, Betty Gabriel, Harrison Gilbertson Film Review by: Hope Madden   It’s a setup you’ll recognize. A man, doing man’s work, brightens when his wife arrives. Oh, they are really in love. Let’s just do this one thing before the romance, OK honey?   Minutes from now, she…

Edinburgh International Film Festival announces lineup of special guests

Kelly Macdonald stars in Puzzle Kelly Macdonald and Bill Forsyth among the stars, filmmakers and jurors to grace EIFF 2018 The Edinburgh International Film Festival will be rolling out the red carpet for a stunning array of high-profile guests come 20 June, with the likes of Scottish actor Kelly Macdonald (T2 Trainspotting), star of this…

Film Reviews and Movie Trailers

Film Festival Interview by Chris Olson   Please tell us who you are and what you do at High Peak Indie film festival.   I’m Nicole, the festival director of High Peak Independent Film Festival. It’s my job to organise and coordinate the entire festival from films to venues to sponsors.   What makes the…