Alain Resnais, who has died aged 91, was a director of elegance and distinction who, despite generally working from the screenplays of other wr(...)

Film  director Alain Resnais: his distinctive cinematic work  made him a major influence on the French New Wave. He has died at the age of 91. Photograph: Joel Ryan/AP

French film director Alain Resnais, known for classics such as Hiroshima, Mon Amour , (...)

Paul Chatenoud, who has died at the age of 73, was a much-loved French resident of Ardara in Donegal, owner/proprietor of The Green Gate (An Ge(...)

Nicolas Winding Refn, director of Only God Forgives: "I make films about the things that arouse me"

It comes as little surprise to find Nicolas Winding Refn, the director behind Only God Forgives – Cannes 2013’s most divisive, obtuse film – in divisi(...)