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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Culture Y: What to expect in 2018

In the long list of art events lined up for the rest of the semester, Culture Y stands out as an opportunity to engage...

The Shape of Water: A positive review

If I spoke about it, if I did, what would I tell you, I wonder? The Shape of Water – which led the Oscar race...

Arrival stuns with originality and dazzling intricacy

Milo Farragher Hanks describes Arrival as "unabashedly big-scale but resolutely intimate sci-fi, the kind of thoughtful and humanistic filmmaking that ennobles mainstream cinema."

End of the Fest 1

As the EIFF wound down toward the end of last week, the climax even for the press appearing to be Friday morning's screening of...

Dreamworks producer Tom Engelman stops by for tea

On 9 February, the Film Studies department invited Dreamworks producer Tom Engelman to speak to St Andrean students about his Hollywood and international career...

The Biology of Interstellar

Many commentators and fans of Nolan have discussed the science behind Interstellar, much less attention has been given to the biology in the film.

The S is for serious: Man of Steel review

Man of Steel Dir: Zack Snyder 7/10 Like the latest Star Trek rebirth, Man of Steel opens with the literal conception of its protagonist in a chaotic,...

EIFF 2013: A Long Way From Home review

A Long Way From Home Dir: Virginia Gilbert 3/10 There’s an overriding sense of frustration that festers throughout A Long Way From Home, the debut feature from...

Cult film this week: Grease 2

This week's cult film - Grease 2 - failed at the box office but still has something to offer to those who take the trouble to look.

Game of Thrones: Kissed by Fire – Review

The critically-acclaimed (and jaw-droppingly brilliant) HBO series Game of Thrones has returned to screens on both sides of the Atlantic. Each week, Richard Browne...