Watch Andrew Haigh’s ‘Weekend’ on Front Row Reviews!

In a world of changing methods, the film industry has been majorly hit in the past years with decreasing DVD and theatrical sales due to new technologies online and new ways to watch your films. In a move against the torrents and pirates online, many film distributors have started to integrate VOD sales into their methods – as a way to target the online generation, legally.

To this end, find on Front Row Reviews, a selection of films over the next few weeks coming from Peccadillo Pictures – all in their VOD department, which is up and coming.

The first film to hit FRR today is Andrew Haigh’s runaway success, Weekend, starring Tom Cullen and Chris New.

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On a Friday night after hanging out with his straight mates, Russell heads out to a nightclub, alone and on the pull. Just before closing time he picks up Glen. And so begins a weekend – in bars and in bedrooms, getting drunk and taking drugs, telling stories and having sex that will resonate throughout their lives.

The film was nominated for a selection of awards and won various others including:

Now, for the first time ever, find VOD on FRR – and rent or buy Weekend below.

About The Author

Reviews Editor, Contributor and Festival Coordinator

Ollie has written for Front Row Reviews pretty much since its inception about seven years ago whilst still studying Film & Television. Since then, he was trust into the world of independent film distribution and has recently started working with Picturehouse Entertainment in their Marketing Department. Having written and produced two radio series, he is moving hoping to (one day) write a web series/short film/feature (delete as appropriate ;)). His favourite director is David Lynch (which makes him make a lot of sense!) and his favourite films are The Hours, Mulholland Drive, Volver, Blade Runner and Bridget Jones Diary.

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