FILMS OUT THIS WEEK

There's no love lost this week in Borg vs McEnroe, while three Palestinian women find themselves caught In Between tradition and modern life in Tel Aviv - see our interview with director Maysaloun Hamoud - and a South Korean woman trains as an assassin in The Villainess. A troubled woman struggles to hold on to her relationship in Mother! and a couple are overwhelmed by romance in Seven Days. A disabled teenager dreams of becoming a hitman in Kills On Wheels, a mother and daughters defend their home from bandits in My Pure Land, a queen develops an intense friendship in Victoria And Abdul and a royal exhibition provides insight into Canaletto And The Art Of Venice . Meanwhile, a journalist investigates The Case For Christ, we go on a Journey Through French Cinema with Bertrand Tavernier, and would-be film students try to prove themselves in The Graduation. There are rereleases for David Lean classic Lawrence Of Arabia and Steven Spielberg's Close Encounters Of The Third Kind. All this, plus we're bringing you coverage of the San Sebastian Film Festival.

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NEW DVD HIGHLIGHTS

Packshot of The Red Turtle on Blu-Ray The Red Turtle Blu-Ray Review
The life of a castaway on a desert island.
Packshot of Capture Kill Release on DVD Capture Kill Release DVD Review
A couple hope to strengthen their bond by murdering a stranger, but instead discover that they have some serious differences.

FESTIVALS

This week, we're bringing you news and reviews from the San Sebastian Film Festival, where Village Rockstars is among the films screening.

We're looking forward to the New York Film Festival, the Scottish Queer International Film Festival, the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival and the London East Asia Film Festival. Recent coverage includes Miskolc Cinefest, the Deauville Film Festival, the Venice Film festival and A-list genre festivals Frightfest and Fantasia.

News

A film of the senses Elvira Lind and Bobbi Jene Smith on detail, effort and editing

New York Film Festival Early Bird highlights The Rider, Arthur Miller: Writer, The Other Side Of Hope and Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold

Forbidden filmmaking Maysaloun Hamoud on In Between, the duty of artists, and facing a fatwa

Visualising Voyeur Gay Talese on how Josh Koury and Myles Kane's film came together

Christianist extremists arrested over attacks on Russian film Leader of Christian State-Holy Rus suspected of arson

Linda Hamilton to return as Sarah Connor She'll be back

More news and features

We're bringing you news, reviews and interviews with the stars from the San Sebastian Film Festival.



We're looking forward to the New York Film Festival, the Scottish Queer International Film Festival, the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival and the London East Asia Film Festival.



We've recently been covering Miskolc Cinefest, the Hebridean International Film Festival, the Glasgow Youth Film Festival, the Deauville Film Festival and the Venice Film Festival.



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