Aesthetica Short Film Festival

2018’s Film Festival

@ASFFest: Jean-Luc Godard’s The Image Book is a collage of socio-politically responsive clips and reportage. Screening…

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Cruel Intentions

The infamous case of Lizzie Borden has enticed true-crime enthusiasts since it took place in New England in 1892. This latest re-telling comes from Bryce Kass and Craig William Macneill.

Fatal Attractions

Lars von Trier is the acclaimed Danish filmmaker and winner of Cannes’ Palme d’Or for Dancer In The Dark. His latest film, The House That Jack Built, chronicles 12 years in the life of a serial killer.

December Previews: Netflix and Amazon

This month we look at streaming releases from Netflix and Amazon; from comedy dramas to critically acclaimed features. Including Roma, Counterpart and The Marvelous Mrs Maisel.

Capitalist Critique

Musician Boots Riley, the leader of hip hop collective The Coup, makes his directorial debut with this wildly ambitious workplace satire. A stinging meditation on…

5 to See: This Weekend

This weekend ASFF selects five new films from around the world, ranging from madcap satire to period drama and true-life crime drama. Exploring identity and family crisis to corporate exploitation.

Cairo International Film Festival

Celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, the Cairo International Film Festival is the oldest cinematic gathering in the Arab and African world, featuring 196 films from 59 countries.

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