Film Review | Parents
Danish actor Christian Tafdrup takes a stab at feature film directing with a thematically resonant but narratively sketchy debut, which juggles worthy themes of nostalgia and...
Film Review | Fire at Sea
Gianfranco Rosi’s award-winning, dispassionate exploration of the migrant crisis is set to be the highlight of the upcoming Valletta Film Festival
Entertainer Ronnie Corbett passes away aged 85

Corbett first came to fame on The Frost Report in the 1960s but was best known...

Corbett first came to fame on The Frost Report in the 1960s...

Oscar-winning actress Patty Duke dies aged 69

As well as a best supporting Oscar, Duke won an Emmy in 1980 for playing Helen...

As well as a best supporting Oscar, Duke won an Emmy in...

Film Review | They Call Me Jeeg Robot

Expertly channelling American and Japanese pop culture tropes – namely superheroes and anime – this Italian take on the most popular film genre on...

Expertly channelling American and Japanese pop culture...

Film Review | Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

Perhaps it was inevitable that the cynical literary 'mashup' between...

Perhaps it was inevitable that the cynical literary...

Rotterdam throws a Hard Eight | International Film Festival Rotterdam

AIDAN CELESTE looks back at this year’s edition of the International Film...

AIDAN CELESTE looks back at this year’s edition of...

Film Review | Trumbo

The Hollywood blacklist is a distressing period in the history of American entertainment – thankfully, Jay Roach's often hilarious biopic of one of...

The Hollywood blacklist is a distressing period in the...

Film Review | The Lobster

The Greek master of the weird Yorgos Lanthmios makes his English-language debut and triumphs, with this blistering black comedy about the gamified nature of...

The Greek master of the weird Yorgos Lanthmios makes his...

R2-D2 sculptor Tony Dyson found dead in Gozo

Professor Tony Dyson was found dead at his private residence in Gozo •...

Professor Tony Dyson was found dead at his private...

Oscars 2016: DiCaprio wins Best Actor, Spotlight wins best picture

Leonardo DiCaprio finally wins Best Actor award, Mad Max: Fury Road wins big,...

Leonardo DiCaprio finally wins Best Actor award, Mad Max:...

We are all refugees! | Berlin Film Festival 2016

This year’s 66th Berlinale was courageous and compassionate in content,...

This year’s 66th Berlinale was courageous and...

Film Review | 20,000 Reasons

Its safe and generic script may have ironically been its saving grace, but thanks to cack-handed direction and shoddy production, Malta's first romantic...

Its safe and generic script may have ironically been its...

Film Review | Queens of Syria

Screened in Malta as part of an Inizjamed initiative, Yasmine Fedda's documentary about a group of uprooted Syrian refugee women putting on a Euripides...

Screened in Malta as part of an Inizjamed initiative,...

The Revenant, Mad Max sweep awards at Baftas

Actor Leonardo DiCaprio and director Alejandro G Inarritu both take home a...

Actor Leonardo DiCaprio and director Alejandro G Inarritu...

Film Review | Spotlight

Hero hacks take on the Boston clerical hierarchy in this understated, Oscar-baiting ensemble piece

Hero hacks take on the Boston clerical hierarchy in this...

Updated | Tom Cruise spotted in Malta scouting locations for The Mummy reboot

Remake of the popular Mummy movies is rumoured to have picked Malta as at least one of its locations

Remake of the popular Mummy movies is rumoured to have...

Film Review | The Big Short

Director Adam McKay has the unenviable task of turning the ins and outs of the 2008 economic crash into a sexy black comedy. But according to our visiting...

Director Adam McKay has the unenviable task of turning the...

Trailer | An underwater documentary about Filfla

Filfla, a tiny islet plateau surrounded by some of the richest marine life in...

Filfla, a tiny islet plateau surrounded by some of the...

Film Review | The Revenant

Visually impressive and meticulously constructed, Leonardo Di Caprio's latest bid for the Oscar is a merciless and immersive experience with, sadly, a...

Visually impressive and meticulously constructed, Leonardo...