Film Review | Macbeth
William Shakespeare's short and bloody play gets another big screen treatment courtesy of up-and-coming Australian director Justin Kurzel. But is this both gritty and stylised...
On the thin edge of the wedge | Sanna Lenken
Ahead of its screening as part of the Ziguzajg Arts Festival for Children & Young People, we speak to Swedish director Sanna Lenken about her debut feature film, My Skinny...
Film Review | Everest

Despite its star-studded cast and equally impressive locations, this based-on-a-true-story disaster bonanza is something of an unrewarding uphill climb. 

Despite its star-studded cast and equally impressive...

Small Cinemas conference explores national identity and on-location shooting

Currently underway in Valletta, the Small Cinemas conference deals with film production in ‘smaller’ cinema markets like Malta

Currently underway in Valletta, the Small Cinemas...

Holy film location, Batman! Christian Bale heading to Malta

The ‘Dark Knight’ star is said to be shooting historical drama in...

The ‘Dark Knight’ star is said to be shooting...

‘Celebrating our successes is key’

The Malta Film Commission will be celebrating 90 years of foreign film servicing with an anniversary concert at the Mediterranean Conference Centre at the end...

The Malta Film Commission will be celebrating 90 years of...

Film Review | Hitman: Agent 47

Formulaic to a fault and hardly breaking with the unceremonious tradition of dire video game adaptations, this shooter still gives way to nostalgic delights if...

Formulaic to a fault and hardly breaking with the...

Public consultation on new film policy launched

Tourism Minister says film industry funneled €100 million into...

Tourism Minister says film industry funneled €100...

When size does matter | Charlie Cauchi

We speak to Charlie Cauchi, organizer of the Small Cinemas conference which will this year take place in Malta over September 24-26. The conference will be...

We speak to Charlie Cauchi, organizer of the Small Cinemas...

Film Review | No Escape

Aggressively mediocre and unrepentantly racist, this 'Taken' pastiche may count a former James Bond among its cast, but the only thing it manages to...

Aggressively mediocre and unrepentantly racist, this...

Film Review | Anti-Social

Though it skates on familiar ground, Reg Traviss's gritty crime drama tries for a more ambitious thematic sweep... to disastrous results.

Though it skates on familiar ground, Reg Traviss's...

Danny Boyle confirms Trainspotting Sequel

Director Danny Boyle confirms that the hotly anticipated sequel to...

Director Danny Boyle confirms that the hotly anticipated...

Academy Award nominee Michael Fassbender in Malta for Assassin’s Creed filming

Big screen adaptation of Assassin’s Creed starts shooting in Malta

Big screen adaptation of Assassin’s Creed starts...

Film Review | Pixels

Lukewarm performances and a gimmick-heavy plot aren't even the worst things about this Adam Sandler movie

Lukewarm performances and a gimmick-heavy plot aren't...

Filmmaking through displacement and dispossession | Iury Lech

Ahead of his eclectic showcase of Palestinian short films, we speak to curator...

Ahead of his eclectic showcase of Palestinian short films,...

Horror filmmaker Wes Craven dies, aged 76

US media reported that Craven died at his Los Angeles home on Sunday from brain...

US media reported that Craven died at his Los Angeles home...

Film Review | The Man From U.N.C.L.E.

This glitzy Guy Ritchie caper may be yet another reboot, but it's also yet another entertaining spy-movie entry in a year that has been something of an...

This glitzy Guy Ritchie caper may be yet another reboot,...

French comedy to be filmed in Malta in September

The production has selected various locations across the island including the...

The production has selected various locations across the...

Raoul Bova to film episodes of Italian teleseries 'Task Force 45' in Malta

This is the second time for the renowned Italian actor Raoul Bova to film in Malta after ‘Come un Delfino’.

This is the second time for the renowned Italian actor...

Film Review | Fantastic Four

Trank’s film may not be the best entry in the recent swathe of superhero films. But neither is it the worst, and the battering it received by both...

Trank’s film may not be the best entry in the recent...