FILMS OUT THIS WEEK
Awards season frontrunner Nomadland comes to screens this week - see what director Chloé Zhao told us about it - while a woman seeks meaning in the wilderness in Land and life on the reservation is explored in Songs My Brothers Taught Me. Small town teens face an alien invasion in Assimilate, a vigilante couple pursue drug dealers in Red Rage and there's treasure in the woods for The Truffle Hunters. A gay teenager endures brutal military service in Moffie while another tries to find the stranger he's fallen for in Sequin In A Blue Room. Mighty monsters battle for supremacy in Godzilla Vs. Kong, while a nurse faces an eerie night shift and more in The Power and the recreation of an ivory tusk is documented in Those That, At A Distance, Resemble Another. A family relocates in Oscar nominee Minari - see our interview with director and stars Lee Isaac Chung, Steven Yeun, Noel Cho and Alan Kim - while the Manson family features in Charlie Says and a woman threatens to kill her faithless boyfriend in Undine - see what director Christian Petzold told us about it. Lawyers probe injustice in Guantánamo Bay in The Mauritanian - we spoke to director Kevin Macdonald - and trouble unfolds in a dystopian future in Chaos Walking.
A cartoonist is confronted by a racist cop in #Oscars nominee Two Distant Strangers Link
Purple Sea documents the filmmaker's experience of her migrant boat sinking between Turkey and Lesbos Link
We travel to Gitmo, under the sea and into the boxing ring with this week's Stay-at-Home Seven… Link
"She’s divided in half in a number of ways" - Guy Maddin on Isabella Rossellini in The Rabbit Hunters Link
NEW DVD HIGHLIGHTS
This week, we're bringing you some reviews from Visions Du Réel, where Last Days At Sea is screening - read our interview with director Venice Atienza. You can catch up with the latest titles to stream at home in our Stay-At-Home Seven and we're shining our Streaming Spotlight on prison breaks and other great escapes.
One of those dreamy, dreamy things Guy Maddin on Isabella Rossellini and The Rabbit Hunters
Streaming Spotlight: great escapes How to break out of prison, movie style
Stay-At-Home Seven: April 5-12 Unmissable films on TV and streaming services this week
Back into memory Adam Benzine on Claude Lanzmann: Spectres Of The Shoah
Dream trip Tara Miele and Katie Byron on time, memory and storytelling in Wander Darkly
Nomadland named best by BAFTA Chloé Zhao's drama takes four awards