Inspired by Palestinian tradition, Wajib, Annemarie Jacir’s latest feature is a subtle yet absorbing journey across the ancient city of Nazareth that creates genuine insight and empathy for the father and son at its centre.
Bursting with warm, sun-kissed tones and boundless blue skies, Joanna Hogg’s debut Unrelated revels in the lure of an idyllic Tuscan retreat. The villa not only seems to halt space and time, like all great holiday homes, but apparently lacks any notion of consequences. For the haves, paradise is only a short-haul flight away.
Cold War is a painstakingly-beautiful visual feast. With bold, assured filmmaking, it’s no wonder Paweł Pawlikowski won the Best Director award at Cannes.