All articles by Amy Taubin

From the Sight and Sound archive

Wolves, lambs – and Clarice Starling: the rise of the serial killer in 1990s cinema

From Psycho to Twin Peaks, Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer and The Silence of the Lambs, serial killers have risen to primacy in our cinematic imagination. What lies at the heart of our obsession? And what makes Jonathan Demme’s Oscar-winner different? We republish Amy Taubin’s May 1991 cover feature to celebrate the film’s 30th anniversary.

By Amy Taubin

Wolves, lambs – and Clarice Starling: the rise of the serial killer in 1990s cinema
Lists

The female gaze: 100 overlooked films directed by women

By Isabel Stevens, Bryony Dixon and others

The female gaze: 100 overlooked films directed by women
Features

Film as life: tributes to Jonas Mekas at 90

By Amy Taubin

Film as life: tributes to Jonas Mekas at 90
Reviews

Rafiki first look: the risk-taking lesbian romance banned in Kenya

By Amy Taubin

Rafiki first look: the risk-taking lesbian romance banned in Kenya
Features

Wolves, lambs – and Clarice Starling: the rise of the serial killer in 1990s cinema

By Amy Taubin

Wolves, lambs – and Clarice Starling: the rise of the serial killer in 1990s cinema
Features

Philadelphia: un-packaging the Hollywood Aids drama

By Amy Taubin

Philadelphia: un-packaging the Hollywood Aids drama
Reviews

Fatima – first look

By Amy Taubin

Fatima – first look
Polls

TV special: Home cinema

By Henry K Miller, Amy Taubin and others

TV special: Home cinema
News

This is noir: The Bastards

By Amy Taubin

This is noir: The Bastards
News

Cannes 2012: Last works and wakes – Alain Resnais in the underworld

By Amy Taubin

Cannes 2012: Last works and wakes – Alain Resnais in the underworld