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FILMFEST FOLLOWER EDINBURGH 19TH–30THJUNE 2019

OPENING NIGHT GALA BOYZ IN THE WOOD Directed by Ninian Doff Starring: Kate Dickie, Kevin Guthrie, Georgie Glen, Jonathan Aris Delirious, dark and outrageously funny. The film defies easy clarification, it’s a wild and offbeat journey into the Scottish islands that blends biting social comedy with a sprinkle of drugs and violence, delivering a cult film in the making.

FAMILY GALA UGLY DOLLS Directed by Kelly Asbury Starring: Kelly Clarkson, Nick Jonas, Janelle Monáie The much beloved toy phenomenon, Ugly Dolls hits the big screen with this fun-packed new animated musical adventure, featuring the acting and singing voices of a wonderful cast.

BEST OF BRITISH BAIT Directed by Mark Jenkin Starring: Edward Rowe, Mary Woodvine, Giles King A Cornish fisherman rails against tourism. A clash of the old worlds and the new. Martin Ward must deal with his brother Steven who uses their boat for tourist cruises, and the well-off Londoners who have bought his childhood home. The film is shot with an old Bolex camera in black & white 16mm.

BITTERSWEET – SYMPHONY Directed by Jamie Adams Starring: Suki Waterhouse, Jenniger Grey, Poppy Delevingne Hollywood meets Wales. Iris Evans, a woman whose Hollywood dreams are on the verge of coming true, but who finds herself caught up in various problems: her ex-boyfriend is causing trouble, her mother is on her deathbed and her hero, American icon, Eleanor Roberts (Jennifer Grey) has just arrived.

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THE BLACK FOREST Directed by Ruth Platt Starring: Hattie Ladbury, Sprine Aleksander Mikic Amusingly familiar to anyone who’s headed abroad for child-friendly holidays with another family. A love letter to Europe. The film follows a pair of dysfunctional families spending a welcome summer break in deepest Germany.

LOVE TYPE D Directed by Sasha Collington Starring: Maeve Dermody, Rory Stroud, Tovah Feldshuh After being dumped for the 11th time in a row, 27 year-old Frankie concludes that she is a ‘loser in love’ genre that predisposes her to chronic rejection for the rest of her life. Frustrated by the lack of a cure, she sets out on a quest that involves tracking down all her previous boyfriends to try to change her romantic future.

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Movies By MIlls (June 2019)  

A Magazine for Discerning Cinemagoers and Filmmakers. In this Months edition: June is the time for Sundance London, We have 6 reviews of fil...

Movies By MIlls (June 2019)  

A Magazine for Discerning Cinemagoers and Filmmakers. In this Months edition: June is the time for Sundance London, We have 6 reviews of fil...