Raindance Roundup

Clare Clarke Pick of the Festival: Hortensia Choosing a highlight for me from this Raindance festival was difficult because most of the films I saw were incredibly well made and all very different. However, there was something particularly special about Hortensia. The film was quirky and wildly funny, in a way that has kept me chuckling…

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Raindance Day Nine

Raindance is drawing to its conclusion as we enter the final weekend, but it is not letting us go without a fight. Two In Competition features, one Documentary nominated, plus two interviews, day nine has not disappointed. [spacer height=”20px”] A Brilliant Genocide The Farm After Adderall An Interview: Stephen Elliot An Interview: Sam Brown

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The Farm

Nominated for: In Competition Feature Film When was the last time you were rendered speechless by a film? Leaving the screening of Angel Manuel Soto’s The Farm (‘La Granja‘), we felt cheap, we felt dirty, and we felt elated. Imagine if all the grit of Trainspotting had been transferred to the big screen without Danny…

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