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Monday, November 19, 2018

An introduction to contemporary Moroccan cinema

Morocco has a long history of providing locations for foreign productions, among them films by Orson Welles, Alfred Hitchcock, David Lean, John Huston, and...

Oscars highlight: Lady Bird

F. Scott Fitzgerald once wrote in his novel, This Side of Paradise, “I don't want to repeat my innocence. I want the pleasure of...

Oscars: Best Foreign Language Film shortlist

Every year since 1956, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in the United States accepts submissions for the Academy Award for Best...

Marvel returns with Black Panther

Black Panther is the eighteenth film of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, a franchise this year celebrating its tenth anniversary. The film - which sees Chadwick Boseman play T’Challa, the...

Revision Week Premieres: Filmmakers’ Society Showcase

Even in revision week, St Andrews students have found time to produce and unveil their works of art. Filmmaker’s Society founder Terry Lee explained...

The Room and The Disaster Artist

If you’re going to make a stinker you might as well do it with a bang. Although Tommy Wiseau certainly didn’t intend The Room to...

Cut-and-paste casting

Just one of the latest batch of big names in the entertainment industry to be felled by their hitherto unknown depravities is the two-time...

Films to watch on Bonfire night

Did you watch a film for Halloween? From The Addams Family to Coraline and Scream to The Exorcist (for the hardier souls), the options...

Edinburgh Film Festival: Premiere of the Syrian civilian

The 2017 Edinburgh Film Festival premiered two films this summer focused on the Syrian civil war. The first was Philippe van Leeuw’s Insyriated, which...

Cult film of the week: My Big Fat Greek Wedding

“OPA!” This is the sound that you get when you press play on the DVD for My Big Fat Greek Wedding - already a...