Truth and Movies


Jessie Buckley is set to star in Alex Garland’s next film, Men

By Charles Bramesco

She’ll play a young woman mourning the death of her ex-husband while on holiday in the English countryside.

Steven Soderbergh has shared his annual viewing log for 2020

By Charles Bramesco

Here’s every piece of media the American director consumed last year, including four different viewings of Mank.

How we filmed Pieces of a Woman’s one-shot birth scene

By Orla Smith

DoP Benjamin Loeb talks us through the astonishing set-piece that opens Kornél Mundruczó’s film.

Fancy a week alone watching movies in a remote lighthouse?

By Charles Bramesco

The Göteborg Film Festival is offering one brave soul a once-in-a-lifetime festival experience.

100 films to look forward to in 2021 – part 2

By Little White Lies

As another big year for movies begins, we look ahead to new work from Chloé Zhao, Wes Anderson and Sion Sono.

100 films to look forward to in 2021 – part 1

By Hannah Woodhead

From long-delayed projects to ones born out of the pandemic, here are the upcoming movies we’re most excited about.

David Squires on… A very merry Christmas movie medley

By Little White Lies

’Tis the season for satirical cartoons lampooning your favourite festive flicks. Happy holidays!

The 10 best film soundtracks of 2020

By Thomas Hobbs

From Birds of Prey’s intoxicating mix of rap and pop music to Tamar-kali’s atmospheric Shirley score.

The 30 best films of 2020

By Little White Lies

Our favourite new releases from this year, featuring Spike Lee, Chloé Zhao, Josephine Decker and more.

The 20 best film posters of 2020

By Hannah Woodhead

From the classic to the abstract, we count down our favourite poster designs from a highly unusual year of movies.

Beginnings: Ida Lupino’s London

By Adam Scovell

Visiting the leafy London street where the pioneering Hollywood actor and filmmaker came of age.

Know The Score: Open Mike Eagle on Punch-Drunk Love

By Thomas Hobbs

The Chicago rapper describes the moment he fell in love with Jon Brion’s dreamlike score.

The 20 best home entertainment releases of 2020

By David Jenkins

Our round-up of the year’s finest physical releases, some of which helped us through the dark times of lockdown.

Lars von Trier will return to TV for a third series of The Kingdom

By Charles Bramesco

The infamous Dane will shoot a third instalment of the his cult ’90s show set in a neurosurgery ward.

Eyes Wide Shut is an anti-consumerist holiday classic

By Brianna Zigler

Stanley Kubrick’s final film contains a thinly-veiled critique of the vulgar excess and materialism of Christmas.

Check out the winning entry to our El Camino creative brief

By Little White Lies

We set a bumper sticker design challenge inspired by the Breaking Bad spin-off movie.

Discover this early Samuel Fuller noir set in Tokyo’s criminal underworld

By Anton Bitel

House of Bamboo, one of the first American features to be shot in Japan, is as hard-boiled as they come.

The 25 best TV shows of 2020

By Emma Fraser

From Schitt’s Creek to The Last Dance, here are our favourite small-screen offerings from the past year.

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