Steve McQueen is the first black British filmmaker ever to be nominated for the Oscar for best director.
Thursday 16 January 2014
Steve McQueen’s correctional slavery drama is only the most astringently literal of a handful of post-1960s films that show us the dystopian strangeness of true history, says Ashley Clark.
Wednesday 15 January 2014
Patriarchal disdain for unboxed female sexuality is distilled in George Cukor’s 1954 advertising-girl comedy It Should Happen to You – and underscored by our ongoing neglect of both the film and its director, says Brad Stevens.
Tuesday 14 January 2014
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