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Gallivanting with Andrew Kötting, Big Granny and little Eden

Gallivant is a new kind of British film, a breathless dash around the nation's coasts that outwits the industry, argued this feature from our September 1997 issue.

By Iain Sinclair

Gallivanting with Andrew Kötting, Big Granny and little Eden
Reviews

Rose Plays Julie is a mythic thriller about women and violence

By So Mayer

Rose Plays Julie is a mythic thriller about women and violence
Reviews

Gunpowder Milkshake is a frothy glass of female-led action fun

By Nikki Baughan

Gunpowder Milkshake is a frothy glass of female-led action fun
Reviews

Prisoners of the Ghostland sends Nic Cage on an uninspired action movie mission

By Tony Rayns

Prisoners of the Ghostland sends Nic Cage on an uninspired action movie mission
Festivals

30 great films playing at BFI London Film Festival 2021

30 great films playing at BFI London Film Festival 2021
Obituaries

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

By Leila Latif

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

Martyrs Lane invites an angelic, ghostly child into a family home

By Josh Slater-Williams

Martyrs Lane invites an angelic, ghostly child into a family home
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The magazine

Our October 2021 issue

Hot off the press, The French Dispatch takes over Sight and Sound, as director Wes Anderson has his brains picked by long-time collaborator Tilda Swinton. Also in this issue: Richard Pryor, Roger Deakins, new films by Mark Cousins and Theo Anthony, Claudia Weill and Delphine Seyrig interviewed, previews from the BFI London Film Festival and more.

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Our Martin Scorsese special issue

The second in our Auteurs series celebrating the work of the greatest auteur directors in history tells the full career story (so far) of Martin Scorsese, one of the greatest living filmmakers, via classic features, iconic images and incisive reviews.

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My Dream Palace

“It was fairly anarchic…” Nick Broomfield recalls Greek cinema under the stars with all-natural extras

By Nick Broomfield

“It was fairly anarchic…” Nick Broomfield recalls Greek cinema under the stars with all-natural extras

Ten key cinema workers on the way out of lockdown

By Katie McCabe

Ten key cinema workers on the way out of lockdown

Let there be projector light: 80 films that take us inside cinemas

By Thomas Flew

Let there be projector light: 80 films that take us inside cinemas
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Polls and surveys

The 100 Greatest Films of All Time

The 100 Greatest Films of All Time

The 50 best films of 2020

The 50 best films of 2020

The female gaze: 100 overlooked films directed by women

By Isabel Stevens

The female gaze: 100 overlooked films directed by women
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From our archives

Keeping a distance: Chantal Akerman’s Jeanne Dielman

By Janet Bergstrom

Keeping a distance: Chantal Akerman’s Jeanne Dielman

An audience with Howard Hawks

By Joseph McBride

An audience with Howard Hawks

Rhapsody in blue: Barry Jenkins on Moonlight

By Gaylene Gould

Rhapsody in blue: Barry Jenkins on Moonlight
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Competition

To celebrate the release of The Servant in 4k, we have three Blu-ray bundles of Joseph Losey classic films The Servant, Mr. Klein and The Go-Between, courtesy of STUDIOCANAL to give away.

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