Shane Danielsen

Shane Danielsen
Shane Danielsen is a screenwriter and former artistic director of the Edinburgh International Film Festival.



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Still from ‘The Assistant’

Her too: ‘The Assistant’

Culture

Melbourne-born, New York–based filmmaker Kitty Green’s powerfully underplayed portrait of Hollywood’s abusive culture

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Consolations in isolation: ‘The Platform’ and ‘Free in Deed’

Culture

What is the future of cinema without cinemas?

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Properly British: Armando Iannucci’s ‘The Personal History of David Copperfield’

Culture

A multicultural vision underscores the acclaimed British satirist’s endearing Dickensian romp

Everything new is old again: The 2020 Berlin Film Festival

Culture

Even with a new artistic director, this year’s Berlinale failed to inspire

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They came, they saw: Tamara Kotevska and Ljubomir Stefanov’s ‘Honeyland’

Culture

A breathtaking North Macedonian film about Europe’s last female keeper of wild bees exists compellingly at the intersection of documentary and fiction

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Kills, frills and Kelly aches: Justin Kurzel’s ‘True History of the Kelly Gang’

Culture

The Australian director brings a welcome sense of style to the unusually malleable story

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Late style: Martin Scorsese’s ‘The Irishman’

Culture

Reuniting with De Niro, Pacino and Pesci, the acclaimed director has delivered less of a Mob film than a morality play

Still from Todd Phillips’ ‘Joker’

No one’s laughing now: Todd Phillips’ ‘Joker’

Culture

A gripping psychological study of psychosis offers a surprising change of pace in the superhero genre

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Venice International Film Festival 2019

Culture

Théo Court’s masterful ‘Blanco en Blanco’ is a bright point in a largely lacklustre line-up

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