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Raindance in the News

“This leading indie festival has become our homegrown answer to Sundance”
Metro newspaper: “5 UK film festivals to fit in this year”

“Simply the best chance to see some of the most interesting independent cinema”
Evening Standard

“Annual celebration of all things indie”
Time Out

“Some of the most exciting and pioneering indie filmmakers around”
GQ, #2 in “10 coolest things to do in London this week”

“Forget Sundance, we’re all about Raindance”
Evening Standard, ES Magazine

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Screen Daily

Exclusive news that Olivia Colman to receive inaugural Icon Award

www.screendaily.com/news/olivia-colman-to-receive-inaugural-raindance-film-festival-icon-award-exclusive/5141951.article 

Thu 15 Aug
Fashion Magazine 

Extensive fashion feature about Krow Kian, mentioning that Krow’s Tranformation will premiere at Raindance

https://fashionmagazine.com/fashion/krow-transgender-model/ 

Thu 15 Aug
Film Stories News that Olivia Colman to receive Raindance Icon Award
www.filmstories.co.uk/news/beat-the-price-rise-for-raindance-film-festival-2019-passes/
Fri 16 Aug
Screen Daily

News that Raindance unveils 2019 line-up, mentioning opening night gala Krow’s Transformation, closing night film Aren’t You Happy? Plus other world premiere titles Driven To Abstraction, Everybody Flies, Hilda, Imperial Blue, Like, Macabre, Matthew Mark Luke John, My Day, The Planters, Under The Radar, Whores On Film

www.screendaily.com/news/uks-raindance-film-festival-unveils-2019-line-up/5142094.article 

Tue 20 Aug
The Peoples Movies 

News of Raindance programme announcement, mentioning Krow’s Transformation, Aren’t You Happy, Luna, Aurora, Dark Almost Night, Family In Transition, Chicuarotes, Platform, A Dobugawa Dream, Alice

https://thepeoplesmovies.com/2019/08/27th-raindance-festival-line-revealed-divisive-politics-and-global-turmoil/ 

Tue 20 Aug
Radiant Circus

News from the Raindance programme announcement, mentioning Dark Almost Night, VR and industry programmes

https://radiantcircus.com/now-booking-27th-raindance-film-festival-18-to-29-september-2019/  

Tue 20 Aug
Film Industry Network

News that Everybody Flies will premiere at Raindance

https://filmindustry.network/documentary-everybody-flies-to-premiere-at-raindance-film-festival/37565 

Tue 20 Aug
Diva magazine 

News of LGBTQ+ titles at Raindance, mentioning Krow’s Transformation (+film still), Queering The Script, Family In Transition

https://divamag.co.uk/2019/08/20/here-are-the-lgbtqi-films-you-can-catch-at-this-years-raindance-film-festival/ 

Tue 20 Aug
Daily Mail

News that Olivia Colman received Raindance’s Icon Award at the festival launch event, including red carpet image

www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-7376759/Olivia-Colman-dazzles-black-trouser-suit-picks-award-film-festival-launch.html 

Tue 20 Aug
Daily Mail

News that jury member Ella Balinska attends Raindance launch event

www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-7376609/Ella-Balinska-cuts-glamorous-figure-arrives-Raindance-Film-Festival.html

Tue 20 Aug
Fan Carpet 

News that Homeless Ashes will premiere at Raindance

https://thefancarpet.com/trailer-alert-homeless-ashes-aptitude-films/ 

Tue 20 Aug
Hawt Celebs 

Photo story of Raindance juror Ella Balinska attending festival launch

www.hawtcelebs.com/ella-balinska-at-raindance-film-festivals-special-soiree-in-london-08-520-2019/ 

Tue 20 Aug
Hawt Celebs 

Photo story of Raindance juror Joanna Vanderham at festival launch

www.hawtcelebs.com/joanna-vanderham-at-27th-raindance-film-festival-launch-in-london-08-20-2019/ 

Tue 20 Aug
Hawt Celebs 

Photo story of Emerald O’Hanrahan at Raindance festival launch

www.hawtcelebs.com/emerald-ohanrahan-at-27th-raindance-film-festival-launch-in-london-08-20-2019/ 

Tue 20 Sept
Evening Standard 

News that Olivia Colman received Raindance’s Icon Award at the festival launch event, including red carpet image

www.standard.co.uk/insider/alist/olivia-colman-accepts-raindance-icon-award-barefoot-alongside-ella-balinska-josh-dylan-and-hugh-a4218446.html

Wed 21 Aug
Vogue magazine 

News that Olivia Colman received Raindance’s Icon Award at the festival launch event, including red carpet image

www.vogue.com/vogueworld/article/olivia-colman-barefoot-award-the-crown

Wed 21 Aug
Hello magazine 

News that Olivia Colman received Raindance’s Icon Award at the festival launch event, including red carpet image

www.hellomagazine.com/film/2019082176749/olivia-colman-appear-james-bond-reaction/

Wed 21 Aug
People magazine 

News that Olivia Colman received Raindance’s Icon Award at the festival launch event, including red carpet image

https://people.com/celebrity/star-tracks-Wednesday-august-21-2019/?slide=7231485#7231485

Wed 21 Aug
Visit London

Event listing for Raindance 

www.visitlondon.com/things-to-do/event/48149298-raindance-film-festival 

Wed 21 Aug
Film Stories

News on how to buy a Raindance festival pass with early bird discount

www.filmstories.co.uk/news/beat-the-price-rise-for-raindance-film-festival-2019-passes/ 

Wed 21 Aug
Hartlepool Mail

News that Like will premiere at Raindance

www.hartlepoolmail.co.uk/news/crime/film-based-on-shocking-murder-of-vulnerable-hartlepool-woman-angela-wrightson-selected-for-raindance-film-festival-491481 

Wed 21 Aug
Fullsync

News that Afterlife will premiere as part of the VR at Raindance

https://fullsync.co.uk/afterlife-now-available-on-vr-and-mobile-platforms 

Wed 21 Aug
iCrew Play 

News that The Curious Tale Of Pets will premiere at Raindance VR

www.icrewplay.com/presentato-the-curious-tale-of-the-stolen-pets/ 

Wed 21 Aug
Indie London 

Festival round-up mentioning galas Krow’s Transformation, Everybody Flies, Aren’t You Happy

www.indielondon.co.uk/Film-Review/raindance-film-festival-2019-krow-s-transformation-and-aren-t-you-happy-to-open-and-close 

Wed 21 Aug
Campaign 

News of the Raindance festival trailer

www.campaignlive.co.uk/article/raindance-27th-raindance-film-festival-trailer-in-house/1594735 

Fri 23 Aug
Backstage 

News that Olivia Colman is honoured by Raindance, plus mentions of Hilda, Imperial Blue, Like, My Day

www.backstage.com/uk/magazine/article/olivia-colman-honoured-at-raindance-festival-more-news-68849/ 

Fri 23 Aug
UploadVR 

News of VR programme at Raindance 

https://uploadvr.com/raindance-2019/ 

Fri 23 Aug
Filmoria 

News that Homeless Ashes will premiere at Raindance

www.filmoria.co.uk/marc-zammits-homeless-ashesto-premiere-at-raindance/ 

Fri 23 Aug
Yahoo News UK

News of Olivia Colman, mentioning her Raindance award

https://uk.news.yahoo.com/fans-mock-idea-that-olivia-colman-cant-play-queen-due-to-leftwing-face-151422784.html 

Sat 24 Aug
Screen Daily 

News that Filmmarket Hub reveal seven projects for Raindance’s London TV Pitchbox industry event

www.screendaily.com/news/filmarket-hub-reveals-seven-projects-for-london-tv-pitchbox-event/5142381.article    

Fri 30 Aug
Plant Based News 

News that the short film Test Subjects will premiere at Raindance

www.plantbasednews.org/film/bafta-film-director-animal-testing 

Mon 2 Sept
Time Out

Details of the festival, mentioning Krow’s Transformation

www.timeout.com/london/film/raindance-film-festival-1 

Tue 3 Sept
Metro 

Raindance listed as #1 of “5 UK film festivals to fit in this year”, including mentions of Krow’s Transformation (+film still) and short film Nimic

www.metro.news/five-uk-film-festivals-to-fit-in-this-year/1702485/ 

Thu 5 Sept
First Showing 

News of short film A Million Eyes screening at Raindance

www.firstshowing.net/2019/first-trailer-for-short-film-a-million-eyes-about-a-young-photographer/ 

Sun 8 Sept
London Art News

Round-up of films from the Arty Strand at Raindance, mentioning Ai Weiwei: Yours Truly (+film still), Driven To Abstraction, Why Are We Creative, Beyond The Bolex, Friedkin Uncut, Scars, Night Cruising, Martha: A Picture Story

www.londonartnews.co.uk/raindance-film-festival/ 

Wed 11 Sept
Afisha.London 

Event listing ) for The Man Who Surprised Everyone

https://afisha.london/en/event/raindance-film-festival-screening-the-man-who-surprised-everyone/

https://afisha.london/event/kinofestival-rejndens-film-chelovek-kotoryj-udivil-vseh/ 

Wed 11 Sept 
Tribuna Valladoid 

News (in Spanish) of the sociograph experiment to analyse how scary the audience find Raindance’s Screamdance strand, mentioning Feral, Dark Almost Night, Macabre

www.tribunavalladolid.com/noticias/la-vallisoletana-sociograph-neuromarketing-testara-el-impacto-emocional-de-varias-peliculas-del-festival-de-cine-raindance-de-londres/1568472343 

Sat 14 Sept
Jedi News 

News of Under The Radar: The Mike Edmonds Story at Raindance

www.jedinews.co.uk/film-music-tv/articles/under-the-radar-the-mike-edmonds-story-at-raindance-film-festival/ 

Sun 15 Sept
Entertainment Focus 

Review of La Deuxieme at Raindance

www.entertainment-focus.com/film-section/film-reviews/cinema/raindance-film-festival-la-deuxieme-review/ 

Mon 16 Sept
Deadline 

News of Hilda, mentioning its World Premiere at Raindance

https://deadline.com/2019/09/tim-roth-to-exec-produce-british-dance-feature-hilda-1202733838/ 

Mon 16 Sept
Mehr News

News that Platform is nominated for Raindance’s Discovery Award

https://en.mehrnews.com/news/150091/Iran-s-Platform-nominated-at-Raindance-filmfest-in-UK 

Mon 16 Sept
Big Picture Film Club

Review of 7 Reasons To Run Away (From Society) at Raindance

https://bigpicturefilmclub.com/review-7-reasons-to-run-away-from-society/ 

Mon 16 Sept
Cineuropa 

News of the Student Oscars, mentioning that short film November 1st is nominated for Best UK Short at Raindance

www.cineuropa.org/en/newsdetail/378253 

Mon 16 Sept
Sounds and Colours 

Review of Chicuarotes at Raindance

https://soundsandcolours.com/articles/mexico/chicuarotes-47428/ 

Mon 16 Sept
Sounds and Colours 

Review of Feral at Raindance

https://soundsandcolours.com/articles/mexico/feral-47704/ 

Mon 16 Sept
The Dreamcage

Review Under The Radar: The Mike Edmonds Story at Raindance

www.thedreamcage.com/2019/09/documentary-under-radar-mike-edmonds.html 

Mon 16 Sept
Film Stories

News of the Schemers trailer, mentioning Raindance screening

www.filmstories.co.uk/news/schemers-trailer-for-new-british-movie/ 

Tue 17 Sept
Film Stories

News of the Krow’s Transformation trailer, premiering at Raindance 

www.filmstories.co.uk/news/krows-transformation-new-trailer-for-incoming-trans-documentary/ 

Tue 17 Sept
Close-Up Culture

News of My Dearest Sister screening at Raindance

https://closeupculture.com/2019/09/17/raindance-2019-director-kyoka-tsukamoto-on-the-personal-journey-to-make-my-dearest-sister/

Tue 17 Sept
Entertainment Focus 

Review of Sandpaper at Raindance

www.entertainment-focus.com/film-section/film-reviews/cinema/raindance-film-festival-sandpaper-review/ 

Tue 17 Sept
Entertainment Focus 

Review of Infection at Raindance

www.entertainment-focus.com/film-section/film-reviews/cinema/raindance-film-festival-infection-review/ 

Tue 17 Sept
Radiant Circus

Festival news including the trailer, plus round-up mentioning strands including Screamdance and Queer, including Krow’s Transformation

https://radiantcircus.com/getting-ready-for-raindance-film-festival-18-to-29-september-2019/ 

Tue 17 Sept
Close-Up Culture

Q&A with Tales Of The Anguished Gardener filmmaker Ovsanna Gevorgyan, part of Randance’s Relative Shorts programme

https://closeupculture.com/2019/09/17/raindance-2019-director-ovsanna-gevorgyan-talks-tale-of-the-anguished-gardener/ 

Tue 17 Sept
The New Current

Q&A with Hilda director Rishi Pelham, mentioning Raindance 

www.thenewcurrent.co.uk/hilda 

Tue 17 Sept
NME 

Op-ed by director Scott Crawford, music supervisor Kevin Moyer and former CREEM writer Uhelszki, about the UK premiere of Boy Howdy! The Story of CREEM at Raindance

www.nme.com/features/creem-magazine-documentary-film-boy-howdy-the-story-of-creem-magazine-2547992 

Wed 18 Sept
Flickering Myth 

Review of Courier at Raindance

www.flickeringmyth.com/2019/09/raindance-film-festival-2019-movie-review-coureur/ 

Wed 18 Sept
Warped Perspective

Review of Certain Kind Of Silence at Raindance

https://warped-perspective.com/index.php/2019/09/18/raindance-2019-certain-kind-of-silence-2019/ 

Wed 18 Sept
Sounds And Colours 

Review of Ara Malikian: A Life Among Strings at Raindance

https://soundsandcolours.com/reviews/film-reviews/ara-malikian-a-life-among-strings-47731/ 

Wed 18 Sept
Take One cinema

Review of Thirst For Justice at Raindance

http://takeonecinema.net/2019/thirst-for-justice/ 

Wed 18 Sept
Evening Standard

Pick of five festival highlights: 7 Reasons To Run Away, My View: Clem Burke, Platform, Miguelito, Schemers (including film still or embedded trailer), + mentions of Krow’s Transformation, Aren’t You Happy, festival jury, web series, music videos, VR experiences, and Olivia Colman being awarded the Icon Award

www.standard.co.uk/go/london/film/raindance-film-festival-2019-five-must-see-movies-a4240441.html 

Thu 19 Sept
Entertainment Focus 

Review of Dark Almost Night at Raindance

www.entertainment-focus.com/film-section/film-reviews/cinema/raindance-film-festival-dark-almost-night-review/ 

Thu 19 Sept
Flickering Myth 

Review of Homeless Ashes at Raindance

https://www.flickeringmyth.com/2019/09/raindance-2019-review-homeless-ashes/

Thu 19 Sept
Warped Perspective

Review of Imperial Blue at Raindance

https://warped-perspective.com/index.php/2019/09/19/raindance-2019-imperial-blue-2019/  

Thu 19 Sept
Battle Royale With Cheese 

Review of Label Me at Raindance

https://battleroyalewithcheese.com/2019/09/label-me-brwc-raindance-review/ 

Thu 19 Sept
Battle Royale With Cheese 

Review of Krow’s Transformation at Raindance

https://battleroyalewithcheese.com/2019/09/transformational-brwc-raindance-review/ 

Thu 19 Sept
Film News 

Review of Souvenir at Raindance

www.film-news.co.uk/review/UK/3683/Cinema/Souvenir 

Fri 20 Sept
PSN Europe

News that Cosmos Within Us is part of Raindance VR strand

www.psneurope.com/live/satore-tech-showcases-live-music-vr-production-at-raindance 

Fri 20 Sept
Warped Perspective

Review of Dark Almost Night at Raindance

https://warped-perspective.com/index.php/2019/09/20/raindance-2019-dark-almost-night-2019/  

Fri 20 Sept
Saturn Herald 

Review of Homeless Ashes at Raindance

http://thesaturnherald.com/homeless-ashes/ 

Fri 20 Sept
Big Picture Film Club

Review of Driven To Abstraction at Raindance

https://bigpicturefilmclub.com/review-driven-to-abstraction/ 

Fri 20 Sept
Battle Royale With Cheese 

Review of Beyond The Bolex at Raindance

https://battleroyalewithcheese.com/2019/09/beyond-the-bolex-brwc-raindance-review/ 

Fri 20 Sept
Just Celebrity Magazine

Review of Everybody Flies at Raindance

https://justcelebritymag.com/2019/09/20/everybody-flies-an-eye-opening-real-life-and-rare-documentary-that-exposes-the-contaminated-air-on-aircraft/ 

Fri 20 Sept
Just Celebrity Magazine

Q&A with Everybody Flies director Tristan Loraine

https://justcelebritymag.com/2019/09/20/tritan-loraine-on-everybody-flies-the-government-works-to-protect-the-aerospace-industry-rather-than-protect-the-public-health/

Fri 20 Sept
Flickering Myth 

Review of Dark Almost Night at Raindance

www.flickeringmyth.com/2019/09/raindance-film-festival-2019-movie-review-dark-almost-night/ 

Sat 21 Sept
Warped Perspective

Review of Friedkin Uncut at Raindance

https://warped-perspective.com/index.php/2019/09/21/raindance-2019-friedkin-uncut-2018/ 

Sat 21 Sept
Battle Royale With Cheese 

Review of Finding Bobbi at Raindance

https://battleroyalewithcheese.com/2019/09/finding-bobbi-brwc-raindance-review/   

Sat 21 Sept
The Leaky Cauldron 

News of Raindance jury member Tom Felton attending opening night gala Krow’s Transformation, including red carpet arrivals interview

www.the-leaky-cauldron.org/2019/09/22/weekly-round-up-the-premiere-for-whaling-starring-tom-felton-a-first-look-at-the-secret-garden-with-julie-walters-and-more/ 

Sun 22 Sept
Radiant Circus

Review of Infection at Raindance

https://radiantcircus.com/screen-diary-infection-at-raindance-2019/ 

Sun 22 Sept
Saturn Herald

Review of Masters Of Love at Raindance

http://thesaturnherald.com/masters-of-love-raindance-27th-film-festival-film-with-legs/ 

Sun 22 Sept
Saturn Herald

Review of Spell at Raindance

http://thesaturnherald.com/spell-a-gripping-film-noir-icelandic-saga/ 

Sun 22 Sept
Saturn Herald

Review of Toxic Beauty at Raindance

http://thesaturnherald.com/toxic-beauty-diabetes-reproduction-delays-and-cancer-the-cosmetics-industrys-ugly-secrets-exposed/  

Sun 22 Sept
Latino Life

Review of Infection at Raindance

www.latinolife.co.uk/articles/infection-2019-dir-flavio-pedota-venezuela-mexico-raindance-film-festival-london 

Mon 23 Sept
GQ UK 

Raindance listed as #2 in a list of “10 coolest things to do in London this week”, (+film still of 7 Reasons To Run Away) mentioning premieres, documentaries, shorts, industry events and immersive VR experiences.

www.gq-magazine.co.uk/gallery/things-to-do-in-london-this-week 

Mon 23 Sept
NJ.com 

News of short The 8th Year of The Emergency screening at Raindance

www.nj.com/healthfit/2019/09/haunted-by-the-voice-of-alzheimers-she-had-to-make-this-movie.html 

Mon 23 Sept
Take One cinema

Review of Everybody Flies at Raindance

http://takeonecinema.net/2019/everybody-flies/ 

Mon 23 Sept
Take One Cinema

Review of Emma Peeters at Raindance

http://takeonecinema.net/2019/emma-peeters/ 

Mon 23 Sept
Battle Royale With Cheese 

Review of Toxic Beauty at Raindance

https://battleroyalewithcheese.com/2019/09/toxic-beauty-brwc-raindance-review/ 

Mon 23 Sept
Battle Royale With Cheese 

Review of Not Quite Adults at Raindance

https://battleroyalewithcheese.com/2019/09/not-quite-adults-brwc-raindance-review/ 

Mon 23 Sept
Battle Royale With Cheese 

Review of Dark Almost Night at Raindance

https://battleroyalewithcheese.com/2019/09/dark-almost-night-brwc-raindance-review/ 

Mon 23 Sept
Big Picture Film Club

Review of Hilda at Raindance

https://bigpicturefilmclub.com/review-hilda/ 

Mon 23 Sept
Radiant Circus

Review of Feral at Raindance

https://radiantcircus.com/screen-diary-feral-at-raindance-2019/ 

Mon 23 Sept
The New Current

Q&A with Jirga director Benjamin Gilmour

www.thenewcurrent.co.uk/jirga 

Mon 23 Sept
Just Celebrity Magazine

Review of Krow’s Transformation at Raindance

https://justcelebritymag.com/2019/09/23/krows-transformation-exteremly-emotional-important-and-honest-documentary/ 

Mon 23 Sept
Just Celebrity magazine

Q&A with Krow’s Transformation director Gina Hole Lazarowic

https://justcelebritymag.com/2019/09/23/interview-gina-hole-lazarowich-when-they-see-our-film-they-might-realize-that-the-transition-isnt-as-scary-as-they-think/ 

Mon 23 Sept
Just Celebrity Magazine

Q&A with Krow Kian about Krow’s Transformation

https://justcelebritymag.com/2019/09/23/interview-krow-krows-transformation-its-so-important-to-have-people-know-what-its-like-and-to-understand-the-process/

Mon 23 Sept
VultureHound Magazine 

Review of Krow’s Transformation at Raindance

https://vulturehound.co.uk/2019/09/rebirth-as-the-person-he-was-always-meant-to-be-krows-transformation-film-review/ 

Tue 24 Sept
Fan Carpet 

Raindance red carpet interview with Sadie Frost, producer of short film Running Man

http://thefancarpet.com/movie_news/the-fan-carpets-aoife-marie-spoke-exclusively-to-sadie-frost-about-her-short-film-running-man-at-raindance-film-festival/ 

Tue 24 Sept
Take One cinema

Review of Masters Of Love at Raindance

http://takeonecinema.net/2019/masters-of-love/ 

Tue 24 Sept
Take One cinema

Review of Toxic Beauty at Raindance

http://takeonecinema.net/2019/toxic-beauty/ 

Tue 24 Sept
Film Industry Network

News of Everybody Flies premiere at Raindance

https://filmindustry.network/documentary-everybody-flies-world-premiere-today-at-the-raindance-film-festival/37643 

Tue 24 Sept
Flickering Myth 

Review of Under The Radar: The Mike Edmonds Story at Raindance

www.flickeringmyth.com/2019/09/raindance-film-festival-2019-review-under-the-radar-the-mike-edmonds-story/  

Wed 25 Sept
AV Magazine 

News of Cosmos Within Us VR experience at Raindance

www.avinteractive.com/news/audio/cosmos-within-us-experience-360-audio-vr-first-25-09-2019/ 

Wed 25 Sept
Take One cinema

Review of Sandpaper at Raindance

http://takeonecinema.net/2019/sandpaper/ 

Wed 25 Sept
Take One cinema

Review of Dark Almost Night at Raindance

http://takeonecinema.net/2019/dark-almost-night/ 

Wed 25 Sept
London Post 

News of Everybody Flies world premiere at Raindance, including red carpet images of directors Tristan Loraine

https://london-post.co.uk/controversial-documentary-everybody-flies-receives-its-world-premiere-in-london/ 

Wed 25 Sept
Radiant Circus

Review of Macabre at Raindance, including report on the Sociograph experiment

https://radiantcircus.com/screen-diary-macabre-at-raindance-2019/ 

Wed 25 Sept
HeyUGuys

News of Everybody Flies world premiere at Raindance, including red carpet images of directors Tristan Loraine and Beth Moran

www.heyuguys.com/everybody-flies-premiere/ 

Thu 26 Sept
The Dreamcage

Review of On The President’s Orders at Raindance

www.thedreamcage.com/2019/09/film-on-presidents-orders.html 

Thu 26 Sept
Screen Daily 

News that The Planters is named Film Of The Festival, other award winners By The Name Of Tania, On The President’s Orders, jury, closing gala Aren’t You Happy, plus all other winners listed: Who Made You, Platform, Alice, The Waiter, The Man Who Surprised Everyone, Erased, Real Life In Fake Cities, shorts Brotherhood, The Devil’s Harmony, The Opposites Game, Kamali, Feet

www.screendaily.com/news/the-planters-triumphs-at-raindance-film-festival/5143292.article 

Fri 27 Sept
The Dreamcage

News of all Raindance award winners + trailers

www.thedreamcage.com/2019/09/film-raindance-film-festival-awards.html 

Fri 27 Sept
Dazed 

Interview with Ai Weiwei about the doc Ai Weiwei: Yours Trul

www.dazeddigital.com/art-photography/article/46200/1/cheryl-haines-speaks-on-making-a-doc-about-the-radical-art-of-ai-weiwei 

Fri 27 Sept
The Guardian 

Review of Ai Weiwei: Yours Truly 

www.theguardian.com/film/2019/sep/27/ai-weiwei-yours-truly-review-alcatraz-artwork-mixes-the-political-and-personal 

Fri 27 Sept
Film News 

Review of Nothing Fancy: Diana Kennedy at Raindance

www.film-news.co.uk/review/UK/3698/Cinema/Nothing-Fancy-Diana-Kennedy 

Fri 27 Sept
Filmuforia

Review of The Waiter at Raindance

http://filmuforia.co.uk/the-waiter-2019/ 

Fri 27 Sept
Latino Life 

Q&A with Eva Vazquez, director of short film Fire In The Basement at Raindance

www.latinolife.co.uk/articles/fire-basement-2019-short-film-eva-vázquez-de-reoyo-raindance-film-festival 

Fri 27 Sept
Calgary Herald 

Feature about film festivals, with mention of Raindance

https://calgaryherald.com/entertainment/movies/brooks-calgary-international-film-festival-kicks-off-on-the-red-carpet 

Sat 28 Sept
Daily Mail

News of Hurt By Paradise at Raindance, including gala photos of director/lead Greta Bellamacina plus other cast Jaime Winstone, Tanya Burr, Camilla Rutherford, Jazzy De Lisser at Vue Piccadilly

www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-7517557/Jaime-Winstone-cuts-glamorous-figure-black-tulle-lace-dress-Hurt-Paradise-screening.html 

Sun 29 Sept
Radiant Circus

Review of Dark Almost Night at Raindance

https://radiantcircus.com/screen-diary-dark-almost-night-at-raindance-2019/ 

Sun 29 Sept
Evening Standard 

News in “Londoner’s Diary” of Hurt By Paradise at Raindance, mentioning director/lead Greta Bellamacina and cast Jaime Winstone, Tanya Burr, Camilla Rutherford in attendance

www.standard.co.uk/news/londoners-diary/the-londoner-one-nation-follows-a-labour-blueprint-a4249951.html 

Mon 30 Sept
UploadVR 

News of Raindance Immersive award winners The Curious Tale of The Stolen Pets, Gloomy Eyes, plus mention of Doctor Who: The Edge Of Time. Other VR winners listed: A Box In The Desert, Afterlife, Ayahuasca, Battlescar, Glimpse, Cosmos Within Us

https://uploadvr.com/raindance-awards-2019/ 

Mon 30 Sept
Mehr News Agency 

News that Platform wins award at Raindance

https://en.mehrnews.com/news/150641/Platform-wins-award-at-27th-Raindance-filmfest-in-UK

Mon 30 Sept
Persian Digest

News that Platform wins Best Debut award at Raindance

https://persiadigest.com/en/news/7649/platform-wins-best-debut-award-at-raindance-film-festival  

Mon 30 Sept