The Mancunion

Britain's biggest student newspaper

James Gill

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Review: The Handmaiden

Park Chan-wook’s sumptuous take on Sarah Waters’ award-winning novel Fingersmith

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Feature: 12 Angry Men revisited

James Gill delves into the technical and dramatic successes of 12 Angry Men, evaluating it 60 years on from its original release date

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Review: Boss Baby

Maybe if I put a baby in a suit here you won’t notice the lack of a headline

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Review: Guardians of the Galaxy 2

Who needs a headline, just listen to an 80s song instead

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Lift-Off 2017: In Conversation with Nicholas Connor

James Gill Interviews the Northern Lights Director

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Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival 2017 Short Interview: Ascension

Rajnish Sharma on his post-apocalyptic short film

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Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival 2017 Short Interview: Hope

James Gill explores the development process of Adam A. Losurdo’s innovative zombie film

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Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival 2017 Short Interview: Found

An interview with Richard Hughes, director of Found

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Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival 2017 Documentary Interviews: Cabby and The Botanist

The Mancunion speaks to directors Maude Plante-Husaruk and Daniel Watts about their films which featured at the Manchester Lift-Off Festival 2017

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Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival – Day 3 Shorts Part 1

James Gill reviews five shorts from the final day of the Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival

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

James Gill outlines one half of the short film selection for the second day of the Lift-Off Film Festival

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Lift-Off Film Festival 2017 Review: Northern Lights

17 year old Nicholas Connor debut feature film