Derby film festival is proud to welcome some of the UKs top film bloggers and podcasters to the festival, covering all the events and screenings and capturing the atmosphere.
From A Bout de Souffle to Zabriskie Point, Hope Lies at 24 Frames Per Second attempts to cover every corner of the cinema spectrum. From reviews of the latest theatrical releases to in-depth analysis of both familiar classics and overlooked greats, we hope to cater for every taste, providing a tailored approach to online film criticism.
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Midlands Movies launched in January 2012 and casts an eye over new films, movies and shorts from large scale Hollywood blockbusters to local film-makers and scriptwriters based in the Midlands area. We have plenty of new reviews and feature blogs including Spotlights on films, movie groups, shorts and make-up artists from the locality.
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Storge is an independent publication covering music, arts and culture in Derby and the surrounding ares. It celebrates creativity across the arts from the mainstream to the grassroots, from the conventional to counter-culture and everything in-between.
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Bloop magazine is a new independent publication covering the most interesting and powerful film, music, art, ideas and cultural travel that doesn’t register on the mainstream radar. Cult classics, oddities, challenging works and acts of revolution from the silver screen is what you’ll find on Bloop’s film pages.
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Diegesis is the unconventional magazine of film and television criticism. Creative, conceptual and critical, our online and print-based magazine features new writers, original articles, and thought-provoking approaches to big screen and small, feature-length and short. Based at Southampton Solent University, we take a closer look at debates in screen culture, offer interviews to enlighten and reflect on issues that impact industry. This is Diegesis magazine: informed, insightful and intelligent.
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Backseat Mafia is a website founded in the spirit of exploration and discovery, covering music, film, art and anything else that takes our fancy. We strive to cover an eclectic range in each medium, celebrating the diverse melting pot of creativity and talent which exists all around the world.
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Kinnemaniac is a movie blog edited by freelance film journalist Simon Kinnear, a longstanding contributor to Total Film who has also written for Digital Spy, VODZilla, SFX and Doctor Who Magazine amongst others.
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The Betamax Revolt is a film blog designed to house reviews and critical essays edited by freelance film critic Christina Newland. Christina is a contributor to The Guardian, New Empress Magazine, Film Matters, Hope Lies Periodical, and Kubrick on the Guillotine, and also programs a 1970's American film night, Watergate Cinematek, at the Broadway Cinema in Nottingham.
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