Film

Andrei Tarkovsky: where to start with his films

Andrei Tarkovsky: where to start with his films

Once upon a time in the East: a genre-bending Polish dystopia offers a parable for our troubled times

Once upon a time in the East: a genre-bending Polish dystopia offers a parable for our troubled times

Join a free live screening for a documentary on the Belarus Free Theatre

Join a free live screening for a documentary on the Belarus Free Theatre

International Arthouse Film Festival opens online and in Batumi

International Arthouse Film Festival opens online and in Batumi

15 years after The Death Of Mr Lăzărescu, Romania’s healthcare system is still ailing

15 years after The Death Of Mr Lăzărescu, Romania’s healthcare system is still ailing

How Marcell Jankovics’ psychedelic animation lights a path for artists in an age of rising authoritarianism

How Marcell Jankovics’ psychedelic animation lights a path for artists in an age of rising authoritarianism

The Painted Bird: the search for truth — and hope — in Jerzy Kosiński’s grotesque wartime masterpiece

The Painted Bird: the search for truth — and hope — in Jerzy Kosiński’s grotesque wartime masterpiece

Watch the best of the Sarajevo Film Festival online

Watch the best of the Sarajevo Film Festival online

 Watch online: the Kyrgyz drama taking on anti-mining protests that’s been banned from cinemas

Watch online: the Kyrgyz drama taking on anti-mining protests that’s been banned from cinemas

7 timeless Soviet classics to watch this summer

7 timeless Soviet classics to watch this summer

A sunny Bosnian comedy unpacks the discomforts of homecoming

A sunny Bosnian comedy unpacks the discomforts of homecoming

My Friend the Polish Girl confronts immigration, identity and Instagram in Brexit-era Britain

My Friend the Polish Girl confronts immigration, identity and Instagram in Brexit-era Britain

No more drama: Russian Ministry of Culture says cinemas are opening with happy films only

No more drama: Russian Ministry of Culture says cinemas are opening with happy films only

Watch the trailer for Kirill Serebrennikov’s latest film Petrov’s Flu

Watch the trailer for Kirill Serebrennikov’s latest film Petrov’s Flu

Conservationists turn to dance to save one of Yerevan’s most historic neighbourhoods

Conservationists turn to dance to save one of Yerevan’s most historic neighbourhoods

The women directors who led the Soviet Union’s silent movie era

The women directors who led the Soviet Union’s silent movie era

Return to Epipo: director Judit Olah on breaking the silence on Hungary’s summer camp abuse scandal

Return to Epipo: director Judit Olah on breaking the silence on Hungary’s summer camp abuse scandal

Welcome to Chechnya: filming the battle to save LGBTQ Russians from an ‘anti-gay purge’

Welcome to Chechnya: filming the battle to save LGBTQ Russians from an ‘anti-gay purge’

Queer Screen: the hidden LGBTQ icons in Russian and Soviet cinema

Queer Screen: the hidden LGBTQ icons in Russian and Soviet cinema

Kontrola: the LGBTQ TV show breaking into Poland’s mainstream via YouTube

Kontrola: the LGBTQ TV show breaking into Poland’s mainstream via YouTube