the best things to watch, see and do this week in the uk
Get your indispensable gui-De to leisure action, with our culture highlights of the week.
the true story of the teenage girl who shot singapore's first feminist road movie
A new documentary unravels the story of ‘Shirkers’ – a lost 90s feminist movie made by Sandi Tan.
'heathers' director michael lehmann dissects the film’s lasting influence as it celebrates its 30th anniversary
Turns out, droll dialogue and colour coded croquet balls are perfect meme fodder.
why everyone is talking about this mubi ad
The poster is an example of why we have to break down elitism in the culture industry.
5 queer youth films that go beyond coming out
Exploring a new generation of LGBTQ+ global cinema, from Brooklyn beaches to remote South African villages, Yorkshire farms to Russian bedrooms.
queer icon the babadook is babawerking his way back to theatres
The fierce new face of Pride Month is raising awareness for LGBTQ issues.
on set with bruce labruce as he makes a film about a radical lesbian terrorist cell
The Misandrists is the cult queer filmmaker’s latest masterpiece. We caught up with him to chat nuns, pornography and whether the future is female, as we share some behind-the-scenes images from the set.
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the most i-Conic coming of age couples
Our alternative to Valentines Day’s soppiness.
2016 was the year that… cinema showed its power
The best cinema of the year has also been the most diverse; from Moonlight, to Mustang and American Honey, it’s been a politically charged year on the silver screen.
did your favourite film of the year pass the bechdel test?
We apply the gender representation metric to American Honey, The Handmaiden, Moonlight, and more.
the true story of a young female mass murderer in 70s prague
Michalina Olszanska is the breakout star of a new film about the last woman to be executed in Czechoslovakia. We sat down with the actress to talk about difficulties and challenges of playing such a complex character.
this supercut celebrates the powerful women of studio ghibli films
Spend a few minutes with cinema’s greatest heroines