The Road Dance (2021) EIFF Review

The Road Dance (2021) EIFF Review

‘The Road Dance’, from filmmaker Richie Adams and adapted from the book by John MacKay, returns Scottish cinema to its roots, though makes for a frustrating experience. Mark Carnochan reviews.

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Mad God (2021) EIFF Review

Mad God (2021) EIFF Review

Phil Tippett, the man behind visual effects on the likes of ‘Jurassic Park’, directs stop motion animation ‘Mad God’, nightmare fuel 30 years in the making. Mark Carnochan reviews.

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Annette (2021) EIFF Review

Annette (2021) EIFF Review

Sparks and Leos Carax combine for the unique and interesting movie musical ‘Annette’, starring Adam Driver and Marion Cotillard. Mark Carnochan reviews.

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Mandibles (2021) EIFF Review

Mandibles (2021) EIFF Review

‘Mandibles’ (2020/21), the latest film from French director Quentin Dupieux and starring Adèle Exarchopoulos, is a significant drop in quality from ‘Deerskin’. Mark Carnochan reviews.

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Here Today (2021) EIFF Review

Here Today (2021) EIFF Review

Bolly Crystal writes, directs and co-stars with Tiffany Haddish in ‘Here Today’ (2021), a film that survives on the charisma and chemistry of its leading duo. Mark Carnochan reviews.

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The Beta Test (2021) EIFF Review

The Beta Test (2021) EIFF Review

Jim Cummings’ newest offering, ‘The Beta Test’, is a ‘Twilight Zone’ shaped Hollywood rabbit hole filled with murder, mystery, manipulation, data harvesting, consumerism, greed and luxury stationery. Leoni Horton reviews.

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Pig (2021) EIFF Review

Pig (2021) EIFF Review

Nicolas Cage offers one of the performances of his career in ‘Pig’, a debut film from Michael Sarnoski that defies all expectations. Mark Carnochan reviews.

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More Downton Abbey, New Elizabeth Banks Film, Lots of Star Wars Updates, New Superman, More

More Downton Abbey, New Elizabeth Banks Film, Lots of Star Wars Updates, New Superman, More

All of the week’s top movie news stories, including Netflix saving a movie theatre from closure, Disney being charitable with ‘Rise of Skywalker’ and much more.

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Edinburgh International Film Festival Award Winners 2019 – Full List

Edinburgh International Film Festival Award Winners 2019 – Full List

The winners of the official Edinburgh International Film Festival Awards have been decided. Click here for the full list.

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The Emperor of Paris (2019) Review

The Emperor of Paris (2019) Review

L’Empereur de Paris (The Emperor of Paris) from acclaimed ‘Mesrine’ director Jean-François Richet, starring Vincent Cassell and Olga Kurylenko, movie review.

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