V18 launches second edition of Story Works
Second edition of the Valletta 2018 Foundation's practical course on screenwriting to begin next month.
Film Review | American Hustle
It may be an Oscar darling that taps into a similar vein as the (far superior) Wolf of Wall Street, but David O. Russell's tale of corruption and double-cross is far less than the...
Trailer Park | The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

The film event of the Christmas season gets a full-length trailer as The...

The film event of the Christmas season gets a full-length...

Film Review | Kick-Ass 2

It may lack depth and moral fibre, but Jeff Wadlow's sequel to 2010's hyper-violent amateur superhero romp more than makes up for it in dynamism.

It may lack depth and moral fibre, but Jeff Wadlow's sequel...

Film Review | Stuck in Love

Marco Attard opts for this lukewarm rom-com about struggling writers and their angst-ridden progeny in favour of the latest action blockbuster... but then...

Marco Attard opts for this lukewarm rom-com about...

Film Review | Red 2

It's a sequel that does the exact same thing its original did. But what it does is actually quite fun.

It's a sequel that does the exact same thing its original...

Maltese-born actor scores role on Game of Thrones

Joseph Gatt is being touted for the role of a war chief in the popular fantasy...

Joseph Gatt is being touted for the role of a war chief in...

Film Review | The Lone Ranger

Savaged by American critics, this Johnny Depp-starring reinvention of the Wild West hero is actually a fun romp. So much fun in fact, that it’s a shame...

Savaged by American critics, this Johnny Depp-starring...

Film Review | The Wolverine

Wolverine's last foray into a solo film away from the X-Men didn't go down very well, and though director James Mangold goes in with the best intentions to...

Wolverine's last foray into a solo film away from the X-Men...

The art of asking: crowdfunding and Malta

Could the phenomenon of crowdfunding – already a contested concept on an...

Could the phenomenon of crowdfunding – already a...

Film Review | Pacific Rim

A film about robots punching aliens may be as infantile as they get, but Guillermo del Toro’s latest sci-fi blockbuster is done with an earnest aplomb that...

A film about robots punching aliens may be as infantile as...

Baring the fangs | Vampires in film

Talk on vampires in British cinema at Xara Lodge, Mdina, on August 5.

Talk on vampires in British cinema at Xara Lodge, Mdina, on...

Film Review | Monsters University

It's a shame that the otherwise critic-proof 3D animation studio Pixar decided to give into the franchising bug with this diverting but unnecessary prequel.

It's a shame that the otherwise critic-proof 3D animation...

Film Review | Behind the Candelabra

An intimate and sometimes harrowing look into the private life of showman pianist Liberace, and the relationship that broke him.

An intimate and sometimes harrowing look into the private...

An idiot wind over the island | Jimmy Grima

Local theatre director Jimmy Grima tries his hand at film with the short...

Local theatre director Jimmy Grima tries his hand at film...

Films at the Fish Market | Eduardo Teddy Williams

Argentine filmmaker Eduardo Teddy Williams speaks to us ahead of a screening of...

Argentine filmmaker Eduardo Teddy Williams speaks to us...

At the movies… Think of the children! | Jon Banthrope

In anticipation of this weekend’s Kinemastik International Short Film...

In anticipation of this weekend’s Kinemastik...

Film Commissioner tries his luck at MFA vice-presidency

Months after service providers raised complaints over Commissioner’s...

Months after service providers raised complaints over...

Producers put forward gripes on film commission to minister

Film symposium invites film service professionals to discuss developments in...

Film symposium invites film service professionals to...

Write it and they will come | Mary Kate O’Flanagan

Making a film isn’t easy, particularly in a small country like Malta, which...

Making a film isn’t easy, particularly in a small country...