Government pledges support for cinemas with free tickets for kids
1,000 free tickets to schools for cinema trips, more incentives for local film productions
Film Review | The Broken Circle Breakdown
In the running for European Parliament's Lux Film Prize, this bluergrass love story from Belgium is as romantic as it is tragic.
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...

Maltese premiere for micro-budget French cult film tomorrow

Donoma will be screened at the Kinemastik Film Club, British Legion Bar,...

Donoma will be screened at the Kinemastik Film Club,...

Lesbian drama scoops top prize at Cannes Film Festival

Intimate love story about two young French women wins the Palme d’Or for best...

Intimate love story about two young French women wins the...

Film Review | Star Trek Into Darkness

Making Star Trek sexy is a tall order, but the lens-flare happy director J.J. Abrams continues to do so with this sequel to his 2009 reboot of the classic TV...

Making Star Trek sexy is a tall order, but the lens-flare...

Trailer Park | Captain Philips

Filmed in Malta, the real-life pirate hijacking story starring Tom Hanks is already being touted as an Oscar contender.

Filmed in Malta, the real-life pirate hijacking story...

Film Review | The Place Beyond the Pines

If you feel like sitting through two hours of every single cliché about family and masculinity, you’ve come to the right place.

If you feel like sitting through two hours of every single...

Film Review | Iron Man 3

The blockbuster summer officially opens with the third chapter in the massively popular Marvel Studios franchise.

The blockbuster summer officially opens with the third...

Searching for Atlantis on our shores | Ben Russell

Malta played host to American ethnographic filmmaker Ben Russell who used the...

Malta played host to American ethnographic filmmaker Ben...