Oscars 2021: Frances McDormand howls in tribute to Nomadland’s sound mixer, Michael Wolf Snyder. Photograph: Ampas/ABC via Getty

What is the greatest film ever with an unsatisfactory ending? Orson Welles’s The Magnificent Ambersons feels like the most appropriate analogy for the(...)

Best director winner for Nomadland Chloé Zhao pictured at the press room at the Oscars, at Union Station, Los Angeles.

The red carpet at the 93rd annual Academy Awards ceremony, at Union Station in Los Angeles, California. This year’s Oscars happened two mont(...)

Raffey Cassidy in The Other Lamb

THE OTHER LAMB ★★★★☆ Directed by Malgorzata Szumowska. Starring Raffey Cassidy, Michiel Huisman, Denise Gough, Kelly Campbell, Eve Connolly, Isab(...)

 Lakeith Stanfield and Issa Rae in The Photograph

The list of “films they don’t make anymore” now occupies a shelf of similar dimensions to that housing Encyclopaedia Britannica. Nobody has seen a dec(...)

Daniel Kaluuya: The Stepfords’ houseguest

Here is a film about racism in a supposedly post-racial society that features few acts of explicit prejudice. Yet Get Out is not some quiet social com(...)