Film

A new series of screenings in New York tells a bracing account of filmmaking under the Russian leader

A tender new film about the fashion icon and troubled genius whose creative vision ‘started the 21st century’

Michelle Orange traces the recent history of Iranian films, from Jafar Pahahi’s Taxi (2015) to Mani Haghighi’s Pig&nbsp

Sophie Fiennes’s new film Bloodlight and Bami reveals a personal side of the singer as yet unseen 

In a year charged with politicized tensions, mastery of craft trumps truth-to-power commentary

Netflix is actively and self-servingly restricting the platforms films can occupy, but it’s not the only one grumbling about Cannes’s fussy rules

An image of xxx taken from the film Into A Space Of Love by Wu Tsang

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Second Summer of Love, Gucci and Frieze present new films exploring the cultural impact of acid house

Avengers: Infinity War confirms the domination of mass culture by the franchise: what ever happened to narrative closure?

Pointed in its politics and inspiringly imaginative, Empty Metal queries whether the end of the world might already have taken place

From Grave of the Fireflies to The Tale of the Princess Kaguya, the visionary director grounded fantasy with emotional force

This year’s edition of the acclaimed documentary film festival showcased an impressive combination of social realism and artistic manipulation

Filmmakers RaMell Ross and Khalik Allah elide the reductive narrative wholeness usually demanded of documentaries about black subjects