Cannes Film Festival

Six of the Best: Palme d’Or Winners

The Cannes Film Festival enjoys a long history of both controversy and glamour. It’s the ultimate case of sun, sea and cinema. Its location gives way to the elite and fashionable of European cinema, ...

This Week At The GFT

With the Golden Globes behind us and the announcement of the BAFTA nominations, now is the time when the award contenders finally hit the UK screens. The GFT is screening the two front runners this w...

Taxi Driver Returns To Cinemas in 2017

Sony Pictures’ Taxi Driver is pulling up at cinemas across the UK and Ireland for a reissue on 10 February, opening at BFI Southbank where it will feature as one of the highlights of their Mart...

HBO’s Vinyl Arriving On DVD

Vinyl, created by Mick Jagger, Martin Scorsese, acclaimed author Rich Cohen and Terence Winter, arrives on Blu-ray and DVD on June 6th, 2016. The hit drama series explores the drug- and sex-fueled mu...

The Tales of Hoffman

The latest from the restoration team at The Film Foundation is the on-screen adaptation of the opera The Tales Of Hoffman. After a limited run in UK cinemas the film has now been made available on DV...

Thomas’s Top Ten of 2014

I’ve seen many people claim that 2014 was a poor year for movies. Before I started this list I was inclined to agree. As I wrote up my shortlist however, I found myself making sacrifices in ord...

A Letter To Elia

Elia Kazan is one of those film makers whose name may not be instantly recognisable to many, but it is almost guaranteed that they have seen at least one of his films. Responsible for such classics a...

David’s Top Ten Of 2014

So, this is Christmas and what have you done, as a great man once said. Well, some people put together some very fine films in 2014. As always, any omissions are either due to personal taste, and whe...

The Wolf Of Wall Street

“You have all the money in the world. Do you really need everyone else’s?” Jordan Belfort came to Wall Street on public transport. A wide-eyed, idealistic young man hoping to come to New York to live...