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Discover Tuesdays: WAKOLDA 14/10

Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:16:15 +0000
by John-Paul Pierrot
Lindsay Harvey, Marketing Admistrator at Picturehouse, previews today’s Discover Tuesday presentation of Lucía Puenzo’s WAKOLDA. Adapted from director Lucía Puenzo’s own factually inspired novel, WAKOLDA treads a fine line somewhere between a suspense thriller and a delicately atmospheric art film. Based on the true story of Nazi geneticist Josef Mengele’s time hiding in Argentina to escape the Israeli agents … Continue reading

BFI London Film Festival at Hackney Picturehouse

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 16:19:44 +0000
by lindsaygraceharvey
London Film Festival programmer, Kate Taylor – AKA @SheShark – tells us about the LFF cinematic gems we can look forward to at the Hackney Picturehouse The BFI London Film Festival is coming to Hackney Picturehouse. Over the course of eleven days, from 8 to 18 October, a sizeable selection from the LFF’s 200-plus line-up … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: WATERMARK 7/10

Tue, 07 Oct 2014 12:21:38 +0000
by John-Paul Pierrot
Toby King, Marketing Manager at Duke of York’s and Dukes at Komedia, takes a look at today’s Discover Tuesdays presentation of WATERMARK Water! Water! Water! From CHINATOWN to THERE WILL BE BLOOD to Kevin Costner’s (underappreciated and misunderstood) WATERWORLD, humans’ relationship with this lifeblood has always been a draw for filmmakers and storytellers. As it should … Continue reading

First Look: UK Poster for HOCKNEY

Thu, 02 Oct 2014 13:55:08 +0000
by John-Paul Pierrot
We’re very excited that we can exclusively bring you the new poster for documentary HOCKNEY  HOCKNEY is the definitive exploration of one of the most significant artists of his generation. For the first time, David Hockney has given access to his personal archive of photographs and film, resulting in an unparalleled visual diary of a … Continue reading

David Fincher’s GONE GIRL Arrives!

Thu, 02 Oct 2014 12:01:32 +0000
by John-Paul Pierrot
David Fincher’s GONE GIRL hits cinema screens today (Thursday 2nd October) and is already receiving top honours from publications online. The film follows the story of a man whose wife has gone missing, and the potential intrigue and conspiracy surrounding his involvement in her disappearance. Here is some of what is being said online about … Continue reading