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  • Concussion Review | BFI Flare 2014

    Concussion Review | BFI Flare 2014

    4/5
    Concussion is Stacie Passon's thrilling and sensual debut feature, focusing on a whole new look at the desperate housewife scenario.

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  • C.O.G. Review | BFI Flare 2014

    C.O.G. Review | BFI Flare 2014

    4/5
    Kyle Patrick Alvarez's adaptation of David Sedaris' essay, C.O.G., is an intimate story of a man who is stuck between the world he knows so well and another filled with people completely unlike those he grew up around with beliefs that are far from his own.

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  • Rome, Open City Review

    Rome, Open City Review

    4/5
    You see, Roberto Rossellini’s Rome, Open City arrives with quite the pedigree. It has been lauded by Martin Scorsese as being ‘the most precious moment of film history” and was even awarded the Grand Prix at the 1946 Cannes Film Festival.

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  • BFI Flare: London LGBT Festival Announced

    BFI Flare: London LGBT Festival Announced

    LONDON, BFI SOUTHBANK – Wednesday 19 February 2014: At a public launch event, the BFI has announced BFI FLARE: London LGBT Film Festival as the new name for its long running London Lesbian and Gay Film Festival. Reinforcing its commitment to making the best contemporary and archive LGBT cinema available to wider audiences across the UK.

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  • Hong Khaou’s LILTING to open BFI London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival

    Hong Khaou’s LILTING to open BFI London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival

    The 28th BFI London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival will open on 20th March with the European premiere of LILTING, Hong Khaou’s poetic drama of love and loss, starring Ben Whishaw, Cheng Pei Pei (Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon), Andrew Leung, and Peter Bowles, which opened the World Cinema Dramatic Competition at this year’s Sundance Film Festival.

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  • Lift To The Scaffold Review

    Lift To The Scaffold Review

    5/5
    The story centres on business-man, Julien Tavernier. He has a plan to murder his employer; a man who is also his lover’s husband.

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