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Brussels Film Festival 2014

Broken Hill Blues: a world at risk

Broken Hill Blues: a world at risk

In the most northern of Swedish cities, a group of teenagers slowly leave childhood to the rhythm of telluric squeaks in an iron mine  

16/06/2014 | Brussels Film Festival 2014

Of Horses and Men wins the Golden Iris Award at the Brussels Film Festival

Of Horses and Men wins the Golden Iris Award at the Brussels Film Festival

The Brussels Film Festival drew to a close this weekend, with the top award going to Icelandic film Of Horses and Men. The Reunion and Farewell to the Moon snagged three and two awards, respectively  

16/06/2014 | Brussels Film Festival 2014

Of Horses and Men: Love and death in the Icelandic countryside

Of Horses and Men: Love and death in the Icelandic countryside

The original feature-length film is entertaining and subtly cruel with various images that remain imprinted in the mind  

16/06/2014 | Brussels Film Festival 2014

Pierre Salvadori leads a script master class at the BRFF

Pierre Salvadori leads a script master class at the BRFF

En français: "The tone of a film is established in the first ten minutes; if you veer away from that, you run the risk of losing the viewer"  

13/06/2014 | Brussels Film Festival 2014

We are all Aces

We are all Aces

Galician director Alfonso Zarauza puts his name to Aces, a small autopsy of the Spanish crisis through the eyes of a young mother played by Lola Dueñas  

12/06/2014 | Brussels Film Festival 2014

The drama of bullying in The Reunion

The drama of bullying in The Reunion

The first feature length film by Swedish artist Anna Odell tells the story of a dramatic reunion between old classroom companions, between reality and fiction  

11/06/2014 | Brussels Film Festival 2014

I Am Yours: portrait of a woman without concessions

I Am Yours: portrait of a woman without concessions

With I Am Yours, Iram Haq shows an acrimonious portrait of a young, modern woman, brought to life by the beautiful energy of main actress, Amrita Acharia  

10/06/2014 | Brussels Film Festival 2014

Ärtico: cold existences

Ärtico: cold existences

Salamanca-based Gabriel Velázquez closes his trilogy on family with radical steps close to distraught teenage years in deep, rural Spain  

09/06/2014 | Brussels Film Festival 2014