One of Russia’s most successful touring ballet companies arrives at Manchester Opera House to perform two classics of traditional Russian ballet, The Nutcracker and Swan Lake
Belarussian post-punk trio Molchat Doma put their Manchester crowd in a 2-hour trance at a sold-out show at Gorilla
Danish animated documentary is a therapeutic and cathartic story of an openly gay Afghan refugee
Set in vibrant 1920s New York, Rebecca Hall’s debut feature is a unique commentary on racial identity, jealousy, and finding one’s community
Having attended Cannes this summer, Michal Wasilewski shares his festival experiences and thoughts about this year’s greatest films
Chloe Zhao’s Oscar-winning Nomadland is a unique poetic meditation on freedom, happiness, and being human
We asked our arts and film editors to reflect on the world of the singular visionary, Derek Jarman
Alex Harris reviews a high concept sci-fi movie after sitting down with its creators
Our contributors picked their favourite films from Spain and Latin America in the third instalment of the International Cinema series
Full of black humour and intentional heavy-handedness, Don’t Look Up is a hilarious satire for our times and a wake-up call for humanity.
Head of Culture Michal Wasilewski reviews First Time at Contact Theatre – written by and starring Nathaniel Hall
We talk to Mancunian theatre maker Nathaniel Hall about his show First Time, TV drama It’s a Sin, and personal experiences with HIV
Kinofilm’s LGBTQ Shorts Programme showcases a variety of queer short films, from a lesbian war drama to a family dramedy
Our contributors picked their favourite films from Africa and the Middle East in the fourth instalment of the International Cinema series
Ahead of the upcoming 2021 Oscars ceremony, Michal Wasilewski predicts which films will take the big prizes.
Origin of the Species follows the efforts of making robots and androids human-like. But will this ever be truly possible?
Riz Ahmed shines as a hearing-impaired drummer in an understated drama about struggling to accept a dramatic change in one’s way of living