The British actress admires Julian Fellowes after he helped launch her career
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Friday 23 October 2009
The UK premiere of An Education – based on the childhood memoirs of journalist Lynn Barber with a screenplay by Nick Hornby – was a highlight of the London Film Festival this week.
Friday 23 October 2009
Few Jane Austen enthusiasts will not have realised what a delicate business it was to be a lady or gentleman of standing in Regency England.
Wednesday 21 October 2009
Sunday 20 September 2009
Thursday 13 August 2009
Friday 24 July 2009
Geoffrey Macnab: 'British film-goers don't like British films and UK distributors can't get them into cinemas'
Thursday 23 July 2009
The ICA Cinema in London has just hosted New British Cinema. On one level, the season was a cause for celebration. The eight films chosen underlined the richness of independent, low- budget British film-making. On a less upbeat note, though, the season pointed to the struggles that young British film-makers face in getting their work shown at all. In a sense, these were orphan films, spurned by mainstream cinemas.
Sunday 12 April 2009
Friday 13 February 2009
Friday 06 February 2009
Sunday 10 February 2008
Saturday 27 May 2006
The only Beslan hostage-taker captured alive after the bloody school siege in 2004 will spend the rest of his life in prison after a trial that left crucial questions unanswered and victims feeling cheated.
Tuesday 15 November 2005
Monday 26 September 2005
Friday 04 February 2005
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Refugees welcome: More than 250,000 sign Independent petition calling for Britain to 'take its fair share'
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