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Adam

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GFF 2020: Deerskin Review

French auteur Quentin Dupieux returns with another oddball curio, which sees Jean Dujardin’s middle-aged sad sack becoming obsessed with a deerskin jacket.

  • Review
  • 19th March 2020
  • Adam
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GFF 2020: Calm With Horses Review

Cosmo Jarvis delivers a standout leading performance in Nick Rowland’s muscular debut feature, Irish crime thriller Calm With Horses.

  • Review
  • 12th March 2020
  • Adam
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Richard Jewell Review

Clint Eastwood tackles the story of Richard Jewell, a security guard thrust into public consciousness after the Centennial Park bombing in 1996, featuring a breakout lead role for Paul Walter Hauser.

  • Review
  • 27th January 2020
  • Adam
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1917 Review

Sam Mendes’s one-shot, first world war Oscar favourite is a technical achievement in search of a compelling story.

  • Review
  • 21st January 2020
  • Adam
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Best of the Year: Top 20 Films of 2019

Counting down the top 20 films of 2019, from Lulu Wang’s The Farewell and Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman, to Noah Baumbach’s Marriage Story and Bo Burnham’s Eighth Grade.

  • Feature
  • 12th January 2020
  • Adam
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Knives Out Review

Ana de Armas and Daniel Craig star in Rian Johnson’s deliciously playful murder mystery thriller.

  • Review
  • 7th December 2019
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The Irishman Review

Martin Scorsese’s sprawling, masterful crime epic is a wintry, melancholy examination of loyalty, corruption, family and regret.

  • Review
  • 6th November 2019
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The Farewell Review

Akwafina impresses with a nuanced and moving performance in The Farewell, Lulu Wang’s warm, personal portrait of a Chinese family.

  • Review
  • 3rd October 2019
  • Adam
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Blinded by the Light Review

A teenager’s life in 1980s Britain is transformed when he discovers Bruce Springsteen’s music in Gurinder Chadha’s coming-of-age crowd-pleaser.

  • Review
  • 12th July 2019
  • Adam
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Interview with End of Sentence's John Hawkes and Elfar Adalsteins

Director Elfar Adalsteins and actor John Hawkes were in attendance at the Edinburgh International Film Festival to discuss their new film End of Sentence.

  • Interview
  • 4th July 2019
  • Adam