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  • Come back, South Africa: Africa in Motion 2014

    Three recent documentaries about the birth and growing pains of post-apartheid South Africa epitomised the reflective mood at this year’s Scottish showcase of African cinema. Harriet Warman reports.

    Harriet Warman
    Friday 5 December 2014

    Festivals

  • Playing the mule

    From Sundance to Copenhagen, festivals and funders seem to have caught the scent of cinematic nonfiction. Time to plant feet on the ground, says Robert Greene.

    Robert Greene
    Friday 5 December 2014

    Unfiction

  • Seeing plenty: women on film

    Sight & Sound must recognise the wealth of women making and commenting on movies, write two correspondents. Plus our response.

    Sophie Mayer, Ania Ostrowska, Sight & Sound Editors
    Tuesday 2 December 2014

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  • An invitation is not enough

    Sight & Sound received the following response to our editor’s editorial The Equalizers, which invited more introductions and pitches from good female writers.

    Sophie Mayer, Ania Ostrowska
    Monday 1 December 2014

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  • From the Magazine

    The equalizers

    Nick James on the ongoing search for more women in films, and in film.

    Nick James
    Friday 28 November 2014

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  • Women on film, sci-fi edition: it gets dystopian

    When it comes to winning female superheroes in 21st-century Hollywood blockbusters, Katniss Everdeen really is one in a million, says Bidisha.

    Bidisha
    Saturday 22 November 2014

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  • Cinema of saudade: Doclisboa’14

    Nick James finds Portugal’s trademark wistful melancholia on screen via Dutch master Johan van der Keuken, Marguerite Duras and the longtime head of the Portuguese Cinematheque.

    Nick James
    Friday 21 November 2014

    Festivals

  • CPH:DOX 2014: history in the turning

    The Fall of the Wall was showcased at this year’s Danish celebration of documentary art; but the best of the fest raked over less fêted events, as well two forays in nonfiction performance. Carmen Grey reports.

    Carmen Gray
    Friday 21 November 2014

    Festivals

  • Performing lives: Queer Lisboa 2014

    Ben Walters on four films at this year’s Queer Lisboa film festival that queered the art/life divide – in rising order of enigma.

    Ben Walters
    Friday 21 November 2014

    Festivals

  • The trails of life: James Benning’s natural history and FAROCKI

    With two new works unveiled at the 52nd Viennale, James Benning is on teasing and pensive form, Michael Pattison reports.

    Michael Pattison
    Friday 14 November 2014

    Festivals

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