Desiree Akhavan has battled self-doubt to realise her dream as a director. But in a medium with few opportunities for fresh voices, she knows that success is never straightforward.
Gender equality, ’80s France, and the endless search for the perfect wave: this weekend’s Milan festival celebrates the bond between surf, skate & film.
After years on the fringes, Sean Baker's spellbinding movies have cemented his status as a unique voice in Hollywood.
Ken Loach has been a force in British filmmaking for over 50 years: exposing injustice, standing up for the marginalised and fighting the powers that be. Now he's made his angriest film yet.
The Fits is the story about sisterhood you need to watch. Its director talks magic collaborations, dance, and the real-life girl troupe that stars in it.
18-year-old activist and writer June Eric-Udorie crowdfunded a screening for girls of colour in London, because how we see ourselves on screen matters.
Afghan director Shahrbanoo Sadat has delivered a scathing critique of her home country - and our tendency to run with the pack - with a dreamlike masterpiece.
Throw out the self-help guides and life gurus. All you need to live a good life is movie star role models, says Little White Lies Artistic Director Timba Smits.
From Gummo to Dogtooth, choreographer Celia Rowlson-Hall spotlights seven killer moves in off-kilter classics.
Los Angeles' late 6th Street Viaduct was an architectural superstar. Residents and fans, including Dogtown legend CR Stecyk, continue to mourn its legacy.
LA-based photographer Sam Jones is changing up the interview game, asking Hollywood stars questions that delve deeper into their personal histories and creative processes.