Blue Is the Warmest Colour/La Vie d’Adele was left out of lists for best films of the last decade

I’m sure you’ve all had fun reading polls on best stuff of the decade. This correspondent is one of many who enjoys rolling his eyes at the concept, w(...)

Timothée Chalamet and Selena Gomez with director Woody Allen on the set of A Rainy Day in New York. The film has just been unveiled in Poland. Further releases are planned, but there is no sign of it emerging in these territories.

“Cancel culture” is not a real thing. It’s a side-project for bores who spend the rest of their days whingeing about “snowflakes”. Right? Or is “cance(...)

The Festival Palace at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, which opens tomorrow. Photograph: EPA/Carsten Riedel

What do we mean by the Palme d’Or? That’s not quite so facile a question as it first appears. The Cannes Film Festival first awarded a top prize – to(...)

The Ticket Awards: Film

See winners list below It is always unwise to second-guess the electorate, but it is not unreasonable to assume that, had Gravity made it into (...)

It seems like a long time since we got ourselves in a tizzy over the explicit sexual content in a motion picture. Nobody saw it coming. When, at the s(...)

Director Abdellatif Kechiche (centre), and actors Lea Seydoux (left) and Adele Exarchopoulos on stage at the Cannes Film Festival after he received the Palme d’Or award for the film ‘La Vie D’Adele’. Photograph: Reuters/Eric Gaillard

The Cannes Film Festival came to a close last night with the presentation of the Palme d’Or, awarded for best fil(...)