Sundance Utah hit comedy, The Big Sick, transferred to Sundance London in advance of its UK cinema release in July. With the London festival in full swing, Filmoria’s Freda Cooper talked to its director Michael Showalter about how a top Bollywood star became part of the cast, as well as his own... Read more
Making its first appearance in the UK at this year’s Sundance London, urban action movie Bushwick catapults the residents of the New York suburb into an invasion scenario – but one where the enemy is neither alien nor foreign. Filmoria’s Freda Cooper grabbed a few minutes at the busy... Read more
British cinema re-locates its tradition of tough, emotional dramas from its usual urban setting into the countryside this week with the arrival of The Levelling, the first feature from director/writer Hope Dickson Leach. Set against the backdrop of the devastating 2014 floods in Somerset, the film examines how one... Read more
After over 50 years as an actor, James Cosmo is one of the most recognisable faces on the big and small screen. By the time his breakthrough role came along in Braveheart (1995), he’d already starred in nine films and over 70 TV movies and series. Those craggy features... Read more
Photo: Ricky Middlesworth Having filmed with both Marvel heroes in Chris Evans and Tom Holland for the upcoming Gifted and Spider-Man: Homecoming respectively, young star Jona Xiao is certainly working with some incredible talent at current and, having also starred in Keeping With The Joneses most recently, she’s adding... Read more
Filmoria sat down with lead actor, Alex Chang to talk about his latest comedy TV show ‘Pete and Whitely’ and new post-WWII period drama ‘Pao’. Can you tell us about your recent comedy ‘Pete and Whitely’? Absolutely! The show is essentially a satirical look at behind-the-counter life in a... Read more
As the only person seen on screen for the full duration of Warren Dudley’s tense and enthralling Cage, Lucy Quinlan has a mammoth task upon her hands and provides a striking and incredible performance to help drive the film’s rather strong narrative to an impressive level. Taking time out... Read more
We caught up with debutant writer-director Nicolas Pesce to discuss his bloodcurdling horror, The Eyes of My Mother.
Filmoria sat down with leading lady, Alexandra Rosario to talk about her latest film ‘California Dreams’ currently out on iTunes, Amazon, VUDU, Fios, Direct TV etc. Firstly, congratulations on your latest movie ‘California Dreams’. Can you tell us about the film? California Dreams is a drama-feature film that follows the... Read more
We sat down with Kelly Reichardt – director of the spellbinding Certain Women, starring Kristen Stewart and Michelle Williams – ahead of its UK release this Friday.
Following its trail-blazing TV spot at this year’s Super Bowl, the tires are well and truly warmed up for the return of the Fast and Furious franchise, with The Fate of the Furious arriving in cinemas this April. In anticipation for the upcoming eighth instalment in this long-running franchise,... Read more