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Arthouse film – the new event cinema?

March 7, 2014


The concern that arthouse film is being pushed out of its natural home in the cinema continues to grow.  Far too many films are being made for the available cinema screen space – the number of films produced in Europe has risen by more than 70% over the last decade. And remakes, adaptations and sequels […]

Ken Loach The Spirit of ’45 interview

March 4, 2013


SampoMedia founder Michael Gubbins will be hosting a Q&A with director Ken Loach about his documentary The Spirit of ’45 at a screening in Cardiff this week. The film, which premiered at the Berlin International Film Festival, is a polemical piece looking back at the foundation of the welfare state and the optimistic socialism of post-War Britain […]