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Altman’s fortune: 10 underrated Robert Altman films

Know your MASH from your Nashville? Not everything from Robert Altman’s career gets the same amount of critical adoration, but there’s plenty of gold to be discovered beyond the masterpieces.

By Alex Ramon

Altman’s fortune: 10 underrated Robert Altman films
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Sight & Sound: the June 2021 issue

Sight & Sound: the June 2021 issue
News

Latest projects supported through Young Audiences Content Fund announced

Latest projects supported through Young Audiences Content Fund announced
Reviews

Charlatan diagnoses fear and malady in post-war Czechoslavakia

By Carmen Gray

Charlatan diagnoses fear and malady in post-war Czechoslavakia
5 things to watch

5 things to watch this weekend – 7 to 9 May

By Samuel Wigley

5 things to watch this weekend – 7 to 9 May
From the Sight and Sound archive

On beauties and their beasts

By Marina Warner

On beauties and their beasts
News

2021 IWC Filmmaker Bursary Award to focus on representation and inclusion

2021 IWC Filmmaker Bursary Award to focus on representation and inclusion
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