For the love of birds Jay Roach on Trumbo and the cockatiel famous for Spartacus.

At the #Horror première On the red carpet with Timothy Hutton, Lydia Hearst and Waris Ahluwalia.

Fresh Fokus on German film As the inaugural festival opens with Victoria, we preview the programme.

Funding confirmed for HippFest Hippodrome Festival of Silent Cinema will return in March.

Sundance reveals Midnight line-up Rob Zombie and Kevin Smith among directors featured.

Cinemas turn down religious advert Church of England is "disappointed and bewildered."

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To celebrate the release of The Legend Of Barney Thomson we've got a great bundle of DVDs up for grabs - including While We're Young, Drive and A Most Violent Year - in our latest . We're also giving away DVDs of Fallen Idol and Slow West.