Jessie Buckley: Brightest star in a  heavyweight cast

Jessie Buckley is already on her way up the a-list and there’s a decent chance she’ll receive an Oscar nomination for her performance in Charlie Kaufm(...)

Jessie Buckley took best actress for her turn as confused, intertwined personae in I’m Thinking of Ending Things

The Dublin Film Critics Circle (DFCC) has announced the results of its poll to find the greatest cinematic achievements in an unusual year for the med(...)

Kerry’s own Jessie Buckley in I’m Thinking of Ending Things. Photograph: Netflix

Savour canny acquisitions and ambitious original productions. And catch the classics while you can. They may not be there next month. There h(...)

Antonio Campos: “Netflix are very supportive of filmmakers. They always came back with thoughtful notes.”

In 2008, Antonio Campos, an agreeable New Yorker of Latin descent, arrived at the Cannes film festival with his debut feature Afterschool. He was just(...)

Ammonite, starring Kate Winslet and Saoirse Ronan, studies the growing sexual relationship between two real-life fossil hunters in 19th century England

This is the time of year when we whine about awards season starting six months before the Oscar ceremony. Have the lamps gone out on gongs chatter? Wi(...)

Jessie Buckley in I’m Thinking of Ending Things

I’M THINKING OF ENDING THINGS ★★★★☆ Directed by Charlie Kaufman. Starring Jesse Plemons, Jessie Buckley, Toni Collette, David Thewlis, Guy Boyd, Colby(...)

Jessie Buckley and Jesse Plemons in I’m Thinking of Ending Things  (2020).  Photograph: Netflix

It is a little over a decade since Charlie Kaufman dared to unleash a film with “synecdoche” in the title. That word is forever at one’s elbow through(...)

Sharon Stone in Ratched, Ryan Murphy’s new Netflix drama. Photograph: Saeed/Netflix

Chef’s Table – BBQ Sept 2nd Chef’s Table – BBQ. Photograph: Netflix Chef’s Table is a lush look at food cultures, with previous seas(...)

Hollywood stars: Olivia de Havilland, Charlize Theron and Meryl Streep

Anyone who gives a heck about Hollywood was moved by the death of Olivia de Havilland at the weekend. The last surviving star of Hollywood’s golden er(...)

The best film in 2020 ends with a tantalising unanswered question.

There was a faint sense of relief as the Dublin Film Critics Circle (DFCC) — presided over by this newspaper’s Tara Brady — gathered to present their (...)

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