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Alex Keegan

Vinyl: A Reappraisal?

In a Marxist theory of value, humans imbue commodities with the value of their labour. These are then circulated within a market as a means…

Warp Films: Celebrating Ten Years

Warp Records needs no introduction. Nearly all those reading this magazine will be aware of this city's postindustrial musical identity,…

High Tech Soul: Transatlantic industry

Techno always used to puzzle my former self. How could millions across the world be entranced by what is essentially a straight 4/4 beat…

Filmreel Buildings in Film.

The advent of cinema was for all those involved a turbulent and unpredictable affair. The discovery that moving images could be recorded…

Filmreel Arrietty.

DIRECTOR - HIROMASA YONEBAYASHI. For the past 25 years, beloved Japanese animation merchants Studio Ghibli have happily churned out…

Filmreel 13 Assassins.

A brief foray into cult director Takashi Miike's oeuvre can leave the uninitiated feeling slightly dumbfounded. I first came across Miike…

Filmreel Get your docs out for the lads.

Amongst the testosterone-fuelled anarchy of the likes of Werner Herzog and William S. Burroughs, a small proportion of Doc/Fest's programme…

Filmreel Ken Loach Interview.

At 74, Ken Loach is a towering figure in British cinema. His breakthrough Kes (1969) paved the way for a forty year career, with films…

Filmreel Awards.

During the early months of the cinematic calendar, much of Hollywood's elite gather together to congratulate themselves on their wonderful…