Orla Smith
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Orla thinks that Sofia Coppola is the greatest living director, so you'll probably disagree with her at least 50% of the time. At least. She was born and raised in Watford which, for all you internationals out there, is near enough to London for you to mentally-register it as such, if you don't know what a Watford is. She's studying film and hopes to make a few of them herself one day, but in the meantime she's happy watching, writing and talking about them every hour of every day. Really, it's unhealthy. Somebody should stop her.

Call Me By Your Name

RUSH TO SEE

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On Chesil Beach

TRY TO SEE

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Ava

The first of 12 days of LFF began this Wednesday with the UK premiere of Andy Serkis' Breathe. I didn't see it. That kind of

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Raindance 25th

The 2017 Raindance Film Festival has given out its awards and is now over. 12 days of under the radar films ― some which will

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The Receptionist

Jenny Lu's The Receptionist lets us know we're in London through a series of establishing shots: recognisable landmarks amongst a sea of towering buildings,

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Blood Simple

Blood Simple is an apt title for the Coen brothers' debut feature. The phrase originated in Dashiell Hammett's 1929 novel Red Harvest, in which 'blood

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Raindance17 Interview: Siblings Director Laura Plancarte

Ever since he came to power, it's become impossible not to notice when films depict how it feels to live in Trump's America. Of course,

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Hello Again

Hello Again is insane. It's quite something to go into a film like this blind. I knew very little: only that it is a musical

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LFF 2017

The 2017 London Film Festival will run from October 4th to October 15th, showcasing a range of approximately 250 exciting new films ― many

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