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Fighting the elements: running a festival in the eye of a storm
Posted on June 21, 2018
Scotland may be notorious for erratic weather but GFT's Programme Assistant Chris Kumar thought he had seen it all. He was proven wrong this past February when Glasgow Film Festival was paid a visit by one of the harshest cold waves in years, the Beast from the East.
Why short films matter: Roisin Mullins on her FEDS placement at Aesthetica Short Film Festival
Posted on June 7, 2018
Short films are a unique and powerful art form, so why do we not give them more space in film culture? Roisin Mullins, one of our FEDS trainees, working at Aesthetica Short Film Festival in York, tells us why shorts are much more than a stepping stone and deserve to have a place in your cinema.
Cannes 2018: Jonny's blog
Posted on May 18, 2018
Slow-burning psychological dramas, Wages of Fear -esque thrillers and a story of a young boy surviving in poverty with his family in Lebanon are amongst the cinematic highlights seen by our Senior Film Programmer Jonny Courtney at Cannes Film Festival this year.