Truth and Movies

A movie guide to fine dining

By Little White Lies

A weird and wonderful journey through the varied dining experiences offered by cinema.

Watch: A Personal Ode to Going to the Cinema

By Matthew Mulcahy

As cinemas in the UK prepare to reopen, Matthew Mulcahy reflects on his formative experiences of watching films on the big screen.

LWLies 85: Food & Film Special – On Sale Now!

By David Jenkins

Our latest print edition brings together two of life’s foremost pleasures.

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By Lillian Crawford

A group of young women come of age against the backdrop of civil war in Mounia Meddour’s vibrant, nuanced debut.

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Perfect 10

By Keli Williams

A troubled young gymnast experiences the ups and down of adolescence in Eva Riley tender debut feature.


Young Ahmed

By Charles Bramesco

The Dardenne brothers change tack with this provocative portrait of a teenage Muslim fundamentalist.


Yes, God, Yes

By Keli Williams

Natalia Dyer plays a Catholic girl who experiences a profound sexual awakening in Karen Maine’s smart religious satire.

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Make Up

By Anton Bitel

A Cornish caravan park provides the backdrop to a young woman’s sexual (re)awakening in Claire Oakley’s impressive debut.

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Again Once Again

By Lillian Crawford

Argentine actor and author Romina Paula turns director for this sublime mediation on middle age womanhood.

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Little White Lies was established in 2005 as a bi-monthly print magazine committed to championing great movies and the talented people who make them. Combining cutting-edge design, illustration and journalism, we’ve been described as being “at the vanguard of the independent publishing movement.” Our reviews feature a unique tripartite ranking system that captures the different aspects of the movie-going experience. We believe in Truth & Movies.