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An Interview with Animation Director Isabel Garrett

Isabel Garrett is an award-winning Welsh animation director whose work utilizes elements of stop motion, puppetry, and live action to explore the intersection between...

MANIFF Review: Love Type D

Adapting her 2011 short Lunch Date into a feature-length film, writer-director Sasha Collington delivers an enjoyably relatable romantic comedy with Love Type D. The...

MANIFF Review: Before the Fire

It's almost impossible to separate Before the Fire from the current coronavirus outbreak, given that the film is... set in the aftermath of a...

MANIFF Review: Language Arts

Though adapted from Stephanie Kallos' 2015 novel of the same name, Language Arts immediately feels like a staggeringly personal effort from writer-director Cornelia Duryée...

MANIFF Review: Lost Transmissions (2020)

“I just don’t see you being a cog in a big machine” - Theo Ross (Simon Pegg) Films have the ability to transport us to...

Editor's Choice

Left behind as The Earth Dies Screaming

Empty streets, deafening silence, and the feeling that it’s just too late to do anything; these are the pillars on which Terence Fisher constructs...

The Shape of Revenge: Revenge of the Creature and The Shape of Water

Since the release of Guillermo Del Toro’s The Shape of Water (2017), much has been said of its threads to Jack Arnold’s Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954). An...

Conversations with Frances Ha: The Intersection Between Sally Rooney’s Millennial Fiction and Greta Gerwig’s Mumblecore Classic

It might sound quite frivolous to compare two works of fiction based on the mere fact that their protagonists share the same name, but...

Back to Sincerity, Hope, and Love: Metamodernism in Sci-Fi

Science fiction films are often expressions of highly complex philosophical ideas. By utilizing genre tropes such as time travel, artificial intelligence, and space exploration,...

Inglourious Basterds at 10

Please note: This article from the offset contains spoilers for Inglourious Basterds and other Tarantino movies, including Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood. This month...

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Melasól Release New Single ‘Trance Away’

'Trance Away -- just yesterday. The song comes after Melasól's self-titled EP which was published earlier this year. 'Trance Away' will be part of Melasól's...

Patricia Lalor Previews Upcoming EP with New Single ‘To Cope’

Patricia Lalor has shared a new single called 'To Cope', taken from her upcoming EP This Is How We Connect, While You Stand So...

Sabrina Claudio and The Weeknd Team Up on New Song ‘Christmas Blues’

The Weeknd and Sabrina Claudio have linked up on a festive new track called 'Christmas Blues'. The song serves as the title track to...

Watch Kurt Vile Cover John Prine’s ‘Speed of the Sound of Loneliness’ on ‘Seth Meyers’

Kurt Vile appeared on Late Night with Seth Meyers to perform his rendition of John Prine’s 'Speed of the Sound of Loneliness'. Check it out...

Alanis Morissette Covers John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s ‘Happy Xmas (War Is Over)’

Alanis Morissette has shared a cover of John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s classic 'Happy Xmas (War Is Over)'. It arrives with an accompanying music...

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