Cannes can
By Daniel Trilling - 12 May 13:31

Ryan Gilbey has said all there is to say for the moment about Terrence Malick (page 40), whose long-awaited Tree of Life is the main attraction at this year's Cannes Film Festival, which runs from 11 to 22 May.

This is England
By Neil Hunter - 12 May 13:31

The acclaimed director on a new breed of British film-makers.

Seeing red
By Nina Caplan - 12 May 13:31

Soviet cinema had a brief but remarkable flowering in the 1920s.

A place for reflection
By Phil Collins - 12 May 13:31

Political, questioning art film is a vital but threatened form.

Love Like Poison (15)
By Ryan Gilbey - 12 May 13:28

Music does the talking in this tale of a Breton family.

The NS Interview: James Corden
By Sophie Elmhirst - 12 May 13:28

“I’m an attention-seeker. I’m useless at everything else”

Preview: London International Documentary Festival 2011
By Sean Gittins - 11 May 16:36

Seven highlights, as recommended by us.

Gilbey on Film: why we're still obsessed with Travis Bickle
By Ryan Gilbey - 10 May 12:29

An interview with Paul Schrader, writer of <em>Taxi Driver</em>.

I Saw the Devil (18)
By Ryan Gilbey - 05 May 12:10

Two and a half hours of sadism fails to impress.

Gilbey on Film: laugh till you drop
By Ryan Gilbey - 04 May 13:51

Joe Wright's <em>Hanna</em> draws on a rich vein of assassin comedies.

Gilbey on Film: Chronicle of Protest, previewed
By Ryan Gilbey - 27 April 12:43

Activist video is providing a corrective to the mainstream media - but nothing beats the power of a

How I Ended This Summer (15)
By Ryan Gilbey - 20 April 9:32

A minimalist Russian thriller annoys and amazes Ryan Gilbey.

Gilbey on Film: Genre capers
By Ryan Gilbey - 19 April 11:28

Five films that play with the private eye movie.

Meek's Cutoff (PG)
By Ryan Gilbey - 18 April 15:31

A long, parched journey along the Oregon Trail.

New Statesman presents Chronicle of Protest: a new film
By Staff blogger - 18 April 13:33

Watch the trailer and win tickets to the premiere here.

The Roommate (15)
By Daisy Donovan - 14 April 13:49

I used to be suspicious of film critics. Not now.

Gilbey on Film: Agfhan story
By Ryan Gilbey - 06 April 14:21

Armadillo highlights the problems documentary makers have in conveying the truth about war.

American Gothic
By Antonia Quirke - 31 March 12:55

Antonia Quirke talks to Peter Bogdanovich about The Last Picture Show.

Source Code (12A)
By Ryan Gilbey - 31 March 8:26

This time-loop movie isn't as clever as it thinks it is.

Michael Chanan's video blog: A Tale of Two Demos
By Staff blogger - 30 March 17:43

FILM: What the mainstream media didn't show you on Saturday.

Cave of Forgotten Dreams (U)
By Ryan Gilbey - 24 March 13:38

Herzog’s enigmatic musings have an emotional effect on Ryan Gilbey.

Gilbey on Film: being serious
By Ryan Gilbey - 23 March 17:05

Thoughts about comic actors turning straight.

Elizabeth Taylor, 1932-2011
By Staff blogger - 23 March 14:12

Screen legend dies at the age of 79.

Submarine (15) and Ballast (15)
By Ryan Gilbey - 17 March 7:20

Only one of these debut directors has found his voice.

Gilbey on Film: slight returns
By Ryan Gilbey - 15 March 13:16

Ken Loach and Woody Allen are back, but their movies display familiar flaws.

Norwegian Wood (15)
By Ryan Gilbey - 11 March 13:00

Ryan Gilbey on a fittingly understated adaptation of Haruki Murakami.

Michael Chanan's video blog: Bankers' Blues
By Staff blogger - 09 March 14:00

FILM: Theatre under threat from the cuts.

Gilbey on Film: save our cinemas!
By Ryan Gilbey - 08 March 15:29

Unlike out-of-town multiplexes, the likes of Walthamstow's EMD bring communities together.

We want our Oscars back!
By Natasha Vargas-Cooper - 03 March 11:28

Colin Firth’s awards season triumph is part of a ruthless British takeover of Hollywood.

A Thousand Darknesses: Lies and Truth in Holocaust Fiction
By David Herman - 03 March 11:17

There was never one single Schindler's list and the real Itzhak Stern bore little resemblance to the character in Steven Spielberg's film.