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Harmless Kicks and Famous Faces


Without any intention of undermining the other exceptional British submissions, I feel like I must say a couple of words about the famous faces in the competition: Ben Whishaw and Alan Rickman. Don’t… Continue reading

Pop-up Swiss Cine Chalet


Swiss animations, short film and documentaries galore from 12.00 to 19.30 p.m. every day. Located in the Parlour Showrooms, as you’ve never seem them before. Video by Ben Garfield, Rory Gibson.

Food for thought from Chris Auty


Encounters Film Festival is all about dreams, ideals and visions, but every now and then we need a person to bring us back to earth. Sometimes, we need people to put pen to… Continue reading