The Blue Angel Review

A cleaner pulls up a blind to reveal a poster for The Blue Angel. So starts Josef von Sternberg's film which was advertised in much the same way: with Marlene Dietrich's Lola Lola writ large in stockings and fr... Read More...

Faust DVD Review

Some tales were made for the black and white era. The German folk tale of Faust has many incarnations, most notably Johann Goethe’s play, but F.W. Murnau’s film brings another dimension to the centuries old fab... Read More...

LFF 2012: Treasures

Each year at the London Film Festival, the ‘Treasures’ strand boasts a selection of the most recently restored gems, forgotten or not, from the archives. Below are capsule reviews for a selection of films that ... Read More...