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Calling all film students, cinephiles and critics – Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival 2018

The Lift-Off Film Festival returns to Manchester next week to celebrate the best that the independent film community in the North of ...

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The Big Lebowski at 20: the story of a rug

The Coen Brothers’ The Big Lebowski turns 20 this month, but the cult classic wasn’t always as popular as it is now, ...

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Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival 2018

Coming back to Manchester for the second time, Lift-Off Film Festival will take place on the 28th and 29th of March, at ...

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Calling all film students, cinephiles and critics –

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The Big Lebowski at 20: the story of

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Calling all film students, cinephiles and critics – Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival 2018

Don’t miss the chance to get involved with this year’s Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival!

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The Big Lebowski at 20: the story of a rug

A rug that not only tied the room together, but also the narrative

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Manchester Lift-Off Film Festival 2018

The International Lift-Off Film Festival is coming back to Manchester at the end of the month to showcase high quality independent film

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The Lift-Off Global Network story

The story behind the ever-growing global independent film network, Lift-Off

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In Conversation with Lynne Ramsay

Lynne Ramsay talks about her latest film, the current state of cinema, and the time Joaquin Phoenix punched an extra

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90th Oscars Roundup

Books Editor James Gill takes a look at 11 of the biggest categories at this year’s ceremony

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Highlights from MANIFF 2018

Top picks from this years Manchester International Film Festival

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In conversation with Andrey Zvyagintsev

Andrey talks about where his love of film began and his views on how it is to be an artist in Russia, and jokes about his upcoming comedy about Manchester United

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‘The Italian Job’ is the best film ever, and nothing will change my mind

The endlessly quotable heist masterpiece that is 1969’s “The Italian Job” gets better every time you watch it and makes you smile, no matter what.

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In conversation with HOME’s film programming team

“I don’t think cinemas should only be there to provide entertainment. They also need to educate, enlighten, provoke, stimulate.”

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Our top ten films of 2017

Deputy Film Editor Jamie McEvoy presents the best films of the past year, as voted by Mancunion Film

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Why Disney’s potential acquisition of 20th Century Fox is a dangerous idea

Pass go, collect $200 and use that for two tickets and a small popcorn for Avengers Vs X-Men