The End of Summer

The End of Summer

Ozu is one of the great directors of world cinema, but beyond the critical favourite Tokyo Story, his wider work remains little known outside his native Japan. Ben Walters reviews one of his late films, made just a year before his death in 1963

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Trembling Before G-d

Trembling Before G-d

Homosexuality and Orthodox Judaism may not seem like easy bedfellows (if you’ll excuse the pun), but together they form the central subject of this ground-breaking documentary by Sandy Dubowski. Ben McCann explains

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Kill Bill Press Conference

Kill Bill Press Conference

They swept into town with all the subtlety of a Shaw Brothers finale, and were gone before you could say chop-socky – but Ben Walters managed to catch up with Quentin and the gang at the official Kill Bill press conference at the Dorchester Hotel

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Gerry

Before Elephant was wowing audiences at Cannes, Gus Van Sant released this experimental film about two guys named Gerry lost in the American desert. Ben Walters reckons Van Sant has rediscovered his voice

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