Monday, 23 April , 2018

Cinema

Journalists, filmmakers, artists demand end to persecution of Julian Assange

2 April 2018 A group of writers, journalists, artists, film-makers and activists have issued a statement demanding that the government of Ecuador restore Julian Assange’s...

The Pentagon & Hollywood’s successful and deadly propaganda alliance

By Michael McCaffrey 12 Mar, 2018 The Pentagon helps Hollywood to make money and, in turn, Hollywood churns out effective propaganda for the brutal American war...

Controlling Society: A Sexual Counter-Revolution

Film director Michael Haneke criticizes #MeToo movement on eve of Berlinale film festival By Katerina Selin 20 February 2018 The reactionary #MeToo campaign is playing...

How to Make a Ken Loach Film: Politics Is Essential

Available from 16/03/2017 to 20/10/2019 Available live: Yes A look at the production process behind 'I, Daniel Blake,' the latest film by Ken Loach which was...

Hollywood has a lot to learn from Cuba about gender parity...

By Mireya Castañeda / Source: Granma The Dawn News January 4, 2018 A total of 117 films by women directors feature in this year’s Festival. Last week, women...

Oliver Stone Exposes US Coup d’etat In Ukraine

January 17, 2018 www.paulcraigroberts.org The people in Western Ukraine had to be completely stupid to be so easily deceived and turned against their own democratically elected...

Pharma Multinationals and Imperialism

"I do give a damn" After years of writing superior spy thrillers, author David Cornwell, aka John Le Carré, has evolved into an impassioned political...

Early Soviet Films – a portrait of revolutionary Russia

Remarkable collection of early Soviet films on DVD: The New Man—Awakening and Everyday Life in Revolutionary Russia By Bernd Reinhardt 29 December 2017 A notable...

Raoul Peck premieres his film on Karl Marx

On its 100th anniversary of the October Revolution, the Berlinale Film Festival presents a film on Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels. "The Young Karl...

Ken Loach wins top Cannes Award and slams dangers of austerity

The British director’s film reduced critics at the Cannes Film Festival to tears. “We must give a message of hope, we must say another world...