Film

22 January 2016

Oscars boycott: down with the art of identity

A racialised new climate is robbing art of its transcendent impulse.

8 January 2016

The Danish Girl: neither stunning nor brave

The uneasy response to Tom Hooper’s botched biopic speaks volumes.

21 December 2015

Star Wars: the franchise awakens

JJ Abrams has restored balance to the Force.

11 December 2015

Grandma: when feminists fought back

This off-beat drama shows how feeble feminism has become.

27 October 2015

Macbeth: an adaptation for our times

Justin Kurzel's film is fantastic, and yet something feels lacking.