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Tilda Swinton

Watch a Tilda Swinton-narrated clip from Jóhann Jóhannsson’s final film

By Charles Bramesco

The late Icelandic composer’s Last and First Men was completed posthumously.

Watch the first trailer for Wes Anderson’s The French Dispatch

By Charles Bramesco

The story of a French newspaper's post-WWII operation goes heavy on whimsy.

The Personal History of David Copperfield

By Lou Thomas

Armando Iannucci trades satire for spirited period comedy in a Charles Dickens adaptation for the ages.

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Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s upcoming Memoria gets a big deal

By Charles Bramesco

The 2020 release will be Joe’s widest North American run to date.

Iannucci does Dickens in The Personal History of David Copperfield trailer

By Charles Bramesco

Dev Patel stars as the plucky orphan of the 19th century literary legend.

The Souvenir

By Hannah Woodhead

Joanna Hogg explores her own memories to create a fragile, fascinating portrait of romance in both bloom and decay.

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The Personal History of David Copperfield – first look review

By Hannah Woodhead

A light and lovely Dickens adaptation with Dev Patel revealing his immense comic chops in the title role.

The Dead Don’t Die

By Hannah Woodhead

A cast of Jim Jarmusch regulars attempt to ward off the zombie apocalypse in this allegorical horror-comedy.

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LWLies 80: The Souvenir + 100 Mould-Breaking British Films

By David Jenkins

This special, expanded edition of the magazine celebrates British cinema and contains moving illustrations.

Why the politics of Derek Jarman’s late films are so important

By Sam Moore

In a time of political uncertainty, his bold representations of queerness remain as vital and relevant as ever.

The Dead Don’t Die – first look review

By Hannah Woodhead

Jim Jarmusch takes aim at the ills of capitalism in this star-studded smalltown zombie comedy.

Everything we know about Wes Anderson’s The French Dispatch

By Charles Bramesco

Timothée Chalamet, Elisabeth Moss and Christoph Waltz are all entering the Wes-verse.

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.

Jim Jarmusch returns with the first The Dead Don’t Die trailer

By Charles Bramesco

The director’s zombie-themed latest stars Adam Driver, Tilda Swinton and Bill Murray.

Girl, A Fantastic Woman and cinema’s difficult period of transition

By Lillian Crawford

How the language we use to talk about art which explores subjects of gender and identity can evolve.

Watch the trailer for The Souvenir, Joanna Hogg’s memoir of passion

By Charles Bramesco

Honor Swinton Byrne and her mother Tilda star in the critically-lauded drama.

The Souvenir – first look review

By Hannah Woodhead

Joanna Hogg delves into her own past in this wickedly mysterious romantic drama starring Honor Swinton-Byrne.

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