FILMS OUT THIS WEEK

Two brothers and a teenage girl try to dodge mob assassins this week in Clover, there's time travel with a twist in James Vs His Future Self and a girl begins to question her religious community in The Other Lamb. An unplanned pregnancy prompts a difficult journey in Never Rarely Sometimes Always and there's a strange pilgrimage in The Whalebone Box. Meanwhile, a nine-year-old rages against her carers in System Crasher, the story of Marcel Marceau saving orphans from the Nazis is told in Resistance - we interviewed star Géza Röhrig - a young couple are trapped in a surreal housing estate in Vivarium and there's music and comedy in Military Wives. A young doctor decides to run for office in Saudi Arabia in The Perfect Candidate, there's detective drama in Motherless Brooklyn and Knives Out, and a comedian learns to see the funny side in Standing Up, Falling Down. Plus there's a literary celebration in Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am see our interview with director Timothy Greenfield-Sanders - while the gentrification of Hoxton is explored in The Street and the final work of Yves Sain Laurent features in Celebration - we spoke to director Olivier Meyrou.

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As today would have been Grand National day, we thought you might like to read our archive feature on horse films… Link

Consensus mounts for #Cannes final decision as Riviera events cancelled en masse Link

Filmmaker Andrew Kötting goes on a pilgrimage of sorts in The Whalebone Box Link - out on Mubi tomorrow

Two inept brothers and a teenage girl go on the run from mob assassins in Clover Link

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NEW DVD HIGHLIGHTS

Packshot of The Criminal on DVD The Criminal DVD Review
A freshly released convict aims for a fresh heist.
Packshot of The Go-Between on DVD The Go-Between DVD Review
When a youngster goes to stay with a wealthy friend, he finds himself caught up as a messenger boy for a clandestine affair.

FESTIVALS

Check out our latest weekly column, the Stay-At-Home Seven, which suggests films you can watch on UK TV or streaming services in the coming days, this week including Sand Storm. We still have reviews and interviews coming in from the Glasgow Film Festival and, despite its cancellation, we'll be bringing you some reviews from BFI Flare, along with CPH:DOX, which is taking some of its screenings online.

News

Streaming Spotlight - Spain Films to catch on demand

The watcher being watched Isabelle Huppert on Brendan Gleeson, Greg Kinnear, Frankie and Gabrielle

Stay-At-Home Seven: March 30-April 5 Our weekly round-up of films to catch on UK streaming services and television

Real school of life Géza Röhrig on Jesse Eisenberg and shooting Resistance with Jonathan Jakubowicz

Shakespeare films to watch online Cinema takes on the bard

Consensus mounts for final Cannes decision Riviera events cancelled en masse apart from film festival

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BFI Flare has been postponed and SXSW cancelled due to Covid-19, but we're still reviewing some of the films that were scheduled to show there.



We've recently been at the New York Rendez-Vous With French Cinema, the Glasgow Film Festival, the Berlinale, Scottish feminist festival Femspectives, and Sundance in Utah.



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