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Review: Life, Animated

A young autistic boy manages to understand the world through Disney films

Photo: De Laurentiis Entertainment Group (DEG)

Revisiting: Blue Velvet

Eloïse Wright revisits Lynch’s classic

Photo: Pearl Street Films

Review: Manchester by the Sea

Manchester By The Sea portrays true grief and loss amidst Hollywood’s plethora of flashy meta-films

Photo: Summit Entertainment

Review: La La Land

La La Land is an homage to jazz which neglects to ultimately pay any viable homage to jazz

Photo: Doha Film Institute

Trump’s Muslim Ban affects Asghar Farhadi

Nominated Iranian director Asghar Farhadi barred from Oscars under Trump’s Muslim ban

Photo: Eros Entertainment

Feature: Biopics in Bollywood

Mritunjay Sharma explores the tradition of biopic films in Bollywood

Photo: Netflix

Review: A Series of Unfortunate Events

Lemony Snicket’s gruesome tales are reimagined for the screen as a Netflix series triumphs once again

Photo: Lucasfilm

Review — Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Rogue One is a beautiful love letter to the Star Wars mythology

Photo: Endgame Entertainment

Review: Snowden

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

Photo: Verdi Productions

Review: Bleed For This

Bleed for This is the captivating biopic Miles Teller needed to engrave his name in the hallmarks of cinema recognition

Photo: Produzioni Europee Associati (PEA)

Last Tango in Paris abuse allegations resurfaced

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

Photo: Film 44

2016 in Film

A letter from the Head Film Editor summarising this year’s film scene