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Michael Kenneth Williams, forever Omar in The Wire (1966-2021)

Remembering the career of Michael K. Williams, whose indelible turns in The Wire, The Sopranos and Boardwalk Empire were one of the glories of the golden age of television.

By Leila Latif

Michael Kenneth Williams, forever Omar in The Wire (1966-2021)
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Nino Castelnuovo: remembering the Umbrellas of Cherbourg star (1936-2021)

By David Parkinson

Nino Castelnuovo: remembering the Umbrellas of Cherbourg star (1936-2021)
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Jean-Paul Belmondo: the face of the New Wave, the body of popular cinema (1933-2021)

By Ginette Vincendeau

Jean-Paul Belmondo: the face of the New Wave, the body of popular cinema (1933-2021)
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Ned Beatty brought a spark to his character parts

By Tom Charity

Ned Beatty brought a spark to his character parts
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The disappearance of Kevin Jackson

By Matthew Sweet

The disappearance of Kevin Jackson
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RIP Monte Hellman, patron saint of obsessional cinephiles

By Brad Stevens

RIP Monte Hellman, patron saint of obsessional cinephiles
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RIP Bertrand Tavernier, a stalwart of social-minded cinema

By David Thompson

RIP Bertrand Tavernier, a stalwart of social-minded cinema
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Norman J. Warren: the gentleman of English exploitation

By Josephine Botting

Norman J. Warren: the gentleman of English exploitation
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In memory of Raymond Cauchetier: the man who photographed the French New Wave

By Jonathan Romney

In memory of Raymond Cauchetier: the man who photographed the French New Wave
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Giuseppe Rotunno was one of the great Italian cinematographers

By Pasquale Iannone

Giuseppe Rotunno was one of the great Italian cinematographers
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Cicely Tyson put Black female pride on screen

By Alex Ramon

Cicely Tyson put Black female pride on screen
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Joan Micklin Silver made her own film ground

By Carrie Rickey

Joan Micklin Silver made her own film ground
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A good bird: remembering Barbara Windsor

By Hannah Mackay

A good bird: remembering Barbara Windsor
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The departed: the filmmakers we lost in 2020

By Bob Mastrangelo

The departed: the filmmakers we lost in 2020
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Sarah Maldoror was a trailblazer in anti-colonial cinema with an engagingly eclectic oeuvre

By Sukhdev Sandhu

Sarah Maldoror was a trailblazer in anti-colonial cinema with an engagingly eclectic oeuvre
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Soumitra Chatterjee was Satyajit Ray’s bona fide Bengali

By Andrew Robinson

Soumitra Chatterjee was Satyajit Ray’s bona fide Bengali
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Sean Connery’s code-red allure

By David Thomson

Sean Connery’s code-red allure
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Rhonda Fleming, a star in black and white and Technicolor

By Pamela Hutchinson

Rhonda Fleming, a star in black and white and Technicolor
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Diana Rigg obituary: an independent, indefatigable star

By Josephine Botting

Diana Rigg obituary: an independent, indefatigable star
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Jiří Menzel obituary: the last of the Czech New Wave greats

By Peter Hames

Jiří Menzel obituary: the last of the Czech New Wave greats
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Video on: the cinema in David Bowie

By Frances Morgan

Video on: the cinema in David Bowie