Category: 2018

CAMFF 2018: Lemonade (2018)

Year: 2018 Directed by: Ioana Uricaru Starring: MĂŁlina Manovici, Dylan Smith, Milan Hurduc Written by Elena Morgan Mara (MĂŁlina Manovici) is a young Romanian woman working in America when she meets and marries Daniel (Dylan Smith). After she brings her nine-year-old son Dragos (Milan Hurduc) to America, things are looking […]

CAMFF 2018: JĂșlia ist (2017)

Year: 2017  Directed by: Elena Martin  Starring: Elena Martin, Oriol Puig, Jakob D’Aprile Written by Elena Morgan JĂșlia (Elena Martin) is an architecture student from Catalan who is set to go to study in Berlin for a year thanks to an Erasmus programme. Once she’s there she’s completely alone for […]

CAMFF 2018: Burning (2018)

Year: 2018 Directed by: Chang-dong Lee Starring: Ah-In Yoo, Steven Yeun, Jong-seo Jeon Written by Elena Morgan When Hae-mi (Jong-seo Jeon) goes to Africa she asks her old schoolmate Jong-su (Ah-In Yoo) to look after her cat. When she returns with enigmatic Ben (Steven Yeun) who she met in Africa, Jong-su is dismayed and feels pushed out by the two of them. Burning is a slow-burn of […]

REVIEW: Overlord (2018)

Directed by: Julius Avery Cast: Wyatt Russell, Pilou AsbĂŠk, John Magaro Written by Lucy Buglass As someone who isn’t much of a war film fan, I was apprehensive about Overlord. I often find war films quite repetitive in nature, and they’ve never really appealed to me. So when […]

REVIEW: Private Life (2018)

Directed by: Tamara Jenkins Starring: Kathryn Hahn, Paul Giamatti, Kayli Carter Written by Jessica Pena Richard and Rachel want to start a family. After many attempts and not being able to conceive on their own, they look at the means of assisted reproduction and other therapies to finally […]

CAMFF 2018: Supa Modo (2018)

Directed by: Likarion Wainaina Starring: Stycie Waweru, Marrianne Nungo, Nyawara Ndambia Written by Elena Morgan Jo (Stycie Waweru) is a young girl with a terminal illness who loves superheroes. Her mother Kathryn (Marrianne Nungo) is protective and wants her to rest but, with the help of fellow villagers, […]

CAMFF 2018: The Guilty (2018)

Directed by: Gustav Möller Starring: Jakob Cedergren UK Release Date: 26th October 2018 Written by Elena Morgan On his last night of dispatch duty, police officer Asger Holm (Jakob Cedergren) gets a call from a kidnapped woman and it’s a race against time to find her. Films set […]

LFF 2018: A Private War (2018)

Directed by: Matthew Heineman Cast: Rosamund Pike, Jamie Dornan, Faye Marsay, Stanley Tucci, Tom Hollander UK Release Date: N/A Written by Dave Curtis War, what is it good for? after watching documentary filmmaker Mathew Heineman’s narrative debut the answer is clearly absolutely nothing. A Private War is a […]