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See the trailer for a stripped-down concert film Nick Cave recorded under COVID

SEE THE TRAILER FOR A STRIPPED-DOWN CONCERT FILM NICK CAVE RECORDED UNDER COVID

Of course an artist as tirelessly inventive as Nick Cave wasn't going to let a little thing like a global pandemic slow him down. A...

On Location: The graffiti wall from Sympathy for the Devil

ON LOCATION: THE GRAFFITI WALL FROM SYMPATHY FOR THE DEVIL

Consider the cinema of Jean-Luc Godard and it's likely that the first place that comes to mind is Paris, in particular Paris at the...

 
 
 
Netflix's Disclosure is just the start for trans*-positive representation

NETFLIX'S DISCLOSURE IS JUST THE START FOR TRANS*-POSITIVE REPRESENTATION

You'd be forgiven for not knowing Disclosure had been released - I only stumbled upon it between Noah Centineo romcoms and true-crime...

The Old Guard

THE OLD GUARD

With the likes of Black Widow and Wonder Woman 1984 on ice due to the impact of COVID-19 on cinemas, streaming has experienced a bumper...

 
 
 
Bad Education

BAD EDUCATION

In 2004, a huge scandal rocked a small, well-to-do school district in the Long Island area of New York. Beloved superintendent Dr Francis...

Sundance London will go virtual to continue in 2020

SUNDANCE LONDON WILL GO VIRTUAL TO CONTINUE IN 2020

While the people of Earth await a vaccine or other lasting solution to the ongoing coronavirus crisis, we've been left with no choice...

 
 
 
Litigante

LITIGANTE

Time stops, or takes on a new form, when someone we love is suffering from an illness which may very well remove them, physically,...

LWLies 85: Food & Film Special - On Sale Now!

LWLIES 85: FOOD & FILM SPECIAL - ON SALE NOW!

Producing an issue of Little White Lies under lockdown conditions has been a challenging and exciting task, a little like completing...

 
 
 
Jonathan Glazer and Mica Levi team up for ‘dancing plague' film

JONATHAN GLAZER AND MICA LEVI TEAM UP FOR ‘DANCING PLAGUE' FILM

As the history books would have us believe it, once upon a time in the town of Strasbourg, the locals succumbed to an unusual strain...

Finding the Way Back

FINDING THE WAY BACK

It's been a rough few years for Ben Affleck. After his brilliant turn as sneaky husband Nick Dunne in David Fincher's Gone Girl , he...

 
 
 
Discover this avant grade war drama 40 years in the making

DISCOVER THIS AVANT GRADE WAR DRAMA 40 YEARS IN THE MAKING

Based on the first book by Kazuo Dan, Nobuhiko Obayashi's Hanagatami caps off a trilogy of anti-war films which began with Casting...

Back Roads

BACK ROADS

It would appear that Alex Pettyfer has something to prove, and not just as a director. A longtime fixture in such stymied would-be...

 
 
 
RIP Ennio Morricone - Eleven essential compositions

RIP ENNIO MORRICONE - ELEVEN ESSENTIAL COMPOSITIONS

This morning, at a hospital in Rome, the great Italian composer and musician Ennio Morricone passed away at the ripe age of 91. The...

Covideo Classics: Independence Day

COVIDEO CLASSICS: INDEPENDENCE DAY

 
 
 
BFI London Film Festival announces virtual 2020 edition

BFI LONDON FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES VIRTUAL 2020 EDITION

As the ever-present threat of a global pandemic has made group gatherings in contained spaces all but impossible, film festivals have...

A White, White Day

A WHITE, WHITE DAY

People react to bereavement in different ways. In the wilds of Iceland, a gruff middle-aged policeman takes time off work to grieve...

 
 
 
The Japanese cult classic that paved the way for the modern female action hero

THE JAPANESE CULT CLASSIC THAT PAVED THE WAY FOR THE MODERN FEMALE ACTION HERO

When Meiko Kaji moved from Nikkatsu to Toei in 1971, she was trying to steer her career away from the ‘Roman Porno' films the studio...

Family Romance, LLC

FAMILY ROMANCE, LLC

Over the course of his career, Werner Herzog has operated within the boundaries between fact and fiction, drama and documentary, in...

 
 
 
Let The Sunshine In: The queer legacy of Miloš Forman's Hair

LET THE SUNSHINE IN: THE QUEER LEGACY OF MILOŠ FORMAN'S HAIR

When it opened the Cannes Film Festival in 1979, Hair proved divisive among critics; some raised the roof, others simply shrugged....

Discover the sly social critique of this Reagan-era teen thriller

DISCOVER THE SLY SOCIAL CRITIQUE OF THIS REAGAN-ERA TEEN THRILLER

“You're gonna make it, kids. You've gotta be strong.” This is Colonel “Mac” MacWilliams in the opening sequence of The New Kids , giving...

 
 
 



What channel is West Ham v Watford on? Kick off time, live stream and latest...

What channel is West Ham v Watford on? Kick off time, live stream and latest team news

West Ham welcome Watford to east London on Friday night for a Premier League clash that could have huge ramifications on who goes down. Both teams have their heads just above... Read more ...

Glee stars lead tributes to Naya Rivera following tragic death

Glee stars lead tributes to Naya Rivera following tragic death

Stars of the TV show Glee have taken to social media to respond to the news of co-star Naya... Read more ...

Carole Baskin's fury after being tricked into a video message for Rolf Harris

Carole Baskin's fury after being tricked into a video message for Rolf Harris

EXCLUSIVE: Tiger King star Carole Baskin has been convinced into leaving a video message for Rolf Harris on Cameo - which also namedrops the notorious Jimmy Savile Read more ...

What the Huawei ban means for your phone, broadband and the future of 5G

What the Huawei ban means for your phone, broadband and the future of 5G

Huawei equipment will have to be removed from Britain's 5G network by 2027 - but what does that mean for your devices, and for the future of high speed internet in the UK?... Read more ...

Banksy debuts new coronavirus-inspired piece on London Tube

Banksy debuts new coronavirus-inspired piece on London Tube

The renowned graffiti artist has blessed Londoners with his latest pandemic-appropriate work Tube commuters can expect a more scenic journey from now on as Banksy has unveiled... Read more ...

Klopp rejects Lovren claims with detailed defence of Liverpool importance

Klopp rejects Lovren claims with detailed defence of Liverpool importance

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp insists defender Dejan Lovren still has an important part to play amid speculation over his future. Zenit St Petersburg have been linked with a move... Read more ...

Buckingham Palace gin completely sells out in a matter of hours

Buckingham Palace gin completely sells out in a matter of hours

The premium London dry gin is made using ingredients from the Queen's garden Buckingham Palace 's new gin , made using ingredients from the Queen's garden, has already sold... Read more ...

Philippe Coutinho 'offered to Arsenal and Newcastle as Barcelona look to...

Philippe Coutinho 'offered to Arsenal and Newcastle as Barcelona look to free up funds'

The 28-year-old has spent the season on loan at Bayern Munich but with Bayern passing up the chance to sign Coutinho permanently, Barca are now looking to sell. Read more ...

Jurgen Klopp insists Manchester City's European ban escape was 'not a good...

Jurgen Klopp insists Manchester City's European ban escape was 'not a good day for football'

UEFA initially handed City a European ban for breaching FFP regulations, but City appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport and subsequently had the ban taken away. Read more ...

Chinese Mobile Giant Huawei To Be Stripped Out Of UK 5G By 2027

Chinese Mobile Giant Huawei To Be Stripped Out Of UK 5G By 2027

Coronavirus has changed everything. Make sense of it all with the Waugh Zone, our evening politics briefing. Sign up now. Chinese telecoms firm Huawei will be banned from... Read more ...