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McCullin (2012)

“Photography is the truth, if it’s being handled by a truthful person.”
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The story is told that, upon viewing an exhibition of Don McCullin’s work, Henri Cartier-Bresson approached the photographer to say, “I have one word for you – Goya”. 1,096 more words

Glasgow

Film Review: The Death of Louis XIV

In association with the French Film Festival

Catalan filmmaker Albert Serra’s latest work, a drama tinged with a dark sense of morbid humour, chronicles in minute detail the final days of France’s greatest ever monarch; the Sun King, Louis XIV. 325 more words

University Of Glasgow

Film Review: Merci Patron

In association with the French Film Festival

If Louis Theroux were a French socialist filmmaker, he might be a little something like Francois Ruffin. Turning his attention here on Bernard Arnault, CEO of luxury goods company LMVH and one of the richest men in France, as he attempts to gain Belgian citizenship to avoid paying taxes and outsources labour to Poland and Bulgaria to save on manufacturing costs. 303 more words

Film Review: Under the Shadow

In association with Glasgow Film Theatre

With Don’t Breathe, Lights Out and The Conjuring 2, horror has been one of the surprisingly stronger genres this year, but Under the Shadow might just be the best film yet. 391 more words

University Of Glasgow

Film Review: Love and Friendship

In association with Glasgow Film Theatre

Love and Friendship is funny – in fact, it’s very funny. Whit Stillman’s adaptation of Jane Austen’s early epistolary narrative Lady Susan is a prime example of just how witty Austen can be, a fact usually lost in the Regency innocence that tends to epitomise most adaptations. 328 more words

Film Review: Mustang

In association with Glasgow Film Theatre

The debut feature film from Turkish-French director Deniz Gamze Ergüven is both a visual delight and a tightly-wound, deeply affecting drama. 360 more words

University Of Glasgow

Glasgow Short Film Festival 2016 (GSFF)

For 9th consecutive year, the city of Glasgow hosts the largest competitive short film festival all over Scotland to champion and celebrate new international film talent and multiple forms of cinematographic expression. 255 more words

Glasgow