FILMS OUT THIS WEEK
A private detective tries to solve the murder of a friend this week in Motherless Brooklyn, a child star stands up to his ex-rodeo clown father in Honey Boy and aliens cause panic in Invasion Planet Earth, while documentary The Cave visits a Syrian hospital forced underground by bombs. An Irishwoman seek revenge in 19th Century Tasmania in The Nightingale, a firefighter battles to save the Earth in animé Promare, and it's Knives Out after the death of a writer. Documentary Shooting The Mafia profiles Sicilian photographer Letizia Battagli and there are rereleases for seasonal favourites Elf and Gremlins, AIDS drama Buddies, Jacques Demy classic The Umbrellas Of Cherbourg and Stanley Kubrick's Eyes Wide Shut. All this, plus we're bringing you coverage of the French Film Festival.
Sandy Schreier reveals what Edith Head taught her about the difference between costumes and clothes Link
The Kingmaker charts the ongoing influence of the Philippines former First Lady Imelda Marcos Link - out tomorrow
"You need to choreograph the camera. 3D is an experience" - Alla Kovgan on filming Cunningham Link
Eddie Murphy plays Rudy Ray Moore in Dolemite Is My Name Link
NEW DVD HIGHLIGHTS
Apples and giraffes Sandy Schreier on costume designers Theadora Van Runkle, Julie Weiss and Marlene Stewart
Immerse yourself Alla Kovgan on Merce Cunningham, Robert Rauschenberg, Rei Kawakubo and the 3D for Cunningham
Surreal road to redemption Dathaí Keane talks about the balancing act at the heart of his debut Finky
Rooted in reality Marco Bellocchio on the true characters and events in The Traitor
Sharing memories Alba Rohrwacher on Marco Bellocchio, Daughter Of Mine, Lucia's Grace, and storytelling with her sister
Cage-a-rama returns Attendees include Cage's stand-in Marco Kyris
We're bringing you coverage of the French Film Festival.
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