Artist Film

Drawing on raw archival footage from 1930, Ukrainian director Sergei Loznitsa highlights the drama of dubious truths

By Sierra Pettengill

The BFI’s new boxset highlights the important part women played in establishing cinema as an artistic medium 

By Juliet Jacques

Jennifer Higgie spoke to the filmmaker about his latest project, which ‘places human existence at the heart of a conflict that has rendered its people invisible’ 

By Jennifer Higgie

A long-overdue survey exhibition at the Villa Vassilieff in Paris highlights the depth and range of the films made by the late artist from 1977 until 1991

By Rachel Valinsky

‘In Place of the Real’ focussed on histories of LGBTQI+ people

By Juliet Jacques

A new anthology of 16 films made between 1982 and 2014, highlights the director’s innovative, international approach to her art

By Juliet Jacques

In ‘Donna Haraway: Story Telling for Earthly Survival’, the feminist theorist discusses ‘living well and giving heart’

By Hestia Peppe

Why has the artist chosen to adapt a novel that has been criticized for its portrayal of Black characters?

By Anna Martine Whitehead

Halwani has created his own emotionally powerful, visually arresting memorial: ‘a small step on a daunting climb’

By Chris Sharratt

The Athens-based artist discusses how desire figures in her new film, the relationship between writing and images and the influence her home city has on her practice

By Quinn Latimer

This year’s exhibition recruits the powers of documentary to reflect on what draws us together and holds us apart

By Erika Balsom

A new film uses a sculpture by the late Donald Rodney to reflect on the many tales of race and class that are etched on the skin 

By Tavia Nyong’o