Ivan Passer

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Behind the camera: Haifaa al-Mansour made Saudi Arabia’s first feature film

This is an interesting time to be Haifaa al-Mansour. As she prepares for the release of Mary Shelley, her second feature film, the Saudi director jugg(...)

Milos Forman’s The Fireman’s Ball (1967)

Something unexpected happened to cinema in the 1960s and 1970s. As television began to close its grip, rather than withering and dying, the medium dis(...)