PIFF 2022: Nightshades – Review

Release Date – TBC, Cert – N/A, Run-time – 1 hour 21 minutes, Director – Sophie Tavert Macian When three friends (Lorine Wolff, Julie Tavert, Malina Ioana-Ferrante) reunite in the middle of a pandemic to mourn the loss of one of their aunts, things begin to turn sinister as the experiment with the occult. There’sContinue reading “PIFF 2022: Nightshades – Review”

PIFF 2022: For The Love Of Noise – Review

Release Date – TBC, Cert – N/A, Run-time – 55 minutes, Director – Alan Cross A look at Brighton’s experimental noise scene and how it has developed over the years. It’s hard not to have your interest peaked when hearing band names such as Leopard Leg, Thee Bald Knobbers and Cementimental. More so when youContinue reading “PIFF 2022: For The Love Of Noise – Review”

PIFF 2022: Anima – Review

Release Date – TBC, Cert – N/A, Run-time – 1 hour 2 minutes, Director – Liliya Timirzyanova Conductor Anna (Alina Korol) leaves her life to live alone in the quiet of the forest, however when chorister Aglaya (Elizaveta Shakira) arrives to convince her to return the two begin to form an almost silent relationship. AnimaContinue reading “PIFF 2022: Anima – Review”

PIFF 2022: Silent River – Review

Release Date – TBC, Cert – N/A, Run-time – 2 hours 1 minute, Director – Chris Chan Lee While attempting to reconcile with his wife, Elliot (West Liang) meets mysterious figure Greta (Amy Tsang), who looks exactly like his wife and appears to be hiding something, in a desert motel. There’s much within the openingContinue reading “PIFF 2022: Silent River – Review”

PIFF 2022: Pink Opaque – Review

Release Date – Available now, Cert – 15, Run-time – 1 hour 30 minutes, Director – Derrick Perry A struggling Los Angeles film student (Elijah Boothe) attempts to put together his final project while charting a growing romantic relationship and connecting with his career-fading uncle (Chaim Dunbar). There’s much of within co-writer (alongside Dave Ragsdale)Continue reading “PIFF 2022: Pink Opaque – Review”

PIFF 2022: A Beautiful Curse – Review

Release Date – TBC, Cert – N/A, Run-time – 1 hour 32 minutes, Director – Martin Garde Abildgaard Photographer Samuel (Mark Strepan) arrives on a mysterious island where everyone appears to be asleep, striking up a relationship with Stella (Olivia Vinall), the only person who seems to be awake and not monitoring those who areContinue reading “PIFF 2022: A Beautiful Curse – Review”

PIFF 2022: A Machine To Live In – Review

Release Date – TBC, Cert – N/A, Run-time – 1 hour 29 minutes, Directors – Yoni Goldstein, Meredith Zielke Documentary looking at the futuristic design and architecture of Brasília, the capital of Brazil, and the cult-like and alien links and beliefs tied to it. As Yoni Goldstein and Meredith Zielke’s observant camera pans around theContinue reading “PIFF 2022: A Machine To Live In – Review”