Friday, 19 January , 2018

Cinema

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...