Vismrit | Derby Film Festival 2018
For my last bit of coverage of the 2018 Derby Film Festival I take in some profoundly miserable Nepalese surrealism!
The Kurodians | Derby Film Festival 2018
The Bookshop | Derby Film Festival 2018
A cosy period piece about the joys of reading! Patchy and less than the sum of its parts, The Bookshop nevertheless has much to offer.
Suffering of Ninko | Derby Film Festival 2018
The UK premiere of a Japanese erotic fantasy! It’s every bit as strange as its premise suggests, but what’s really remarkable is just how peaceful the whole thing is.
Marissa in the Woods | Derby Film Festival 2018
Here’s a half-baked curate’s egg that nonetheless leaves a good taste in the mouth!
Backstage Jazz Mystery | Derby Film Festival 2018
Anton Sukharev invites YOU to take a hallucinogenic journey through some kind of jazzy hellish cityscape!
Jeune Femme | Derby Film Festival 2018
What happens when you lose everything? You just start again. You start all over again.
Leon Must Die | Derby Film Festival 2018
Zero budget labour of love proves that sci-fi does not have to be big to be beautiful! Small stories, told well, can be every bit as compelling as an interstellar blockbuster – if not more so.
My All-Night Action Film/Trash Cinema Freakout Failure | Derby Film Festival 2018