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From The Descent to Caspar David Friedrich: the influences on Stone Age horror Out of Darkness

An unseen peril is stalking the Scottish Highlands 45,000 years ago in the new survival horror film Out of Darkness. Director Andrew Cumming takes us through his mood board.

By Sam Wigley

From The Descent to Caspar David Friedrich: the influences on Stone Age horror Out of Darkness
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Cult classic, not bestseller: favourite film noirs with The Streets star Mike Skinner

By Sam Wigley

Cult classic, not bestseller: favourite film noirs with The Streets star Mike Skinner
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After Love: Aleem Khan’s inspirations – from Edward Hopper to Chantal Akerman

By Aleem Khan

After Love: Aleem Khan’s inspirations – from Edward Hopper to Chantal Akerman
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From Come and See to William Eggleston: 7 visual influences on County Lines

By Leigh Singer

From Come and See to William Eggleston: 7 visual influences on County Lines
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Craig Roberts: 5 visual influences on my film Eternal Beauty

By Leigh Singer

Craig Roberts: 5 visual influences on my film Eternal Beauty
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5 Bruce Springsteen songs and how they influenced my drag-racing drama Run

By Josh Slater-Williams

5 Bruce Springsteen songs and how they influenced my drag-racing drama Run
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From Kubrick to Mad Max: 8 films that influenced Birds of Prey

By Lou Thomas

From Kubrick to Mad Max: 8 films that influenced Birds of Prey
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Robert Eggers: 5 influences that shaped The Lighthouse

By Sam Wigley

Robert Eggers: 5 influences that shaped The Lighthouse
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Joanna Hogg on The Souvenir: 6 visual influences

By Lou Thomas

Joanna Hogg on The Souvenir: 6 visual influences
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Robert Rodriguez: my favourite sci-fi films

By Lou Thomas

Robert Rodriguez: my favourite sci-fi films
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The films that influenced me: Andrew Haigh

By Sam Wigley

The films that influenced me: Andrew Haigh
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How John Ford and Ken Loach influenced my AIDs activism drama 120 BPM

By Lou Thomas

How John Ford and Ken Loach influenced my AIDs activism drama 120 BPM
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Black Panther and a black Bond? Ryan Coogler on his favourite film and influences

By Lou Thomas

Black Panther and a black Bond? Ryan Coogler on his favourite film and influences
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Nick Park’s 7 animation heroes

By Sam Wigley

Nick Park’s 7 animation heroes
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From Radiohead to Christopher Nolan: the influences that shaped psychodrama The Ghoul

By Paul O’Callaghan

From Radiohead to Christopher Nolan: the influences that shaped psychodrama The Ghoul
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The Red Turtle: the films that influenced Studio Ghibli’s latest spellbinder

By Lou Thomas

The Red Turtle: the films that influenced Studio Ghibli’s latest spellbinder
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The films that influenced Logan: director James Mangold on the new Wolverine movie

By Lou Thomas

The films that influenced Logan: director James Mangold on the new Wolverine movie
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From Kubrick to Kate Bush: Alice Lowe on her influences for killer mum horror Prevenge

By Nikki Baughan

From Kubrick to Kate Bush: Alice Lowe on her influences for killer mum horror Prevenge
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Under the Shadow: the films that influenced this creepy Iranian horror

By Sam Wigley

Under the Shadow: the films that influenced this creepy Iranian horror
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The books, films and trance rhythms that inspired Embrace of the Serpent

By Ben Nicholson

The books, films and trance rhythms that inspired Embrace of the Serpent
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From Tarkovsky to Leone: the influences for post-apocalypse film The Survivalist

By Sam Wigley

From Tarkovsky to Leone: the influences for post-apocalypse film The Survivalist
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Films, people and places that inspired our film Catch Me Daddy

By Daniel Wolfe and Matthew Wolfe

Films, people and places that inspired our film Catch Me Daddy
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Josephine Decker: the films, books and people that influenced me

By Josephine Decker

Josephine Decker: the films, books and people that influenced me
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Carol Morley: these are the films that inspired The Falling

By Carol Morley

Carol Morley: these are the films that inspired The Falling
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Peter Strickland: 6 films that fed into The Duke of Burgundy

By Peter Strickland

Peter Strickland: 6 films that fed into The Duke of Burgundy