The Golden Bird is a bold, bizarre and beautifully crafted stop-motion animation about a boy and a fox and a magical quest, based on the classic Brothers Grimm fairytale.
Gorilla went to the very first DOC-CON event, to find London’s growing indie documentary movement. A good excuse to make friends in the documentary community, watch some screenings, Q&As, and drink alcohol.
Gorilla chats with Turtle Canyon Films about their prolific independent output and how to use your filmmaking skills to make a living.
There’s a scene in The Wrong Man that’s begging for a bit of cinematography analysis. Now, a film fan analysing a scene in this way is like a kid breaking apart their favourite toy to see what it’s made of. Let’s do it anyway.
The Beginning is a documentary that depicts the anti-government movement in Turkey, using footage, photography, text and interview to chart the trajectory of a protest in May 2013.
Stelana Kiliris is the writer/director of Committed, a microbudget film shot in Cyprus. So what’s life like when you’re making an ambitious comedy on a shoe-string budget? This is an article by her about that.