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Saturday, July 20, 2019

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...

St Andrews in support of Jafar Panahi

Last month, Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi was sentenced to six years in prison and received a twenty year ban on writing or directing films,...

Firestarter: The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug review

How does the second instalment in Peter Jackson's epic trilogy fare?

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...

“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...

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...

Cult film of the week: The Royal Tenenbaums

The quintessential Wes Anderson film, The Royal Tenenbaums is a must-see for fans of the director

St Andrews gets green in the cinema and behind the camera

“While the facts of climate change are irrefutable… it's the stories that will move people to action.”

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...

The Critics: The Muppets

Dir. James Bobin 1 out of 5 The Muppets have been stolen. Our favourite plush avatars of the human id, fibrous thespians of the human condition,...