Michael Gandolfini: the actor is consciously tying himself to his father with The Many Saints of Newark. Photograph: Devin Oktar Yalkin/New York Times

James Gandolfini’s son takes on his father’s iconic role in The Many Saints of Newark, playing a young Tony Soprano. But knowing his dad hardly pre(...)

Seeing is believing... Alessandro Nivola as Lee Berger. Photograph: C4/Playground

We’re introduced to photojournalist Lee Berger (Alessandro Nivola) through two of his pictures, taken almost 30 years apart. The first was almost an a(...)

Jessie Buckley with the Most Promising Newcomer award, during the 21st British Independent Film Awards in London. Photograph:  Matt Crossick, PA Wire

In a very successful night for Irish film talent at the British Independent Film Awards, the Element Pictures-produced The Favourite won 10 awards, an(...)

Joaquin Phoenix plays Joe in You Were Never Really Here. Photograph: StudioCanal

 If only Lynne Ramsay had less trouble making films. It is seven years since the release of We Need to Talk About Kevin and five since, citing cr(...)