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The Origin of Speeches

A filmmaker donated a big box of DVDs to the Art College so I took a few home. One was CREATION, directed by Jon Amiel, produced by Jeremy Thomas, telling the story of Charles Darwin’s struggle to write his magnum opus in the face of his deeply religious wife’s opposition, and while reeling from the death of his eldest child. 491 more words

FILM

Watch: The Tale Of Tales - Trailer - Salma Hayek, John c. Reilly, Vicent Cassel, Toby Jones

Here’s the trailer for the upcoming The Tales Of Tales and it looks bat-shit crazy. It’s based on a 17th century collection of Italian fairy tales by Giambattista Basile. 7 more words

Trailers

The Tale of Tales: Trailer

‘The Tale of Tales ‘ is an upcoming English-language film directed by Matteo Garrone, starring Salma Hayek, Vincent Cassel, Toby Jones and John C Reilly. It is loosely based on stories from the 17th-century fairytale collection The Tale of Tales, compiled by Giambattista Basile. 97 more words

Hollywood

Christopher and his Kind review

I finally got round to watching Christopher and his Kind yesterday, a biopic based on the memoirs of Christopher Isherwood, who travelled to Berlin in 1929 and stayed there until 1939 to find his place in the caberet scene. 604 more words

Movies

Was blind, but now i see

Just a quick one today but i forgot to tell you about the film “Amazing Grace” i watched last week!

It tells the story of William Wilberforce (played by Ioan Gruffudd) who was a leading figure in bringing about the abolition of the slave trade in Britain. 375 more words

Films

BAFTA TV nominations announced: Happy Valley, Marvellous, The Missing, and Line of Duty among the favourites

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has announced the nominations for the House of Fraser British Academy Television Awards for 2014.

In its 68th year, BAFTA recognises the very best in television broadcast in the UK. 1,545 more words

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