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Adam Thornton

Bio

Adam is a budding film reviewer who is still working out how to use his Masters in Film Studies from Aberystwyth University. His main hobby is watching films, especially Hong Kong action cinema, although he has no (actual) knowledge of martial arts whatsoever! His other interests include stand-up comedy, but only as an audience member, and reading books about film. His quest to obtain a social life is still ongoing...

20 Nov 2017

The Road To Mandalay


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This look at the turbulent lives of two illegal immigrants has significant international relevance.

5 Nov 2017

3 Nov 2017

Wùlu


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An uncompromising tale which avoids the stylistic excesses of its Hollywood equivalents.

30 Oct 2017

Nawara


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A powerful, involving look at the Arab Spring’s effect on an ordinary Egyptian woman.

22 Oct 2017

16 Oct 2017

Happy 140


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A darkly-humorous, suspenseful parable of how greed can easily consume people

14 Oct 2017

10 Oct 2017

9 Oct 2017


Chavela


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Engaging, insightful and surprisingly funny documentary on a pioneering Mexican singer