Sean Baker

Sean Baker: ‘If you’re a filmmaker in the 21st century, it’s hard not to be a social activist’

By Sophie Monks Kaufman

The director of The Florida Project is quietly redefining concepts of movie magic and what it means to be a star.

The Florida Project

By David Jenkins

There’s magic in every single frame of writer/director Sean Baker’s spellbinding latest.

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The politics of peripheral vision in contemporary cinema

By Amrou Al-Kadhi

Filmmakers like Sean Baker are using every corner of the frame to shine a light on marginalised people.

The Florida Project – first look review

By David Jenkins

A shot of pure cinematic joy from Tangerine director Sean Baker – and a big highlight of the 2017 Cannes Film Festival.

New films by Claire Denis, Sean Baker and Abel Ferrara to debut in Cannes

By David Jenkins

The 2017 Directors’ Fortnight line-up is even more tantalising than the main Competition.

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