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Yearly Archives: 2017

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Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival 2017- Day 2 Shorts, Part 2

Eloïse Wright covers five of the short films from the second day of the Manchester Lift-Off Festival

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Lift-Off film festival 2017 review: Where The Windmills Are

Where The Windmills Are was the third and final feature film shown at the Lift-Off film festival in March 2017, and was very popular amongst the audience at Texture in Manchester’s Northern Quarter

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Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival 2017- Day 1 Shorts, Part 2

Eloïse Wright covers The Last Laugh, The Track, Faustine, The Wolves Beyond the Timber and Retriever from the Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival

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Lift-Off Film Festival 2017 Review: Northern Lights

17 year old Nicholas Connor debut feature film

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Festival Preview: Slam Dunk

Katie Shepherd looks ahead to Slam Dunk 2017, which is certain to be a brilliant celebration of pop-punk

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Review: See No Evil — The Moors Murders

A sensitive but profound look at the horrific real-life Moors Murderers

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Lift-Off Film Festival 2017 Review: Busking Turf Wars

First-time director Peter Trifunovic hits gold with busking mockumentary

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Live: Mallory Knox

Hannah Brierley is impressed by a passionate and explosive performance

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Beyonce’s Lemonade: One year on

Beyoncé was served lemons, but did she manage to make lemonade? Charlie Maudsley looks back on Beyoncé’s latest, one year on

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Review: A Silent Voice

A Silent Voice is a captivating and sensitive insight into the effect of high school bullying on individuals, writes Andrew Wong

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Tracks of the week: 10th April

Harry Styles’ baffling and bombastic solo debut leads our round-up of the week’s new releases

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Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival – Day One Shorts, Part One

James Gill covers the first set of short films from the Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival