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XpoNorth

The “miracle” that is the Highlands’ big creative festival.

Opinion

I, Daniel Blake

It’s received praise and criticism alike, but Loach’s latest hits too close to home to be dismissed as a mere polemic.

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Venus in Fur

Roman Polanski’s raunchy and enjoyable battle of the sexes revels in its own metafictional nature.

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August: Osage County

A tragic but entertaining family drama based on Tracy Letts’ 2008 Pulitzer Prize winning play.

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Quartet

Dustin Hoffman’s directorial debut is a finely-crafted, comedic meditation on the process of aging and the redemptive power of art

Interview

Interview: Isabel Mendes

Festival director of Africa in Motion (25 Oct-2 Nov) speaks to us about how African art has skyrocketed over the last ten years.

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Hospitalité (Kantai)

Rare cinematic experience which concerns itself with the humdrum of family life and what it takes to destroy it.

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Dogwoof: May Docs

Dogwoof’s dynamic May season of documentaries spotlights some attention on the lesser known activities from around the world.