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BUFS preview: The Commune

Thomas Vinterberg, the leading Danish director, first rose to prominence in the 1990s as one of the protagonists of the hyper-realist Dogme 95 movement when his powerful, internationally acclaimed fa...
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BUFS Preview: Tulip fever

Justin Chadwick’s last feature-length outing was Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom, the Nelson Mandela biopic starring Idris Elba, but his first feature film was The Other Boleyn Girl, an impassioned tal...
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BUFS Preview: the other side of hope

  Aki Kaurismaki, the famed Finnish director, has been honing his trademark deadpan, serio-comic style for over 35 years now.  He first rose to international prominence in the late-1980s and early-19...
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BUFS Preview: 78-52

In 2014 Alexandre O. Philippe had a hit at Sundance with Doc of the Dead, a probing study of the zombie genre and its cultural significance.  Philippe has returned to the horror film on his latest do...
I Daniel Blake

BUFS Preview: I, Daniel Blake

This week BUFS is pleased to present I, Daniel Blake, a heartfelt political Drama from English director Ken Loach. Ken Loach’s 2016 Palme d’Or winning film I, Daniel Blake follows an ailing carpenter...