December 4, 2018

'I Think We're Alone Now' begins in classic post-apocalyptic style: eerie shots of an abandoned road and a tattered American flag. It slowly becomes clear that an epidemic has infected and killed the entire population, except for a lucky few. Reed Morano’s science-fict...

December 3, 2018

Director David Mackenzie (left) with Main Actor Chris Pine (right)

It’s 7:30 pm and Piccadilly Circus is swarming as usual, but at 195 Piccadilly, BAFTA’s home, a quiet and stylish evening is taking place. As a precursor to the talk with David Mackenzie, we have all bee...

December 1, 2018

With the growing discussion around sexual harassment and gender inequality that permeates work environments all over the world, Ivan Ayr’s Soni offers an authentic and unique take on this issue by exploring the lives of two women in the Indian police force. 

The story i...

November 30, 2018

‘Let’s make a pact, become something real’. With a whole religious, social, political and moral order positioned against homosexuality, Kena and Ziki will be in a rather difficult position to keep their promise. Set in Kenya’s contemporary Nairobi, Rafiki (meaning “fri...

November 18, 2018

The three main members of the cast in character, left to right: Tony Curtis, Marilyn Monroe, and Jack Lemmon

There’s no denying that Some Like It Hot, a Billy Wilder comedy classic from 1959, is dated. In post-#Metoo 2018 its blasé treatment of sexual harassment and una...

October 23, 2018

A paradise in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea, Mallorca has been hosting its very own international film festival for seven years now. This year’s programme and main awardees – Mads Mikkelsen, Maria Paredes and Melissa Leo – seem to promise that the 2018 edition wi...

March 19, 2018

‘The more immune you are to human suffering… That is very, very dangerous

More than 65 million people around the world have been forced from their homes to escape famine, climate change and war, the greatest displacement since World War I. This number is yet to decrease...

February 26, 2018

It is the case with some films that their plot descriptions don’t actually do them justice.

Take, for example, Mad Max: Fury Road where the plot is quite literally the characters driving into the desert for half the film then turning around and driving back on themselve...

October 9, 2017

From 12th - 16th October 2017

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King’s reaches out to various art forms around the globe on a regular basis. In this instance, there is an upcoming feature of contemporary Colombian film coordinated by King’s College London, The Colombian Embassy, El Instituto...

August 15, 2017

Having enjoyed a full day of screenings and press interviews in June for this year’s Sundance Film Festival, many of the highlights are now hitting our screens to stream. If after this never ending summer break you’re broke and can’t afford to go see the films I just m...

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