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Review: The Ghoul

Earlier this year, Jordan Peele showed the world how to make a debut as director with his socio-thriller/horror, Get Out.  An ominous ...

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How the ‘Shared Universe’ is taking over Hollywood

In 1977, the film franchise was born, with George Lucas’ Star Wars.  However, it was by no means the first seed of ...

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In Conversation with Kumail Nanjiani

It’s late on Thursday July 7th. Manchester is midway through a tight schedule of preview screenings and interviews, but Kumail and Emily ...

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Review: The Ghoul

Posted on Aug 15, 2017 1
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How the ‘Shared Universe’ is taking over Hollywood

Posted on Jul 13, 2017 2
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In Conversation with Kumail Nanjiani

Posted on Jul 13, 2017 3
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Review: The Ghoul

Directorial debutante Gareth Tunley’s The Ghoul marks a statement of intent from the Brit, yet ultimately lacks clarity and focus

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How the ‘Shared Universe’ is taking over Hollywood

After DC’s recently released Wonder Woman, and ahead of Marvel Studio’s upcoming Spiderman: Homecoming, Jamie McEvoy addresses the gargantuan on-screen elephant in the room which is the shared universe

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In Conversation with Kumail Nanjiani

Audiences in Manchester gain an insight into the making of The Big Sick

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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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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 2017- Day 3 Shorts Part 2

Eloïse Wright covers five of the the shorts from day 3 of the Manchester Lift-Off 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