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The Ballad of Shirley Collins (2017) | BFI London Film Festival 2017

The Ballad of Shirley Collins (2017) | BFI London Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia October 16, 2017 Comments Off on The Ballad of Shirley Collins (2017) | BFI London Film Festival 2017

Dir: Rob Curry | Tim Plester | Musical biopic Doc | UK | 94′ Rob Curry and Tm Plester (Way of the Morris) retain a 1970s aesthetic for this lyrical paean to Shirley Elizabeth

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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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Nico, 1988 (2017) | Venice Film Festival

Nico, 1988 (2017) | Venice Film Festival

Filmuforia September 4, 2017 Comments Off on Nico, 1988 (2017) | Venice Film Festival

Writer/Dir: Susanna Nicchiarelli | Cast: Trine Dyrholm, John Gordon Sinclair | Biopic drama | 93′ | Italia, Belgium Danish singer and actress Trine Dyrholm holds centre stage as the maverick ’70s icon Nico in

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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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Patti Cake$ (2017)

Patti Cake$ (2017)

Filmuforia August 9, 2017 Comments Off on Patti Cake$ (2017)

Dir: Geremy Jasper | Cast: Danielle Macdonald, Bridget Everett | Siddarth Dharanjay | Drama | 108′ PATTI CAKE$ follows a common formula: a depressed and overweight girl has aspirations of making it in the music

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Alive in France (2017) | Cannes Film Festival 2017

Alive in France (2017) | Cannes Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia May 20, 2017 Comments Off on Alive in France (2017) | Cannes Film Festival 2017

Dir: Abel Ferrara | Cast: Abel Ferrara, Joe Delia, Paul Hipp, Cristina Chiriac, Dounia Sichov, PJ Delia, Laurent Bechad | 79mins | Rockumentary Cult film director Abel Ferrara turns the camera on himself in

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Bunch of Kunst (2016)

Bunch of Kunst (2016)

Filmuforia April 15, 2017 Comments Off on Bunch of Kunst (2016)

Dir: Christine Franz | with Andrew Fearn, Steve Underwood, Jason Williamson | Germany | Music Biopic | 106min BUNCH OF KUNST accurately reflects the mindset of the Sleaford Mods, a couple of angry individuals

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The Eccentrics: The Sunny Side of the Street (2015) | Kinoteka 2017

The Eccentrics: The Sunny Side of the Street (2015) | Kinoteka 2017

Filmuforia March 8, 2017 Comments Off on The Eccentrics: The Sunny Side of the Street (2015) | Kinoteka 2017

Dir: Janusz Majewski | Musical Drama | Poland | 112min Janusz Majewski’s stylish musical drama sees a former soldier and jazz fan return to Poland after the Second World War where he forms a

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Django (2017) | Berlinale Competition

Django (2017) | Berlinale Competition

Filmuforia February 8, 2017 Comments Off on Django (2017) | Berlinale Competition

Dir: Etienne Comar | Cast: Reda Kateb; Cécile de France (Louise); Beata Palya, Bim Bam Merstein; Gabriel Mirété; Vincent Frade; Johnny Montreuil, Raphaël Dever | 117 min · Colour Etienne Comar (Of Gods and Men) sadly fails in his attempt to bring the jazzy

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Strike a Pose (2016)

Strike a Pose (2016)

Filmuforia January 30, 2017 Comments Off on Strike a Pose (2016)

Director-writers: Ester Gould, Reijer Zwaan | Cast: Luis Camacho, Oliver Crumes III, Salim Gauwloos, Jose Gutierez, Kevin Stea, Carlton Wilborn | Doc | US | Revisiting Madonna’s 1990 Blond Ambition gig, 25 dancers reflect on

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