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News: Hyper Japan 2014

Konnichiwa readers! The UK’s biggest celebration of Japanese culture, cuisine, entertainment and technology is BACK! Yes, Hyper Japan 2014 is nearly upon us. For all those people who are obsessed with the Far Eastern culture, there will so much on show that everyone will be satisfied. Taking place at Earls …


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Jameson Empire Awards x Luke Drozd

Award season is well and truly upon us, and to celebrate the announcement of of the 2014 nominations for the Jameson Empire Awards, the Irish Whiskey company has done something rather cool. They’ve commissioned South London-based illustrator, Luke Drozd, to create a series of rather visually pleasing alternative film …



Short Sighted Cinema

Short Sighted Cinema will be taking over Ritzy Cinema, Brixton, on the 18th of next month for their February Edition. The evening will consist of screenings of short films from the leading and emerging underground talents in film-making, alongside Q&A, a bit of booze, and some top notch cinephilic banter.…



Eyes Without a Face

Experiemental production company Punchdrunk have teamed with the British Film Institute to screen the classic French-Italian horror flick Eyes Without a Face on the set of The Drowned Man: A Hollywood Fable; a co-production between Punchdrunk and the National Theatre. Part of the intricate set design for The Drowned



Go ‘Into The Valley’ with PMR Records

PMR Record’s new film, ‘Into The Valley’ follows artists Jessie Ware, Disclosure and Julio Bashmore on their journeys to their first ever Coachella debuts. The film shows the artists and the PMR team in their many Coachella enthused adventures.

‘Into The Valley’ is not just another concert documentary. …



Unlock Art: Browsing the International Art Market

Tate and Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts have unveiled their second of eight films in the ‘Unlock Art’ series which will be released online, on a monthly basis. Unlock Art: Browsing the International Art Market, starring Sally Phillips (Crackanory, Miranda and Smack The Pony), explores our society’s ever growing fascination …



Premium Russian Vodka: A Whole New Level

Russian Standard Vodka, the world’s no. 1 premium vodka is taking their liquid courage to a whole new level.  Their new film in collaboration with Jason Silva(Emmy nominated filmmaker and futurist philosopher) titled “Russian Standard Vodka-Vodka As It Should Be 2013,” explores the wonder and convergence of nature and science. …



Preview: UK Film Festival 2013

Opening its door for the third year on November 11th, the UK Film festival will celebrate filmmaking talent from around the world. The festival offers awards for Best Short Film, Best Feature Film, Best Documentary, Best Animation, Best Music Video, Best British Short Film and Best Student Film as well …


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Virgin Media Shorts unveil their 2013 competition lineup

The annual short film festival, made up of 13 films from all corners of the UK, will be judged by a number of prominent industry figures, including This is England director Shane Meadows, former Doctor Who David Tennant and film critic James King, and the winner, who will receive a …



Interview: Baillie Walsh (Springsteen & I)

There’s only one boss. The Boss. And he goes by the name of Bruce Springsteen.

My love for Bruce began the first time my dad put on Born In The USA album on a family road trip and it hasn’t faltered since. Neither has it for the millions of Springsteen …