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Manchester International Film Festival 2017

Manchester International Film Festival 2017

MANIFF 2017 returned to Odeon Printworks for it’s third year, with themes of Rising Stars, Be who you are, Say what you feel, and Women in Film.

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Manchester International Film Festival 2017

Manchester International Film Festival 2017

Manchester International Film Festival 2017 brings us themes of rising stars, be who you are say what you feel, and women in film, here are our top picks…

Shudder – Netflix for horror fans

Shudder – Netflix for horror fans

Shudder claims to be the largest selection of horror, thrillers and paranormal films available online, but is it worth it? We’re going to take a look…

Grimmfest 2016 – The Highlights

Grimmfest 2016 – The Highlights

Grimmfest 2016 brought us tons of amazing films, with nine feature films making it onto our list of highlights! Let’s have a look at the best bits…

Supernova 2016

Supernova 2016

May Bank Holiday 2016 was Supernova, Manchester’s first sci-fi film festival. For two days at Odeon Printworks, we saw sci-fi cult classics to UK premieres!

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Manchester International Film Festival 2016

Manchester International Film Festival 2016

Thursday 3rd March saw Manchester kick off it’s second International Film Festival with the International premiere of Dennis Viollet – A United Man. While we couldn’t make it to the opening event, we did manage to make it to the rest of the festival. This year […]

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My top five movies of 2015

My top five movies of 2015

Here are my top five films of 2015, counting down from five to one!

Rewatching Star Wars – The machete order

Rewatching Star Wars – The machete order

If you decide to go back and rewatch Star Wars, then the best way to do it is using the machete order!

DxM – Interview with Andrew Goth, Joanne Reay & Walter Köhler

DxM – Interview with Andrew Goth, Joanne Reay & Walter Köhler

After watching the world premiere of DxM, I had the opportunity to interview the director and producers of this new, thought provoking, sci-fi film. We learnt that the idea for the film came originally from Joanne, and was inspired by the higgs boson, and the […]

Grimmfest 2015 – Day 4

Grimmfest 2015 – Day 4

The final day of Grimmfest 2015 has arrived, and it looks like another great lineup. Opening the final day is Hellions, a Halloween night horror from the director of Pontypool. Wow. Hellions just won my Best Film At @grimmfest Award. Stunningly original, beautifully shot, a […]

Grimmfest 2015 – Day 3

Grimmfest 2015 – Day 3

Day 3 of Grimmfest had an exciting line-up of films for us to see. Kicking off the set, was Excess Flesh, an uncomfortable body image horror film. Unfortunately for us, we guessed the twist in the first 5 minutes, so we found the pacing quite […]

Howl – Interview with Paul Hyett & Rosie Day

Howl – Interview with Paul Hyett & Rosie Day

One of my most anticipated films for day three of Grimmfest was Howl. I’ve been disappointed by many a werewolf film in the past, and have longed for someone to do the genre justice since Dog Soldiers. Before watching the film, I had the pleasure […]



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