Cate Blanchett in Carol, Todd Hynes’s  adaptation of a Patricia Highsmith novel about a lesbian romance

This correspondent has developed a theory that recent Cannes Film Festivals are a little like Star Trek films. Over the current decade, the even-numbe(...)

It has been some time since a debut feature in the main competition at Cannes registered with the same power as László Nemes’s breathtaking study o(...)

An individual’s experience of time can be very subjective

Another year gone: did 2013 go fast or slow for you? Or was it just the same as all the others?An individual’s experience of time can be very subjecti(...)

Magnhild Opdøl’s bronze sculpture based on Bambi

The Norwegian artist Magnhild Opdøl came to Ireland to study at NCAD in Dublin in 2004, and she’s been based in Ireland since. She has exhibited widel(...)

We should blame Socrates for the high regard in which philosophers are held. Here was a man who was sentenced to death and, instead of doing a runner,(...)

Look closely at the hoarding, just at the St Patrick’s end of The Coombe in Dublin, and you’ll see a piece of drainpipe hanging down. Look agai(...)