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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Director Joe Russo speaks to aspiring student filmmakers

The film department hosted the Captain America: Winter Soldier director for a tripartite, interactive event

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...

Film industry professional’s career talk in the Byre

Do you want a career in the film industry? Do you ever wonder what life is like for a successful film producer in Hollywood?...

“Avengers: Infinity War”: Disney rules the world

You may or may not have noticed but Disney have taken over the world. Culturally speaking, at least. With Star Wars and Marvel’s Avengers under...

Alice Through the Looking Glass: did Wonderland live up to expectations?

Have we simply gotten tired of Disney's parade of sequels and remakes, or did Disney do the unimaginable and suck the wonder out of Wonderland?

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."

Stellar: Gravity review

Alfonso Cuarón's latest is a sci-fi masterclass

“The Voices”: An underappreciated horror gem that deserves another look

When Lars von Trier’s The House That Jack Built premiered at Cannes this past May, it was greeted with some of the most emphatic, strongly-felt...

Trainspotting 2: nostalgia done right

Whereas in 1996, the thrill was in the permanence of the high, the hangover lies in T2. That said, there is more than enough to keep you enthralled.

An interview with Alice Black, Head of Cinema at DCA

Simona Mezzina interviews Alice Black, Head of Cinema at Dundee Contemporary Arts and an advocate for a diverse and engaging cinema-going experience.