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Short films: ‘An art form in themselves’

spiked-film: Bitesize Cinema is taking shorts to the masses.

Unknown White Male: focusing on the future

spiked-film: For once, a documentary about amnesia that isn’t obsessed with excavating personal history.

20 April 2006

Transamerica: dysfunction by numbers

spiked-film: Duncan Tucker’s road movie about a transsexual substitutes revelations of abuse for character or plot development.

Inside Man: just a heist movie?

spiked-film: There is racial politics aplenty in Spike Lee's latest.

30 March 2006

Manderlay: the danger of do-gooding

spiked-film: Lars von Trier's film about slavery ruthlessly attacks meddlesome liberalism.

30 March 2006

Manderlay: the danger of do-gooding

spiked-film: Lars von Trier's film about slavery ruthlessly attacks meddlesome liberalism.

28 March 2006

Pinochet in Suburbia

spiked-TV: The BBC drama on Britain’s detention of Pinochet was nostalgic for Blair's brief ‘ethical foreign policy’.

24 March 2006

Syriana: an anti-political thriller

spiked-film: Stephen Gaghan’s study of the oil industry is shot through with conspiratorial cynicism.

16 March 2006

Travellers meet Teletubbies

spiked-film: Perry Ogden’s film about Irish Travellers is well shot but shallow.

9 March 2006

A cold depiction of Capote

spiked-film: Bennett Miller's Capote chastises the author for being ruthlessly ambitious. What's wrong with that?