Film & TV
Arts & Culture, Film & TV, New in Ceasefire - Tuesday, May 31, 2016 22:51 - 1 Comment
Muhammad Idrees Ahmad reviews The Journey from Syria, Matthew Cassel's new documentary tracing the remarkable journey of a Syrian refugee from his home in Damascus across half of Europe, and finds "a human story about ordinary lives disrupted by extraordinary circumstances."
Arts & Culture, Cartoons, Film & TV, New in Ceasefire - Wednesday, March 30, 2016 12:48 - 2 Comments'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice', the hotly-anticipated on-screen reunion of DC's 'Big Three', is a dark vision of nihilism, hopelessness and mansplaining, argues Neal Curtis in his review.
Film & TV, New in Ceasefire - Friday, February 12, 2016 18:43 - 0 CommentsIn his review of "The Big Short", Adam McKay's big-screen adaptation of Michael Lewis's best-selling account of the 2007/2008 subprime collapse, Matt Carr finds a dark comedy of errors, stupidity and greed that should be "essential viewing for anyone who wants to get an idea of the mess we're in".
Film & TV, New in Ceasefire - Friday, August 29, 2014 12:32 - 2 Comments
Interview | Film | Annemarie Jacir: “I’m not interested in showing the West that ‘Palestinians are humans, too'”Award-winning Palestinian director Annemarie Jacir talks to Ceasefire's Jumanah Younis about her latest film, the critically acclaimed 'When I Saw You', recently released in the UK.
Film & TV, New in Ceasefire - Thursday, June 19, 2014 12:26 - 0 CommentsIn the Shadow of War is a feature-length documentary exploring the lives of four young people in post-conflict Bosnia Herzegovina. Ceasefire's Usayd Younis caught up with its directors, Georgia and Sophia Scott, to find out why these stories needed to be told.
Arts & Culture, Film & TV, New in Ceasefire - Saturday, December 15, 2012 0:00 - 1 CommentCeasefire's Jonny Benett reviews ‘Over the Wall’ and reflects on what a documentary about Palestinian kids playing football can tell us about mainstream western media portrayals.
Film & TV, New in Ceasefire - Saturday, November 24, 2012 0:00 - 3 CommentsAmidst the critical accolades and commercial success, Skyfall, the latest and most successful instalment of the James Bond franchise, unintentionally exposes the political contradictions of a changing era, argues Tony McKenna.
Arts & Culture, Film & TV, Music & Dance, New in Ceasefire - Friday, June 22, 2012 0:00 - 1 CommentAs a new documentary by Pablo Navarrete, Jody Mcintyre and Lowkey is being released this summer, Derek Oakley went to a special screening of Navarrete's earlier film "inside the revolution" and reflects on its depiction of Venezuela, Chavez and the people living revolution.
Ceasefire Bites, Film & TV - Thursday, June 7, 2012 0:00 - 0 CommentsCeasefire presents an exclusive excerpt featuring 'Master', a Venezuelan rapper who appears in ‘Hip Hop Revolución’, a new documentary on music, politics and revolution in Venezuela.
Film & TV, New in Ceasefire - Tuesday, May 29, 2012 12:38 - 3 CommentsMurray Goulden revisits two acclaimed, powerful dramas about corruption and crime in Rio De Janeiro.
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