Festivals

Reconnecting with Hollywood’s past at the 10th TCM Classic Film Festival

By Rebecca Nicole Williams

The annual showcase of vintage movies welcomed a host of stars and eager cinephiles.

Xavier Dolan, Terrence Malick headline 72nd Cannes Film Festival

By Adam Woodward

This year’s Official Selection features new works from Jim Jarmusch, Bong Joon-ho and Jessica Hausner.

The Dead Don’t Die to open the 72nd Cannes Film Festival

By Adam Woodward

Jim Jarmusch’s star-studded zombie comedy will receive its world premiere on 14 May.

Virtual Arthouse: Tsai Ming-liang’s The Deserted at the Taiwan Film Festival

By Anton Bitel

An 8K presentation of the director’s VR project provides a uniquely immersive experience.

Six of the best new documentaries from CPH:DOX 2019

By Demetrios Matheou

Ai Weiwei’s latest chronicle of the refugee crisis was among the highlight’s of Copenhagen’s premier documentary festival.

BFI Flare and the changing landscape of queer cinema

By Megan Christopher

This year’s festival brought a diverse mix of LGBT-themed stories – as well as some star names.

Exploring community at True/False Film Fest 2019

By Tayler Montague

Stories of race and identity came to the fore at the annual documentary showcase in Columbia, Missouri.

Discover transgressive and unruly cinema at Frames of Representation 2019

By David Jenkins

The annual festival at London’s ICA presents new visions for documentary filmmaking.

The best new films at the 2019 Glasgow Film Festival

By Josh Slater-Williams

Highlights from this year’s programme, including a tribute to legendary DoP Robby Müller.

Beats – first look review

By Josh Slater-Williams

Two best friends have the night of their young lives in Brian Welsh’s rave-era coming-of-ager.

25 films we’d like to see at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival

By Adam Woodward

Could these be the directors vying for this year’s Palme d’Or?

The true story of Montgomery Clift, as told by his youngest nephew

By Christina Newland

Making Montgomery Clift explodes the myths surrounding the Hollywood star and queer icon.

Alejandro González Iñárritu announced as President of the 72nd Cannes Film Festival

By Adam Woodward

The acclaimed director becomes the first Mexican artist to receive the honour.

David Dastmalchian on poverty and abuse drama All Creatures Here Below

By Josh Slater-Williams

The character actor and screenwriter talks presenting truth on screen, and what he’s learned from his time in Marvel’s Cinematic Universe.

Eight under-the-radar gems from the Berlin Film Festival 2019

By Adam Woodward

Highlights from across this year’s Berlinale, including a hallucinatory war thriller and a metaphysical farce.

Varda by Agnès – first look review

By Ian Mantgani

The first lady of French cinema offers a final, typically fascinating self-portrait.

Amazing Grace – first look review

By Ian Mantgani

Sydney Pollack’s long-lost concert doc shows the Queen of Soul at the height of her pop fame.

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