culture

Lodestar: ‘Supernova’

Stanley Tucci and Colin Firth star in Harry Macqueen’s quiet elegy to a loving relationship in its twilight

Revival

Australian cinema’s New Wave turns 50

Untold stories in ‘Walkabout to Hollywood’

Following David Gulpilil as he visits LA, a re-mastered documentary has significant revelations about the great actor’s lost chance at making his directorial debut

Bitter pill: ‘Collective’

This staggering documentary exposes institutionalised corruption in Romanian hospitals

Amorality tale: ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’

Told from an unexpected perspective, Shaka King’s film is one of the best recent-historical dramas

Berlinale highlights: part two

New films by Céline Sciamma, Dénes Nagy and Ryusuke Hamaguchi are stand-outs in an unusually robust program

Celebrities anonymous: ‘French Exit’

Michelle Pfeiffer is flawless in this riches-to-rags satire based on Patrick deWitt’s novel

Berlinale highlights: part one

This year’s Berlin Film Festival presented its strongest line-up in a decade

Holding true: ‘The Truth Has Changed’

The ‘Gasland’ creator’s latest documentary explores misinformation

Drawn to the drift: Chloé Zhao’s ‘Nomadland’

The award-winning film about America’s itinerants steers away from the darker stories of the working poor