Recent Press

"Record breaking crowds, sold out screenings, live music, loud raucous parties and great films. This is what an independent film festival should be. Raindance has become what Sundance used to be fifteen years ago."

10 July Elliot Grove receives Honourary Doctorate

4 December Toronto Globe and Mail

4 December Some great reviews of Raindance Festival films on Eye For Film

4 December India Express

3 December Danny Boyle - Oscar contender?

2 December imdb.com

2 December Wales Online

2 December Rope of Silicon

2 December www.indiewire.com

2 December Red Carpet Fashion Awards

2 December Just Jared

2 December Film Threat

2 December London's Metro

2 December BBC News

2 December more BBC News

2 December even more BBC News

2 December Walking Daydreams

2 December BBC

2 December Reuters

2 December Gratia Magazine

1 December ITN at the Movies

1 December Great piece in Evening Standard

1 December Slumdog Millionaire - the new Full Monty The Telegraph

1 December Empire Online

1 December Independent film awards draw Britain's biggest acting names Hello Magazine

1 December Slumdog Millionaire wins British film awards Rediff, India

1 December Film4's sweeping success at the BIFAs Channel 4

1 December BBC

1 December Lives in gritty times provide apt theme for independent British film awards The Independent

1 December After Trainspotting and zombies, a teaboy millionaire is tipped to win Boyle an Oscar The Guardian

1 December Slumdog Millionaire The Times

20 October Times Online about web technology on Raindance

19 October Assets World about Raindance 2008

17 October The Publican about Tuaca sponsor Raindance

17 October Publican

16 October Little Ashes about its screening pictures on Raindance

16 October Sutton Borough Guardian

16 October Evening Express

16 October Epsom Guardian

15 October Cineuropean about Blue Tower wins Raindance

15 October Net Ribution about Blue Tower wins Raindance

15 October Brand Republic about Dailymontion on Raindance

15 October Brand Republic

14 October Film Festival Ticker about winner of 16th Raindance Film Festival

14 October Screen Daily about Blue Tower wins Raindance

13 October Hollywood Reporter about Hush on Raindance

13 October Screen International on Closing Night and Awards

13 October Variety on Closing Night and Awards

13 October Hollywood Reporter on Closing Night and Awards

13 October Mskirsty Journal about DIRECTOR Q & A on Raindance

13 October IrWin Vision about Raindance's successful

13 October Battle Royale with Cheese about awards on Raindance

12 October Hollywood Movie about Arctic Monkey film on Raindance

12 October Cuaroninspired Word Press about Raindance Awards 2008

11 October BBC Online

11 October JuddFilms on Seven Signs on Raindance

11 October BBC Film about Arctic Monkey film on Raindance

11 October AktoMan about One Day Removals on Raindance

10 October Tech Watch about Tiscali Support Raindance

10 October LJ World about Watch Out on Raindance

10 October A Blog Article about The Auteur on Raindance

10 October Indie London about Año Uña on Raindance

10 October Converging Media

9 October Filmdetail interviews Elliot Grove about Raindance

9 October Evening Express about John Hewitt on Raindance

9 October IFTN about Irish Shorts on Raindance

8 October Monsters and Critics about Estômago on Raindance

8 October Monsters and Critics about It's Hard To Be Nice on Raindanc

8 October CrapTV Blog about Electric Apricot: Quest for Festeroo (National Lampoon Presents) on Raindance

7 October A Wintry Mix about Faye Dunaway on Raindance

7 October Twitch about Clubbed on Raindance

7 October Howies about Raindance Film Festival and Raindance.tv

7 October Kibera Kid Blogspot about Charcoal Traffic on Raindance

7 October Campiagn about Faye Dunaway on Raindance

7 October Guardian about Faye Dunaway on Raindance

7 October Guardian about Faye Dunaway of Flick on Raindance

6 October BBC News interviews Faye Dunaway at Raindance

6 October Teenage.me about Raindance

6 October Brand Republic about Tiscali offer Raindance Screen Talks Online

6 October Toronto J-Film Pow-Wow about Wings of Defeat  on Raindance

6 October Uncut News about Arctic Monkeys At The Apollo on Raindance

6 October Monsters and Critics about Gardens of The Night on Raindance

5 October Battle Royale With Cheese about Elliot Grove's Letter from Raindance

5 October Twitch about Wings of Defeat on Raindance

5 October Norwich Evening News about Zabra Crossings on Raindance

5 October Red Orbit about Clubbed on Raindance

4 October Guardian about Raindance

4 October Shadows on The Web about Flick on Raindance

4 October Twitch about Flick on Raindance

4 October Telegraph about Chris and Don: A Love Story on Raindance

3 October Estere of Onica about PVC-1 on Raindance

3 October All Beatle News about All Together Now on Raindance

3 October Live Journal about All Together Now on Raindance

3 October Film on Eleven about 16th Raindance Film Festival 

3 October Orange Entertainment about Choke on Raindance

3 October Movie On about Raindance

2 October THR about Choke on Raindance

2 October Variety about Choke on Raindance

2 October Telegraph UK about Choke on Raindance

2 October News in Briefabout Choke on Raindance

2 October Male First about Raindance

2 October Hollywood ReporteraboutChoke on Raindance

2 October Brand Republic about Raindance

2 October 4RTV about Filck on Raindance

2 October Viriety about Choke on Raindance Open

2 October Times Online about All Together Now on Raindance

2 October IFTN about Daisy Chain on Raindance

2 October Contact Music about Choke on Raindance Film Festival

2 October Female First about Raindance Film Festival

2 October Telegraph UK about Choke Kicks Off Raindance Film Festival

2 October Brand Republic about Raindance in Tiscali

1 October Jet Society about All Together Now on Raindance in Spanish

1 October Drifting Camera about A Message To The World on Raindance

1 October IFTN about The Daisy Chain on Raindance Film Festival

1 October ThinkSync Music about Raindance Film Festival 2008

1 October Rotten Tomatoes about 16th Raindance Film Festival Kicks Off

1 October Guardian Film Blog about Choke will be on Raindance Opening

1 October Digital Spy about Choke will be on Raindance Opening

1 October PopSugar about Choke will be on Raindance Opening

1 October Empire Magazine about Raindance Launches

1 October Drowned in Sound about Raindance Launches

1 October All Media Scoland about One Day Removals on Raindance

30 September Retro To Go about Raindance

29 September Reuters and AlartNet Fundation about Losing Hope: Woman In Afghanistan

29 September Web User about Raindance Premiere

28 September Metro Life about Raindance

24 September EMI Music Netherland about All Together Now on Raindance

22 September Chile La Segunda about All Together Now on Raindance in Spanish

21 September Monsters And Critics about latest Raindance information

16 September Asians In Media about The Blue Tower on Raindance

15 September The Edingburgh Paper Evening News about Senseless on Raindance

15 September The Earth Time about Crazy on Raindance

12 September Great article in the Soho House Magazine

09 September News Guide about Short Circuit

08 September Press Release Newswire about Short Circuit

08 September Wall Street Journal announces National Lampoon Presents Electric Apricot: Quest for Festeroo at Raindance

08 September The Independent on Raindance and it's lineup

05 September Kansas City Star on Steve Balderson's Watch Out

05 September South Wales Evening Post and Ken Loach 'Put the money back into British Film'

04 September Little White Lies with Ken Loach

04 September Little White Lies

04 September Total Film

03 September Russian Film Web News about Raindance in Russian

03 September Article on BBC news

03 September Article on ITV News
 
03 September Article in the Guardian

03 September Article in Uncut

Raindance festival line-up unveiled
The Press Association - 3 September
The programme for the 16th annual Raindance Film Festival has been announced in London. The UK premiere of Choke, written by Fight Club author Chuck ...

'Choke' gets hold as Raindance opener
Hollywood Reporter, United States - 3 September
LONDON -- Clark Gregg's big-screen adaptation of Chuck Palahniuk's novel "Choke" will open this year's Raindance Film Festival in the British capital. ...


Variety

'Choke' to open Raindance festival
Variety, CA - 3 September
By STEVE CLARKE Clark Gregg's "Choke" will open London's 16th Raindance Film Festival. Closer is the world premiere of Mark Tonderai's directorial debut, ...
4 Creative cinema ad gives Raindance festival zombie love
guardian.co.uk, UK - Sep 1, 2008
This year's Raindance independent film festival will be promoted with a 4 Creative cinema ad campaign that is a tongue-in-cheek take on films such as the ...
Raindance Film Festival at Cineworld, Shaftesbury Avenue
Red Carnation Hotels, UK - Aug 29, 2008
Film fans keen to catch a glimpse of up-and-coming directors could be interested in attending the Raindance Film Festival at Cineworld on Shaftesbury Avenue ...
Scots film lands top festival slot after breaking world swearing ...
Glasgow Daily Record, UK - Sep 1, 2008
Despite this, the film has been selected for screening - without subtitles - at this year's Raindance Festival in London, the biggest independent movie ...
'Get Thrashed: The Story Of Thrash Metal': More Release Dates ...
Blabbermouth.net, NY - Aug 29, 2008
"Get Thrashed: The Story of Thrash Metal" has appeared in over 20 film festivals, highlighted by invitations to the prestigious Silver Lake Film Festival ...
Autumn's other film festival offerings
Variety, CA - Aug 22, 2008
The Pordenone Silent Film Festival, Oct. 4-11, will commemorate the 90th year since the end of World War I with clips from Austrian and Danish newsreels as ...
CRAZY, an Award-Winning Film Inspired by the Life of Guitar Legend ...
Melodika.net, Bulgaria - Aug 17, 2008
... Illinois Int'l Film Festival (St. Charles, 9/12-14), Raindance Film Festival (UK, 10/1-12), Scottsdale Int'l Film Festival (10/3-7) and Rehoboth Film ...

 

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