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University of Manchester student premieres film at HOME

With ginger curls and a name like Christopher Murray, appearances deceive when it comes to meeting this University of Manchester Masters student-cum-director. ...

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Best Foreign Film: the politics behind it

The Oscars 2017 was filled with a lot of exciting and strange events, but amongst all the glitter, glamour and excitement, there ...

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The Rise of Damien Chazelle

Now the dust has settled from the 89th Academy Awards we can begin to truly appreciate Damien Chazelle’s meteoric rise to Hollywood’s ...

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University of Manchester student premieres film at HOME

Posted on Mar 17, 2017 1
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Best Foreign Film: the politics behind it

Posted on Mar 15, 2017 2
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The Rise of Damien Chazelle

Posted on Mar 8, 2017 3
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University of Manchester student premieres film at HOME

Christopher Murray sits down with The Mancunion to unpack his second feature length film, El Cristo Ciego (The Blind Christ)

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Best Foreign Film: the politics behind it

Mritunjay Sharma expands on the problematic nature of foreign nomination at the Oscars

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The Rise of Damien Chazelle

The Oscars are over and it’s time to reflect on Chazelle’s journey to the top

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Manchester Film Festival Opening Gala

The Manchester Film Festival kicks off to a flying start

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Q&A with Free Fire director Ben Wheatley

Director Ben Wheatley and actor Micheal Smiley preview their new film Free Fire at HOME with a special Q&A

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Feature: short documentaries of Sergei Loznitsa

Mritunjay Sharma profiles Sergei Loznitsa’s documentary film career

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Feature: Interview with filmmaker Josh Appignanesi

The New Man is now available in cinemas and on iTunes

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Second Oscar nomination for Orlando von Einsiedel

The former University of Manchester Anthropology student has been nominated for the second time in two years

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Feature: T2 and Danny Boyle Q&A

After last year’s successful Steve Jobs Q&A, HOME Patron Danny Boyle returns to his hometown discussing T2. Choose to find out what happened on the night — choose to read

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Feature: Biopics in Bollywood

Mritunjay Sharma explores the tradition of biopic films in Bollywood

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Review: Snowden

Snowden successfully brings forward the issue of personal sacrifice for a greater good

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Last Tango in Paris abuse allegations resurfaced

The controversy around Last Tango in Paris is shocking, but all too familiar