Big hitters, bridesmaids and women on the verge of a nervous breakdown make the cut in this penultimate segment.
By Taylor Burns
Brian De Palma’s taut Watergate-era thriller highlights the difference between what a country believes itself to be, and what it actually is.
Mark Rylance is the latest in a list of key collaborators who bring out the best in The Beard.
Our comedic rundown continues with a promiscuous band camp geek and an ageless Old Hollywood icon.
Thora Birch, Tilda Swinton and Whoopi Goldberg feature in the second part of our tribute to funny film women.
A tribute to some of the most memorable comic turns from women actors, featuring an immortal Meryl Streep.
By James Clarke
Land and Freedom shows the personal and political sides of this 80-year-old conflict.
By David Hayles
In 1947’s Kiss of Death, Richard Widmark plays a murderous Joker-styled sociopath.
Mad Max meets Monty Python is the best way of describing this strange, little-seen Soviet gem.
By Lara C Cory
Thirty years on, Sigourney Weaver’s iconic hero stands as a defiant symbol of gender equality.
Catherine Corsini’s new film carries the torch for Agnès Varda’s feminist musical.
Diverse, inclusive festivals like Karlovy Vary are reaffirming the power film to edify, unite and entertain.
Director Filippo Capuzzi Lapietra has created a charming tribute for the festival’s 2016 edition.
By Matt Turner
Documentary filmmakers Betzabé García and Tatiana Huezo are giving a voice to victims of violent abuse.
Watch Ryan Gosling serenade Emma Stone in the first look at the director’s follow-up to Whiplash.
Steven Spielberg’s alien invasion epic offers a boldly personal take on a contemporary global crisis.
Guillermo del Toro choreographs a ballet with giants and offers one of cinema’s most beautiful definitions of love.