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Scorsese NYC!

It’s complicated: Martin Scorsese’s irresistible passion for the mean streets of his hometown show us not just the psyche of a city, but the soul of a nation.

By Leigh Singer

Scorsese NYC!
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Maurice Pialat: three steps to magic – a video essay

By Cristina Álvarez López and Adrian Martin

Maurice Pialat: three steps to magic – a video essay
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Not in Kansas anymore: Warwick Thornton on Samson & Delilah

By Nick Bradshaw and So Mayer

Not in Kansas anymore: Warwick Thornton on Samson & Delilah
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Pasta as prologue: the Spaghetti House siege on film

By Charlie Shackleton

Pasta as prologue: the Spaghetti House siege on film
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What is neorealism?

By kogonada

What is neorealism?
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Critics’ talk: an introduction to anime (for BFI at Home)

By Michael Leader, Kambole Campbell and others

Critics’ talk: an introduction to anime (for BFI at Home)
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The long conversation: Richard Linklater on cinema and time

By :: kogonada

The long conversation: Richard Linklater on cinema and time
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Portraits of young women on fire: Céline Sciamma on female art, identity and intimacy

By Leigh Singer

Portraits of young women on fire: Céline Sciamma on female art, identity and intimacy
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Bong Joon Ho’s rampaging metaphors – a video essay

By Luís Azevedo

Bong Joon Ho’s rampaging metaphors – a video essay
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Kirk Douglas: Hollywood champ

By Philip Kemp and Leigh Singer

Kirk Douglas: Hollywood champ
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Criticism in the age of TikTok – a video essay

By Charlie Shackleton

Criticism in the age of TikTok – a video essay
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A horror in the breach: Claire Denis’s Trouble Every Day

A horror in the breach: Claire Denis’s Trouble Every Day
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Blackface, whitewashing and the grey zone – a two-part video inquiry

By Leigh Singer

Blackface, whitewashing and the grey zone – a two-part video inquiry
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Gotta film dance! The evolution of the movie musical – a video essay

By Leigh Singer

Gotta film dance! The evolution of the movie musical – a video essay
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Watch the new re-release trailer for Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

Watch the new re-release trailer for Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
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Video: The world according to Koreeda

By :: kogonada

Video: The world according to Koreeda
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Three Colours Silver: Europe 25 years after Kieslowski’s trilogy – a video essay

By Leigh Singer

Three Colours Silver: Europe 25 years after Kieslowski’s trilogy – a video essay
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Access: Sheffield Doc/Fest

By Charlie Shackleton

Access: Sheffield Doc/Fest
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“Once upon a pair of wheels”… Edgar Wright on Baby Driver and the classic car movies

By Leigh Singer

“Once upon a pair of wheels”… Edgar Wright on Baby Driver and the classic car movies
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Women on a Bergman screen – a video essay

By Leigh Singer

Women on a Bergman screen – a video essay
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Argento on Suspiria – a video inquiry

By Leigh Singer

Argento on Suspiria – a video inquiry
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Video: The best films of 2017

By Leigh Singer

Video: The best films of 2017
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Wrapped in plasticity: Twin Peaks’ myriad Laura Palmers

By Cristina Álvarez López and Adrian Martin

Wrapped in plasticity: Twin Peaks’ myriad Laura Palmers
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In her eyes: notes on Gloria Grahame (a video essay)

In her eyes: notes on Gloria Grahame (a video essay)
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Video: Five finds at the 2013 Rotterdam International Film Festival

By Kevin B. Lee

Video: Five finds at the 2013 Rotterdam International Film Festival
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Video essay: Kicking against the chick flicks – reclaiming the Hollywood romcom

By Leigh Singer

Video essay: Kicking against the chick flicks – reclaiming the Hollywood romcom
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Video: Southern Gothic

By Robert Greene

Video: Southern Gothic
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Video essay: The essay film – some thoughts of discontent

By Kevin B. Lee

Video essay: The essay film – some thoughts of discontent
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Video: Three closings and four highlights – the Beijing Independent Film Festival 2012

By Kevin B. Lee

Video: Three closings and four highlights – the Beijing Independent Film Festival 2012
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