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New Chinese Cinema | Pingyao International Film Festival | Year Zero 2017

New Chinese Cinema | Pingyao International Film Festival | Year Zero 2017

Filmuforia November 12, 2017 Comments Off on New Chinese Cinema | Pingyao International Film Festival | Year Zero 2017

Eastern Promise was lavishly delivered this year at the inaugural PINGYAO CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (PYIFF) offering audiences from all over the world a chance to enjoy the latest in Chinese

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North by Northwest (1959) | BFI Thriller series 2017

North by Northwest (1959) | BFI Thriller series 2017

Filmuforia November 9, 2017 Comments Off on North by Northwest (1959) | BFI Thriller series 2017

Dir: Alfred Hitchcock | Cast: Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Mason | Writer: Ernest Lehman 136′ There’s a glorious irreverence to Alfred Hitchcock’s ‘wrong man roadie’ that makes it funny and thrilling throughout

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BFI Gloria Grahame Retrospective | Film Noir | Nov/Dec 2017

BFI Gloria Grahame Retrospective | Film Noir | Nov/Dec 2017

Filmuforia November 1, 2017 Comments Off on BFI Gloria Grahame Retrospective | Film Noir | Nov/Dec 2017

This Winter the BFI are celebrating the life of screen siren GLORIA GRAHAME with a retrospective of a smouldering film career showcasing her talents – usually in supporting roles – garnering her critical acclaim and

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Silence of the Lambs (1991) | BFI Thriller Series | Oct-Dec 2017

Silence of the Lambs (1991) | BFI Thriller Series | Oct-Dec 2017

Filmuforia October 25, 2017 Comments Off on Silence of the Lambs (1991) | BFI Thriller Series | Oct-Dec 2017

Dir. Jonathan Demme; Cast: Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Scott Glenn, Jame Gumb, Anthony Head, Brooke Smith; USA  114′ Jonathan Demme, who died this April at the age of 73, made some excellent films such

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Academy Awards | European Submissions 2018

Academy Awards | European Submissions 2018

Filmuforia October 10, 2017 Comments Off on Academy Awards | European Submissions 2018

The Academy Awards season 2018 is already underway with much speculation and debate about those hopeful winners. Here is the complete list of the eligible European submissions, with links to those we’ve seen and reviewed..

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The Phantom of the Opera (1925)

The Phantom of the Opera (1925)

Filmuforia September 30, 2017 Comments Off on The Phantom of the Opera (1925)

Legendary GET CARTER composer, Roy Budd is to have his lost score for Rupert Julian’s silent classic film, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA premiered at the London Coliseum, 24 years after his untimely death

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Pop-Up Cinema | Summer/Autumn 2017

Pop-Up Cinema | Summer/Autumn 2017

Filmuforia September 17, 2017 Comments Off on Pop-Up Cinema | Summer/Autumn 2017

EUROWINGS  August  Once again Pop Up Screens has put together a programme to inspire and delight; from popular comedies like DEADPOOL, to vintage classics THE BIG LEBOWSKI and STAND BY ME and thrillers such as

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BFI London Film Festival 2017 | 4 – 15 October 2017

BFI London Film Festival 2017 | 4 – 15 October 2017

Filmuforia September 15, 2017 Comments Off on BFI London Film Festival 2017 | 4 – 15 October 2017

LONDON has its own film festival showcasing the best of this year’s festival circuit and premiering British films and World premieres that are new or recent to the party O F F I C

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Visions of the Underworld: Jean-Pierre Melville | Retrospective BFI

Visions of the Underworld: Jean-Pierre Melville | Retrospective BFI

Filmuforia August 25, 2017 Comments Off on Visions of the Underworld: Jean-Pierre Melville | Retrospective BFI

VISIONS OF THE UNDERWORLD is dedicated to the artistically ambitious cinema of independent filmmaker Jean-Pierre Melville (1917-1973) in his centenary year. France in the 1940s and 50s is seen as a broken nation, where male solidarity –

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The Cloud-Capped Star (1960) | Meghe Dhaka Tara | BFI India on Film

The Cloud-Capped Star (1960) | Meghe Dhaka Tara | BFI India on Film

Filmuforia August 20, 2017 Comments Off on The Cloud-Capped Star (1960) | Meghe Dhaka Tara | BFI India on Film

Dir/Writer: Ritwik Ghatak | Cast: Sudiya Choudhury, Nirinjan Ray, Anil Chatterjee, Gyanesh Mukherjee, Bijon Bhattacharya, Gita Dey | 126′ | India | Drama Ritwik Ghatak is sometimes overlooked in contrast to his Bengali compatriot

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