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(Un)familiar faces: motifs, themes and doubles in the world of David Lynch

A number of elements recur through David Lynch’s work. We take a tour from Twin Peaks, down Mulholland Dr. and onto the Lost Highway. Familiarity has rarely felt less comforting…

By Ronnie Hackston

(Un)familiar faces: motifs, themes and doubles in the world of David Lynch
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Finds of the century: 12 great films from 1921

By Bryony Dixon and Pamela Hutchinson

Finds of the century: 12 great films from 1921
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Cruel Britannia: six British ‘video nasties’

By Kim Newman

Cruel Britannia: six British ‘video nasties’
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10 key jazz films

By Jonathan Romney

10 key jazz films
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Adam Curtis picks 10 films that capture the mood of their times

By Adam Curtis

Adam Curtis picks 10 films that capture the mood of their times
Festivals

Five recommendations at BFI Flare 2021

By Chrystel Oloukoï

Five recommendations at BFI Flare 2021
My Dream Palace

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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The most anticipated films of 2021

By Thomas Flew, Devika Girish and others

The most anticipated films of 2021
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The most anticipated television of 2021

By Pamela Hutchinson

The most anticipated television of 2021
From the Sight and Sound archive

Remake/remodel: 45 weird and wonderful alternative film cuts

By James Bell, Tom Charity and others

Remake/remodel: 45 weird and wonderful alternative film cuts
The best of 2020

The best film books of 2020

The best film books of 2020
Deep focus

Twenty-first century noir

By Nick James

Twenty-first century noir
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The female horror renaissance: a watchlist

By Anna Bogutskaya

The female horror renaissance: a watchlist
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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
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Forgotten treasures of the multiplex

By Ryan Gilbey, Nick James and others

Forgotten treasures of the multiplex
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50 key anime films

By Nick Bradshaw, Darren Ashmore and others

50 key anime films
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Nine of Tilda Swinton’s favourite films

By Tilda Swinton

Nine of Tilda Swinton’s favourite films