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The Cube Microplex – Photo Journal

The Cube Microplex – Photo Journal

In the UK, Bristol’s Stokes Croft neighbourhood is characterised by the warm spirit of its dwellers, its accessible-to-all cultural centres, and its endless assortment of alternative, sustainable businesses. Tucked away in its bosom – The Cube Microplex....

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The Perilous Popularity of the YouTube Vlogger

The Perilous Popularity of the YouTube Vlogger

It’s always a sorry state of affairs when you find yourself unable to participate in a conversation. We’ve all been there - the work drinks, the family dinner, the small talk at the hairdresser’s - when talk turns to a topic you really should know about but...

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Best of the Imagine Film Festival

Best of the Imagine Film Festival

Once again, the Imagine Film Festival takes up its two-week residence in Amsterdam’s EYE Film Museum and promises to ‘open the minds’ of the thousands of cinema-goers who flock to the event. Whereas other festivals might focus on more art-house offerings,...

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Mr.Frank approves – Carnage

Mr.Frank approves – Carnage

What could be more unappealing and self-worthy than a fake documentary about veganism? In a world in which Donald Trump defecates all over the basic principles of democracy on a daily basis, do we really more things to feel bad about? Everyone who’s not a...

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Director Profile – Ben Reed

Director Profile – Ben Reed

Welsh director Ben Reed now lives in London but still directs films. Having directed music videos for major artists including Blur, George Ezra, and Wiley, Ben is still known for his playful inventiveness and the deadpan sense of humour which permeates all of...

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At the movies with Mr.Frank

At the movies with Mr.Frank

In a world where Netflix reigns supreme, Amsterdam has somehow managed to retain a thriving independent cinema scene. Due largely in part to the excellent Cineville membership scheme (seriously, it’s great), Amsterdammers have never had a greater range of...

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Director Profile – Brett de Vos

Director Profile – Brett de Vos

Heavily tattooed and perennially top-knotted, South African-born film director Brett de Vos cuts an inimitable swathe through his adopted home of Amsterdam. Known for his punchy commercial style and more experimental narrative projects, Brett is a long-term...

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Dos and Don'ts on Set

Dos and Don'ts on Set

Working in film is a tricky business, and life on set can be intimidating, particularly for the uninitiated. Luckily, Mr.Frank has many years of filmmaking experience, with the physical and mental scars to prove it. Now, we're lifting the lid on the...

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