As Stephen Frears’ biopic of the controversial gay playwright returns to cinemas, we reprint the original Sight & Sound review from 1987, in which Richard Mayne finds the film perfectly captures its subject’s magnetism.
Thursday 3 August 2017
As the series unfolds we’re spending more time in the town of Twin Peaks – but don’t go expecting easy nostalgia, says Tom Huddleston.
Wednesday 2 August 2017
Highlights include a major season at BFI Southbank with new and classic thrillers, special events, a new BFI Compendium, BFI Player collection, a touring programme and a UK-wide re-release of The Silence of the Lambs.
Tuesday 1 August 2017
Renowned for her star-making turn in Jules et Jim and her collaborations with Louis Malle and Orson Welles, the iconic French actor aided the birth of the nouvelle vague with her downcast glamour and husky voice, says Ginette Vincendeau.
Monday 31 July 2017
Reassigning Moss’s detective Robin Griffin from small-town New Zealand to the sex trade of cosmopolitan Sydney, the second series of Jane Campion’s police procedural continues to probe the director’s faith in the ultimate intelligence of the body, says Sophie Mayer.
Friday 28 July 2017
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