Old censors rated 28% of films in Malta higher than in UK
2010 case in which film distributors complained to Ombudsman that film censors were being unreasonable in their ratings.
Bluegrass drama wins over European Parliament
Belgian drama The Broken Circle Breakdown wins this year’s Lux Film Prize at the European Parliament in Strasbourg.
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...

Symposium on how tourism can capitalise on the film industry

3.5% of tourists attracted to Malta after it featured in a film or movie.

3.5% of tourists attracted to Malta after it featured in a...

Film Review | Rust and Bone

Its synopsis may hint at tawdry melodrama, but there's far more than meets the eye in this portrayal of two broken people establishing an unexpected connection.

Its synopsis may hint at tawdry melodrama, but there's far...

Film Review | World War Z

We were all proud when Brad Pitt chose Malta as one of the locations for his high concept zombie thriller… but then the project went south, and the strain is...

We were all proud when Brad Pitt chose Malta as one of the...

Film Review | Man of Steel

High hopes for Zack Snyder’s reinvention of the Superman mythos are dashed with this muddled and shallow wannabe epic.

High hopes for Zack Snyder’s reinvention of the Superman...

Film Review | Evil Dead

Sanity or sacrilege? This slick-and-bloody remake of Sam Raimi’s 1981 cult classic could have been way, way worse.

Sanity or sacrilege? This slick-and-bloody remake of Sam...

Kinemastik: notes from the road

Malta-based art-cinema collective Kinemastik have embarked on a ‘Euro trip’. Having spread the ‘Kinemastik gospel’ across Macedonia, Serbia and...

Malta-based art-cinema collective Kinemastik have embarked...

Bursting through the clouds | Martin Bonnici

Director Martin Bonnici, also the founder of Shadeena Films, speaks to us about...

Director Martin Bonnici, also the founder of Shadeena...

Kinemastik goes on ‘Euro trip’

Malta-based art-cinema collective Kinemastik have undertaken a 'cultural excursion' which will culminate in Odessa, Ukraine.

Malta-based art-cinema collective Kinemastik have...

Film Review | The Great Gatsby

No amount of glitz or Jay-Z acquired modern tunes can rescue this indulgent, crashing mess.

No amount of glitz or Jay-Z acquired modern tunes can...

Malta-produced films hit the Parisian screens

Maltese film productions will be showcased at the Louxor – Palais de Cinéma...

Maltese film productions will be showcased at the Louxor...

Shooting for the stars | Joseph Gatt

In an exclusive interview, Maltese-born Star Trek Into Darkness actor talks about his journey from the West End stage in London to Hollywood via television and...

In an exclusive interview, Maltese-born Star Trek Into...

Film Review | Epic

It may not be Toy Story 3, but this animated action-adventure is a diverting romp that’s well worth the ride – on either bird or bat-back.

It may not be Toy Story 3, but this animated...