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  • Miklós Jancsó: film poster art

    Stunning woodcut posters created by London’s Academy cinema for the great films of Hungarian master Miklós Jancsó, who has died aged 92.

    Samuel Wigley
    Monday 3 February 2014

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  • Rare images of the Dr Strangelove custard pie fight

    A special glimpse at the famous custard pie fight finale that was shot but cut out of Stanley Kubrick’s cold war masterpiece Dr Strangelove.

    Samuel Wigley
    Wednesday 29 January 2014

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  • Revolution in the head? – Al Pacino and the 1980s

    Al Pacino’s Scarface is one of the iconic 80s images, yet he made only three further films that decade – at one point giving up screen acting altogether.

    Ashley Clark
    Tuesday 28 January 2014

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  • Born in 1914: seven great filmmakers

    Dylan Thomas and Jack Cardiff are among the greats born in 1914 whose paths crossed with the British documentary movement in its golden age.

    Patrick Russell
    Tuesday 28 January 2014

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  • Behind the scenes: Dr Strangelove

    Rare on-set images give a glimpse of great minds at work as Stanley Kubrick and Peter Sellers film their 50-year-old classic Dr Strangelove.


    Monday 27 January 2014

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  • Inside Llewyn Davis: classic folk songs on film

    With the Coen brothers’ latest transporting us back to the early 60s folk scene, we pick out some of the most memorable uses of folk on film.

    Jon Spira
    Friday 24 January 2014

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  • The General: the greatest comedy of all time?

    No comedy came higher in Sight & Sound’s Greatest Films of All Time poll than Buster Keaton’s 1926 classic The General. But it wasn’t high enough…

    Geoff Andrew
    Thursday 23 January 2014

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  • Celebrating Kubrick’s Dr Strangelove at 50

    As Stanley Kubrick’s black comedy Dr Strangelove turns 50, we share some production designs and behind-the-scenes shots from the making of a cold war masterpiece.

    Sarah Cox
    Wednesday 22 January 2014

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  • Kay Mander (1915-2013)

    Once told that a woman director wouldn’t be able to control a male crew, the late Kay Mander became one of UK documentary’s most passionate voices.

    Sarah Easen
    Wednesday 22 January 2014

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  • Behind the scenes: Zulu

    Six rare images of Michael Caine and the cast and crew grappling with the heat and dust of South Africa during the making of the now 50-year-old British classic.


    Monday 20 January 2014

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