Just Festival 2015: Nelson Mandela: the Myth and Me

The first time Khalo Matabane heard Nelson Mandela’s name he was seven years old and living in Ga Mphahlele, a village in Limpopo. It was 1981, South Africa was still split by apartheid; Khalo’s mother whispered to him of the man who would one day set people free – she whispered because she was afraid; ‘My parents’ anger More...

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By Douglas James Greenwood On Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

Inside Out’s Ronnie del Carmen: the Pixar storyteller that will make grown men cry

The first time Pixar’s Ronnie del Carmen made himself known to us was in the waiting lounge of Edinburgh’s APEX Hotel in search of a restroom. “Hey guys,” he grins, “I won’t More...

By Douglas James Greenwood On Monday, July 20th, 2015
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Review: The Legend of Barney Thomson (Robert Carlyle, 2015)

With an illustrious screen acting career that has spanned the best part of 25 years, it’s bizarre to think that it has taken until now for Robert Carlyle to grab the reins of a film as the director. His first More...

By Douglas James Greenwood On Tuesday, July 14th, 2015

On DVD/Blu-Ray: The Tale of the Princess Kaguya (Isao Takahata, 2014)

Found under the bark of a bamboo shoot, a tiny girl flourishes into a beautiful young princess under the watchful eye of a bamboo cutter and his wife. Both headstrong and eager to please, the girl finds herself More...

By Douglas James Greenwood On Monday, July 13th, 2015

Review: The Wonders (Alice Rohrwacher, 2014)

In a dilapidated farmhouse not far from the sea, a set of sisters find themselves working on their father’s beekeeping farm; the oldest at the helm. Struck for money and with many mouths to feed, they enter More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, July 13th, 2015

Queen Margaret University Film and Media Degree Show

Film & Media students Graham Wallace, Linzi Wilson and Jordan Phillips celebrating award success at the QMU Film & Media degree show at the Edinburgh Filmhouse, 9th July 2015. Film & Media students More...

By Elaine Downs On Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

Edinburgh International Film Festival shows off latest Disney Pixar blockbuster

The Edinburgh International Film Festival has a proud tradition of showcasing films from around the world, from short films to future blockbuster; literally every taste is catered for. It has also become a favourite More...

By Douglas James Greenwood On Monday, June 29th, 2015

EIFF 2015: Our Top Five

Last night signaled the end of the Edinburgh International Film Festival’s 69th year. The first with film critic Mark Adams at the helm, the festival seemed to be a stable, accessible success with a rare, More...

By Douglas James Greenwood On Sunday, June 28th, 2015

EIFF 2015: Iona (Scott Graham, 2015)

When Iona and her son make the journey through the night from her Glasgow family home to the sand swept sights of the Scottish isles, barely a word is said. There’s a power in this silence that says so much; More...

By Douglas James Greenwood On Saturday, June 27th, 2015

EIFF 2015: Narcopolis (Justin Trefgarne, 2014)

In 2024, a copper walks the streets of London fighting crime following the legalisation of all types of recreational drugs. But, when he is removed from a case in which he tries to identify an unclaimed corpse, More...

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