Film

1956

Man for one season

Graham Daseler on the unsubtle heft of Charlton Heston

  • CHARLTON HESTON

    Marc Eliot

Film

Portrait of Luis Bunuel. Artist: Dali, Salvador.

Truth in lies

Some conversations about Luis Buñuel

  • CONVERSATIONS WITH BUÑUEL

    Max Aub

Film

Ronald Harwood, 1961

Dressing up

On a novelist, playwright and filmmaker with ‘no time for new-fangled nonsense’

  • SPEAK WELL OF ME

    W. Sydney Robinson

Film

Romy Schneider, 1970

Vaut le voyage

Muriel Zagha looks back on French cinema between the 1930s and the 1970s

  • VOYAGE À TRAVERS LE CINÉMA FRANÇAIS

    Various cinemas

Film

A still from The Emancipation of Women, 1969, by Lisa Pontecorvo

Reel history

Pioneering partners in the use of film to reveal the recent past

Film

Maggie Mulubwa in I Am not a Witch

Something wicked

A surprising, remarkable film about Zambia

Film

François Truffaut, 1966

First person cinema

James Campbell considers the novelistic new wave of François Truffaut

  • TRUFFAUT ON CINEMA

    Anne Gillain, editor

  • HITCHCOCK

    François Truffaut

Film

The Black Dahlia, 2006

LA confidential

Oliver Harris on the violent and venal world of Hollywood, home of the ‘has been who never was’

  • HARD-BOILED HOLLYWOOD

    Jon Lewis

Film

Emma’s homies

Robert Douglas-Fairhurst looks back on a memorable Austen adaptation

Film

Audacity and hope

Steven Spielberg’s childish imagination

  • STEVEN SPIELBERG

    Molly Haskell