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McCullin Review

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 “I talk as if there’s a lot of poetry in me, there isn’t. I am neither an artist nor a poet. I’m a photographer.”

Legendary British photojournalist Don McCullin worked for The Sunday Times from 1966 to 1983 and over the course of his career he risked his life to cover wars and humanitarian disasters across the globe. Sibling documentary filmmakers Jacqui and David Morris direct their exclusive and engrossing portrait of McCullin’s illustrious career and reveal the man behind the photographs that brought home the horrors of war.

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Zero Dark Thirty Review

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How soon is ‘too soon’?

Three years after becoming the first woman to win an Academy Award for Best Director with fascinating character-study The Hurt Locker, Kathryn Bigelow returns to the war genre with her dramatisation of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama Bin Laden.

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