Daniel Trilling is the Editor of New Humanist magazine. He was formerly an Assistant Editor at the New Statesman.

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Cultural Capital
28 October 2009
A Serious Mandirs: Joel and Ethan Coen"Just accept the mystery," is the advice of one character in the Coens...
Cultural Capital
27 October 2009
Behind the Rainbowdir: Jihan El-TahriI'll admit it: I wasn't sure how interesting a two-hour documentary on recent...
Cultural Capital
26 October 2009
If you thought tabloid outrage over Nick Griffin's appearance on Question Time was hypocritical, you weren't alone....
Human Rights
22 October 2009
The campaign to stop the British government locking up the children of asylum-seekers gathered pace last week. On 12...
Cultural Capital
21 October 2009
The documentary-maker Adam Curtis has written a brilliant post over at his BBC blog on America's efforts to "...
Cultural Capital
19 October 2009
MICMACSdir: Jean-Pierre JeunetThe full French title of this film, Micmacs à tire-larigot, translates as "non-stop...
Cultural Capital
15 October 2009
Production on the NS culture desk this week has slowed to a crawl as we explore the riches on offer over at the...
Cultural Capital
15 October 2009
Fantastic Mr Foxdir: Wes AndersonThree reasons this one is worth a watch: puppets, the Beach Boys and Michael Gambon....
Cultural Capital
13 October 2009
Hadewijchdir: Bruno DumontAs if in defiance of critics in his native France, who have dismissed his films as "too...
Cultural Capital
08 October 2009
She, a Chinesedir: Xiaolu GuoNot too sure what to make of this one -- though I think it probably falls into the...
Cultural Capital
07 October 2009
Tales from the Golden Agedirs: Cristian Mungiu, Ioana Uricaru, Hanno Hoffer, Constantin PopescuPut all your Borat jokes...
Cultural Capital
07 October 2009
The White Ribbondir: Michael HanekeIt's 1913, we are in a pious Protestant village in northern Germany, and all is not...
Cultural Capital
06 October 2009
Trimpin: the Sound of Inventiondir: Peter EsmondeTrimpin (no surname) is a German inventor and composer who lives in...
Cultural Capital
05 October 2009
The 53rd London Film Festival begins on 14 October. Among the hundred-plus films drawn from around the world are the...
Cultural Capital
23 September 2009
It is easy, working in an office where we deal with a lot of incoming and outgoing post, to forget the reasons behind...

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