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2019’s Film Festival

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Zurich Film Festival: Preview

Now in it’s 15th year, the Zurich Film Festival returns. ASFF previews the highlights of what promises to be a very special cinematic get-together in the beautiful Swiss setting.

New Frontiers

One of America’s most consistently underrated directors, James Gray returns with a flat-out masterpiece, ‘Ad Astra.’ Brad Pitt’s highly-capable astronaut Roy McBride into deepest space.

5 to See: This Weekend

ASFF surveys the week’s new cinema releases, which include acclaimed Chinese-American drama ‘The Farewell’ and James Gray’s latest, sci-fi ‘Ad Astra’, a stunning cinematography feat.

VR & Immersive Technologies at ASFF

ASFF maintains its place at the forefront of alternative storytelling with a trailblazing programme of VR & Immersive Technologies screenings and talks.

Routes to Industry: Connections for All

London South Bank University’s Associate Professor of Film and Media and Course Director for the BA Film Practice discusses the school’s inspiring Showcase Screening at ASFF 2019.

Monetary Values

Starring Jennifer Lopez and Constance Wu, Lorene Scafaria’s ‘Hustlers’ is a true-life tale of strippers turning the tables on Wall Street high rollers. An ambitious comedy-drama.

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