Press Coverage

The Big Issue Changemakers of 2023: Culture (Big Issue)

‘Lost’ film to have world premiere in Glasgow (Glasgow Times)

Kier-La Janisse Book And Film Tour Hits Top UK Genre Events (Screen Anarchy)

Scottish Film Events: October 2022 (The Skinny)

Ffilm Ifanc: A Curious Trip in Cinema (Film Feels)

First Step Swim review (Eye For Film)

Why Nicolas Cage is Hollywood’s most misunderstood star (BBC Culture)

An Equal Experience: Why Descriptive Subtitling Matters (Independent Cinema Office)

Cowards Bend the Knee (Screen Slate)

Crime Wave: John Paizs on the Return of His Retro Comedy Noir (Screen Slate)

Tales from Winnipeg @ Spectacle Theater (Screen Slate)

Screengrab from Italian website, Il Manifesto, the headline reads, "Billy the Kid nell'impero dei colletti bianchi"
Matchbox’s The New Morning of Billy the Kid programme featured on the website of Italian communist newspaper Il Manifesto. The headline reads, “Billy the Kid in the white-collar empire”

Billy the Kid nell’impero dei colletti bianchi (Il Manifesto)

Rushes: The New Morning of Billy the Kid (MUBI Notebook)

Review: The New Morning of Billy the Kid (Windows on Worlds)

Shelf Life review (Steph’s Words on Cinema)

Matchbox Cine presents Shelf Life (1993) (Glasgow Guardian)

Cult film Shelf Life available to stream worldwide (Eye For Film)

Matchbox Cine: Accessibility & Hybrid Hopes (Film Feels)

Nicolas Cage’s ‘Pig’ Gets European Premiere at Edinburgh International Film Festival (Variety)

Keanu Reeves: Saving the world with rock’n’roll… and kindness (Big Issue)

Long Interview: Sean Welsh and Megan Mitchell (BBC Radio Scotland)

2020: That Was the Year That Was (Glasgow Short Film Festival)

Sean and Megan’s award for making movies more accessible (National Lottery)

Glasgow couple who spent lockdown making films deaf-friendly win National Lottery award (Glasgow Live)

Film Duo Scoop Lottery Award (Glasgow Times)

FIELD NOTES Naomi Gessesse chooses highlights from Glasgow Short Film Festival online, August 2020 (MAP Magazine)

The Company of Strangeness: Matchbox Cineclub’s Tales from Winnipeg (Film Cred)

Review – Cowards Bend the Knee (The Slice)

Manifesto 02: The Power of Pricing and Programming (Independent Cinema Office)

Glasgow Short Film Festival returns with online programme for 2020 (The List)

What to look out for at the online Glasgow Short Film Festival 2020 (BFI)

A film festival in your living room (The Times)

Dive In: Glasgow Short Film Festival’s free online fest (The Skinny)

Matchbox Cineclub: 5 tips to consider when organising online film events (The Bigger Picture)

Diary at Large: What’s life really like as a body double for a movie star? (Herald Scotland)

CAGE-A-RAMA: Festival dedicated to Nicolas Cage returns to Glasgow for third year (Glasgow Live)

We spoke to the man who worked as Nicolas Cage’s stand-in for 10 years (Bristol Post)

Cage-a-rama Film Festival Returns to Glasgow For Its Third Year (The List)

Glasgow Film Festival Cage-a-rama Announces Guests, UK Tour (Dread Central)

The 2020 Nicolas Cage Film Festival Set For Scotland In January (Film Stories)

The Hot 100 2019: Festivals We Love (The List)

Glasgow’s Matchbox Cineclub: The Weird, the Wacky and the Wonderful (RGU: Union)

Spotlight on…Matchbox Cineclub (Park Circus)

September’s Best Film Events in Scotland (The Skinny)

Rediscovering ‘Nothing Lasts Forever’ 35 Years on (Screen Queens)

‘I Was a Teenage Serial Killer’ Lets Out All its Feminine Rage (Screen Queens)

‘Mary Jane’s Not a Virgin Anymore’ Wants to Talk About Sex, Baby (Screen Queens)

Weird Weekend 2019: Killing the Patriarchy in a Sarah Jacobson Double Feature (FilmEra)

Tom Schiller on lost masterpiece Nothing Lasts Forever (The Skinny)

Matchbox Cineclub’s “Weird Weekend” Film Festival Preview (person friday)

Five Films to see at Weird Weekend… this Weekend (3rd Grade Analysis)

Keanu Reeves, explained (Vox)

CCA Podcast #4 (CCA)

Alternative timeline of Glasgow’s past (The Herald)

The Best Film Events in Scotland in August (The Skinny)

Weird Weekend to unearth lost Bill Murray masterpiece (The Skinny)

Keanu Reeves Is Whatever You Want Him to Be (The New York Times)

There’s a sing-along screening of Saw happening in Glasgow next month (Glasgow Live)

The Best Film Events in Scotland in July (The Skinny)

Matchbox Cineclub recommends (

#TECH – ไปให้สุด แล้วหยุดที่ ‘คีอานู รีฟส์’ กับการปรากฏตัวในเกม Cyberpunk 2077 (Dooddot)

L’affascinante caso di Keanu Reeves, l’attore di cui sappiamo poco o nulla (Wired)

The Movies That Made Me: An Interview With Megan Mitchell (Berlin Film Journal)

10 to see at the 2019 Edinburgh International Film Festival (BFI)

How purple fans across the globe plan to celebrate Prince’s ‘born day’ (The Current)

10 Things To See At Edinburgh International Film Festival (Ever So Juliet)

Cage-a-rama – You can see Nicolas Cage films in 3D at the Edinburgh Film Festival (Edinburgh Live)

Edinburgh Film Festival announce 2019 programme (The Skinny)

EIFF reveals full 2019 programme (Screen Scotland)

FHS Support: Matchbox Cineclub (Film Hub Scotland)

Scene: Welcome to the Keanuverse (Metro)

Chasin’ Statham #12: London (+KeanuCon) LIVE! (podcast)

Inside KeanuCon, the First Keanu Reeves Film Festival (GQ)

A Keanu Reeves Festival Called KeanuCon Is Happening This Weekend (UNILAD)

Glasgow to hold world first Keanu Reeves festival this weekend (Scotsman)

Speaking to the organisers of the world’s first Keanu Reeves film festival (Dazed)

Screw Sundance, ‘KeanuCon’ Is the Only Film Festival That Matters (Vice)

A Keanu Reeves film festival promises a most excellent adventure (Little White Lies)

Bill & Ted, Constantine, and Speed to screen at first-ever KeanuCon (The AV Club)

Whoa! Keanu Reeves Getting His Own KeanuCon Film Festival (Nerdist)

Keanu believe it? Film festival honours Speed star Reeves (STV)

Pop-culture fanatics go full tilt by hosting the first-ever KeanuCon, in honour of Keanu Reeves (Indulge Express)

Keanu Reeves Film Festivali’ne Hazır Mısınız? (GQ)

Il y a une convention 100 % dédiée à Keanu Reeves et c’est l’idée du siècle (Le Journal De Montreal)

Yes Way! Keanu Reeves Is Getting His Own Film Festival (Cracked)

There’s Going To Be A Keanu Reeves Film Festival In Glasgow This Weekend (Sick Chirpse)

KeanuCon Is the Greatest Film Festival Ever (22 Words)

Perfect Human Keanu Reeves Is Getting His Own Film Festival Because Of Course (Mashable)

Keanu Reeves terá um festival de cinema apenas com os seus filmes (Rolling Stone)

The World’s First Keanu Reeves Film Festival Is Coming To Glasgow (LADBible)

KeanuCon to immortalize Keanu Reeves with epic film festival (Consequence of Sound)

Keanu Reeves Festival hosts UK premiere (Deadline)

The Best Film Events in Scotland in April (The Skinny)

CCA Highlights – March/April 2019 (The Skinny)

REVIEW: Two Weirds is Too Weird, GSFF (The Fountain)

REVIEW: Two Weirds is Too Weird: The Jackal Films of Alice Lowe & Jacqueline Wright (The Wee Review)

Glasgow Short Film Festival announce 2019 programme (The Skinny)

Film Review: Auld Lang Vine (Qmunicate Magazine)

There’s a Vine tribute party happening in Glasgow to celebrate social media’s iconic moments (Glasgow Live)

CCA Highlights: January & February 2019 (The Skinny)

#CageClub #097 Between Worlds (2018) (#CageClub podcast)

The Best Film Events in Scotland in December (The Skinny)

Nicolas Cage film to get UK premiere at Glasgow festival (Glasgow Live)

New Nicolas Cage film to premiere at Glasgow’s Cage-a-rama (The Skinny)

Glasgow’s CCA reopens with #WeirdHorror season (The Skinny)

Halloween pop-up cinema event to help launch reopened CCA next week (Glasgow Live)

How good an actor is Nicolas Cage? (The Skinny)

Nic Cage unleashed as Glasgow’s Cage-a-Rama returns (The Skinny)

Long-running Nicolas Cage film festival returns to Glasgow (Glasgow Live)

Matchbox Cineclub on starting a film night (The Skinny)

Dunyayi Kurtaran Adam aka Turkish Star Wars review (Bouquets & Brickbats)

Attack of the Killer Jedi! The bizarre story of Turkish Star Wars (The Guardian)

Delayed opening threatens Glasgow’s CCA (Eye For Film)

A guide to Scottish DIY film nights (The Skinny)

The best film events in Scotland this September (The Skinny)

Glasgow’s CCA remains closed but finds new homes for upcoming events (The National)

Turkish Star Wars Film Goes On Tour (Movie Scramble)

Film club brings 3D movies and a five-hour orgy to Glasgow (Glasgow Live)

Keanu Reeves film festival postponed due to Glasgow School of Art Fire (Glasgow Live)

There’s a Jaws 3-D screening happening in Glasgow this weekend (Glasgow Live) 

There’s a Keanu Reeves film festival happening in Glasgow (Glasgow Live)

Bill and Ted star Alex Winter to make appearance at Weird Weekend cult film festival in Glasgow (The Daily Record)

Looking back at the absurd, gonzo brilliance of Alex Winter’s Freaked (The Skinny)

A new cult film festival is spotlighting forgotten cinematic gems (Little White Lies)

The BFI Podcast: Solo: A Star Wars Story, Ian McKellen, My Friend Dahmer and Glasgow’s Weird Weekend (24/05/18)

How to grow audiences for films NO ONE has heard of with Matchbox Cineclub (Independent Cinema Office)

Alchemy Film & Moving Image Festival: 2018 Report (The Skinny)

CCA in record year as it celebrates 25th anniversary (The National)

What’s On Scotland 3-10 May (The Skinny)

The best film events in Scotland in May 2018 (The Skinny)

Glasgow to play host to ‘Weird Weekend’ this June! (Nerdly)

The Legendary Cult Movie Known as ‘Turkish Star Wars’ Now Has a Smashing New HD Scan (io9)

Scotland’s first cult film festival is happening in Glasgow – say hello to Weird Weekend (Glasgow Live)

Matchbox Cineclub Unveils New Scottish Cult Film Festival (Britflicks)

Matchbox Cineclub unveil Weird Weekend film fest (The Skinny)

Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival launches its 2018 programme (The List)

Restore Edilmiş Dünyayı Kurtaran Adam 4 Mayıs’ta Gösterimde (Sinematik Yesilcam)

Alchemy Film & Moving Image Festival 2018: Preview (The Skinny)

The Best Film Events in Scotland in April (The Skinny)

The Best Film Events in Scotland in January (The Skinny)

Cage-A-Rama: ‘If someone like Daniel Day Lewis is a chameleon, Nicolas Cage is a chimera’ (The List)

Scotland’s Best Events This Week (4-11 Jan) (The Skinny)

Discovering John Paizs’ lost comic gem Crime Wave (The Skinny)

Calling all Hollywood scriptwriters: Here are our best Glasgow film pitches (Glasgow Live)

Glasgow cinema to host Nicolas Cage film festival – and launches campaign to bring actor to Glasgow (Glasgow Live)

ARTS NEWS: Nicolas Cage celebration… (The Herald)

Nicolas Cage film festival set to hit Glasgow in Scotland-first (Evening Times)

Scotland’s first Nicolas Cage Film Festival is set to hit Glasgow next year (Scottish Sun)

Glasgow festival CAGE-A-RAMA celebrates Nicolas Cage (The Skinny)

Festival dedicated to Nicolas Cage coming to Glasgow as city hosts its first CAGE-A-RAMA (Glasgow Live)

Meet Crime Wave director John Paizs (Behind the Curtain)

Film Fringe on Document International Human Rights Film Festival (Film Hub North)

Cowards Bend The Knee or Suture Selves (Medium)

Ela Orleans to perform live score for Cowards Bend The Knee (The List)

Interview: Ela Orleans on Cowards Bend The Knee (

Interview: Guy Maddin on Cowards Bend The Knee (

Interview: John Paizs on Crime Wave (

The Best Film Events in Scotland (The Skinny 04/09/17)

The Best Film Events in Scotland (The Skinny 02/08/17)

Going High, Going Low at the 2017 Glasgow Film Festival (Paste Magazine)

O Canada: GFF celebrates New Canadian Cinema (The Skinny)

Glasgow Film Festival Report 1 (Kiltr)

John Paizs films featured at Glasgow Film Festival (Winnipeg Film Group)

Harry Potter special effects demo before screening of lost 80s film classic (Glasgow Live)

Harry Potter special effects show and 80s film screening in Glasgow this week (Evening Times)

Altered States in Immers-o-sound review (Across The Arts)

Altered States in Immers-o-sound review (Soliloquy of a Nerd)

Altered States in Immers-o-sound preview (Kiltr)

Scalarama encourages the DIY approach to film clubs (Herald Scotland)

14 Unmissable Things to do in Glasgow this week (WOW247, 16/02/15)

What’s on in Glasgow & Edinburgh November 2015 (The Skinny, 04/11/15)

Glasgow Film Festival 2016: Ten weird and interesting cinema venues (STV News, 18/02/16)

Double Take In Outer Space: Des Mangan Interview (Weegie Film Blog)

Double Take In Outer Space: Des Mangan Interview (Glasgow International Comedy Festival)

10 Hot November Events in Scotland (Eventbrite Blog)

Doune The Rabbit Hole Festival 24-26/08/12 (Up Late At Night Again)

Two Festivals and their venues (Outwith)

Werner c’est un vénere (BiGNOZE)

67 Things to do in Glasgow this February (Time Out, 30/01/15)

The Top 10 Things to do in Glasgow this week (Time Out, 16/02/15)

70 Great Things to do in Glasgow this April (Time Out, 31/03/15)