Film

Chair: Anna Smith
Vice Chair: Rich Cline
Secretary: Karen Krizanovich

New members are considered for the film section each year from March to May. For information, visit the Membership Form.

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For information or queries about the film section, email: londoncritics@gmail.com

News & Reviews

Pam Engel Besson Obituary

A great lady of the cinema William Russell Film critics enjoy film festivals, but one of the snags is that at them you may see many films that will never be seen back home as no distributors take them up. The contribution of Artificial Eye, the distribution company...

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Barry Norman

A great film critic remembered Darren Vaughan, Brian Burton and William Russell This is not an obituary. The details of Barry Norman's long and successful career as journalist and film critic have been covered elsewhere in great detail - he was truly a national...

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Critics Honour Cannes Canine

Winners are announced for the 2017 Palm Dog Anna Smith The dog was the star at the Cannes Film Festival on Friday, May 26, when members of the Critics’ Circle Film Section sat on the jury for the Palm Dog Award for the best canine performance in a festival title. A...

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