Clio Barnard

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Mark Stanley and Ruth Wilson as squabbling siblings in Dark River

There must be something in the ley lines. Following in the muddy footsteps of Hope Dickson Leach’s The Levelling and Francis Lee’s God’s Own Country, (...)

When Clio Barnard’s film The Selfish Giant was unveiled triumphantly at the Cannes Directors’ Fortnight last May, more than a few critics bandied arou(...)

The Selfish Giant

Clio Barnard’s first film was so determinedly weird you left the cinema worrying if it might end up being a glorious one-off. The Arbor placed recordi(...)

Ancient cannibalistic religions have less eccentric calendars than does the movie universe. The long run-in and dreary aftermath to Christmas d(...)

From left: director Joel Coen and actors  Justin Timberlake and Garrett Hedlund  arrive for the premiere of Inside Llewyn Davis at the Cannes Film Festival yesterday. Photograph: Reuters/Jean-Paul Pelissier

In James Toback’s frisky documentary Seduced and Abandoned , presented for the press yesterd(...)