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Close-Up Film Chat to the Stars of New British Film Wild Bill

Out on parole after 8 years inside Bill Hayward returns home to find his now 11 and 15 year old sons abandoned by their mother and fending for themselves. Unwilling to play Dad, an uncaring Bill is determined to move on.
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Step Up 4: Miami Heat – Trailer

Ryan Guzman and Kathryn McCormick star in the fourth instalment of the worldwide smash Step Up franchise, which sets the dancing against the vibrant backdrop of Miami, directed by Scott Speer.
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Bollywood Fraternity Show Their Support For 7 Welcome To London

Bollywood Fraternity Show Their Support For 7 Welcome To London | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
Some of the biggest names in Bollywood have been complimenting the slick romantic British Thriller ‘7 Welcome To London’ set to release on 9th March.
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“Strange Fruit: The Beatles’ Apple Records” documentary coming April 24

“Strange Fruit: The Beatles’ Apple Records” documentary coming April 24 | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
In 1968, under a haze of publicity, The Beatles opened their collective door to all manner of musicians, writers, artists, film-makers, inventors, designers, freaks and more than a fair share of opportunist sharks.
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Farmers Weekly launch Wellywood spoof movie competition

Farmers Weekly launch Wellywood spoof movie competition | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
Welcome to Wellywood! Forget the Oscars. Forget the BAFTAs. Farmers Weekly is launching a new competition to seek out film buffs and wannabe moo-vie makers in the British countryside.
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New Film COCAINE UNWRAPPED develops current debate on the UK’s Drugs Policy

New Film COCAINE UNWRAPPED develops current debate on the UK’s Drugs Policy | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
Special public premiere ahead of theatrical release hosts the former UK Deputy Drugs Czar on its panel debate Wednesday 23rd November 2011 – London: A new film which brings a timely and unique spotlight onto the global war on drugs, and specifically...
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Resistance (PG) | Close-Up Film Review

Resistance (PG) | Close-Up Film Review | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
Dir. Amit Gupta, UK/Germany, 2011, Dur. 92 mins Cast: Andrea Riseborough, Tom Wlaschiha, Michael Sheen Review by C...
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Voting for the Jameson Empire Awards 2012 is now OPEN

Voting for the Jameson Empire Awards 2012 is now OPEN | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
The Jameson Empire Awards 2012 will take place on 25 March 2012 and voting for the Awards is now OPEN!
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Dream House (15) | Close-Up Film Review

Dream House (15) | Close-Up Film Review | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
Dir.Jim Sheridan, USA, 2011, 92 mins Cast: Daniel Craig, Rachel Weisz, Naomi Watts, Review by Carol Allen This film raises a number of questions, the first one being, why has such high class talent as Sheridan, Craig, Weisz and Watts concerned themselves...
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My Week with Marilyn (15) | Close-Up Film Review

My Week with Marilyn (15) | Close-Up Film Review | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
Dir. Simon Curtis, USA, 2011, 99 mins Cast: Michelle Williams, Eddie Redmayne, Kenneth Branagh.
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2.8 Day Later – a mini ‘making of’ movie

2.8 Day Later – a mini ‘making of’ movie | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
2.8 Day Later – a mini ‘making of’ movie from Trinity Leeds on Vimeo. 150 film makers were  challenged to write, shoot and finish a film in under three days.
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‘The Crisis Of Civilization’– Two Free Screenings!

‘The Crisis Of Civilization’– Two Free Screenings! | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
London Premiere Gala of new documentary 'The Crisis Of Civilization'.About the film:Documentary filmmaker Dean Puckett interrogates the writer and international security analyst Dr Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed, author of A User’s Guide to the Crisis of...
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SCREENWRITING SEASON | BAFTA Guru

SCREENWRITING SEASON | BAFTA Guru | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
Inspiring Minds in Film, TV and Video Games. Interviews, masterclasses and more from BAFTA. (RT @BAFTA: Screenwriting Season begins on BAFTA Guru!
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BFI Premieres Restored Silent Hitchcock The Ring With New Live Jazz Score By Soweto Kinch

BFI Premieres Restored Silent Hitchcock The Ring With New Live Jazz Score By Soweto Kinch | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
13th July, Hackney Empire – a LOCOG London Festival 2012 event   As part of the BFI’s blockbuster summer project The Genius of Hitchcock, it is announced today that Hitchcock’s early silent film The Ring (1927) will be premiered in its newly restored...
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Interview: Joss Whedon – The Cabin in the Woods

Joss Whedon tells us what makes The Cabin in the Woods so special to celebrate the release of his genre-defying movie Five friends go to a remote cabin in the woods. Bad things happen. If you think you know this story, think again.
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DELICACY – Audrey Tautou – In Cinemas 13 April

DELICACY – Audrey Tautou – In Cinemas 13 April | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
a film by David and Stéphane Foenkinos Screenplay by David Foenkinos Based on his novel “La Délicatesse”   UK RELEASE: 13 April 2012 Nathalie has a wonderful life. She is young, beautiful and has the perfect marriage.
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Film Oxford – Latest News

SCREENINGS & EVENTS International Womens Screening Night Friday 9th March 7.30pm-10.00pm. This screening will be held at Film Oxford, 54Catherine Street, OX37HT.
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The London International Animation Festival Presents The Wonderfully Strange Animation Of Suzan Pitt

DATE: SATURDAY MARCH 31 VENUE: THE HORSE HOSPITAL, 30 Colonnade, London WC1N 1JD. Nearest tube is Russell Square. TIME: Doors open 7pm, screening 7:30-9:45, Q&A with Suzan Pitt 9:45-10:45.
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Investigating the Investigators: Ethical Dilemmas in TV Journalism – Monday 5th December, 18.45pm at BAFTA

Investigating the Investigators: Ethical Dilemmas in TV Journalism – Monday 5th December, 18.45pm at BAFTA | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
Princess Anne Theatre, 195 Piccadilly   In the wake of the phone hacking scandal and as the Leveson Inquiry is launched, the culture, practices and ethics of the press have never been so boldly in the spotlight.
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From the Close-Up Archives – Sympathy For The Devil

From the Close-Up Archives – Sympathy For The Devil | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
The rise of a dark hero in comic book adaptations In 1939 Bob Kane created Batman - a revenge-driven vigilante who dressed as bat to strike fear into the hearts of the criminals he hunted down.
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Take Shelter (15) | Close-Up Film Review

Take Shelter (15) | Close-Up Film Review | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
Dir.Jeff Nichols, USA, 2010, 121 mins Cast: Michael Shannon, Jessica Chastain, Shea Whigham, Katy Mixon, Kathy Baker, Tova Stewart Review by Dee Pilgrim There’s a terrific slow build to this quiet, thoughtful film that excels in steering viewers down...
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Moneyball (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

Moneyball (12A) | Close-Up Film Review | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
Dir. Bennett Miller, USA, 133mins, 2011 Cast: Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill, Phillip Seymour-Hoffman, Chris Pratt Review by Matthew Rodgers At this moment in time,ManchesterCitysits atop the English Premier League after being funded with limitless riches...
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The Deep Blue Sea (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

The Deep Blue Sea (12A) | Close-Up Film Review | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
Dir. Terence Davies, USA/UK, 98 mins, 2011 Cast: Rachel Weisz, Tom Hiddlestone, Simon Russell Beale Review by Matthew Rodgers Many will approach this, as I did, with very little knowledge of the stage play origins of the source text or the lauded...
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25th Leeds International Film Festival announces award winners, and acceptance as Academy Award® qualifying festival

25th Leeds International Film Festival announces award winners, and acceptance as Academy Award® qualifying festival | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
21st November 2011, Leeds, UK – The 25th Leeds International Film Festival has announced its Audience Award winners and three prestigious Jury prizes.
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Shame in Cinemas 13th January 2012

Shame in Cinemas 13th January 2012 | From Close-upfilm.com | Scoop.it
Brandon (Michael Fassbender) is a 30-something man living comfortably in New York balancing a busy job and active social life.
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