Artist Film

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From the sweet solitude of early sunrise to the existential dread of late-night listening, these works will tide you over 

BY ​Adam Benmakhlouf | 08 MAY 20

Drawing on raw archival footage from 1930, Ukrainian director Sergei Loznitsa highlights the drama of dubious truths

BY Sierra Pettengill | 20 SEP 19

The BFI’s new boxset highlights the important part women played in establishing cinema as an artistic medium 

BY Juliet Jacques | 19 SEP 19

Jennifer Higgie spoke to the filmmaker about his latest project, which ‘places human existence at the heart of a conflict that has rendered its people invisible’ 

BY Jennifer Higgie | 25 JUL 19

A long-overdue survey exhibition at the Villa Vassilieff in Paris highlights the depth and range of the films made by the late artist from 1977 until 1991

BY Rachel Valinsky | 16 APR 19

‘In Place of the Real’ focussed on histories of LGBTQI+ people

BY Juliet Jacques | 09 APR 19

A new anthology of 16 films made between 1982 and 2014, highlights the director’s innovative, international approach to her art

BY Juliet Jacques | 25 MAR 19

In ‘Donna Haraway: Story Telling for Earthly Survival’, the feminist theorist discusses ‘living well and giving heart’

BY Hestia Peppe | 18 MAR 19

Why has the artist chosen to adapt a novel that has been criticized for its portrayal of Black characters?

BY Anna Martine Whitehead | 15 MAR 19

Halwani has created his own emotionally powerful, visually arresting memorial: ‘a small step on a daunting climb’

BY Chris Sharratt | 20 FEB 19

The Athens-based artist discusses how desire figures in her new film, the relationship between writing and images and the influence her home city has on her practice

BY Quinn Latimer | 14 NOV 18

This year’s exhibition recruits the powers of documentary to reflect on what draws us together and holds us apart

BY Erika Balsom | 01 OCT 18

A new film uses a sculpture by the late Donald Rodney to reflect on the many tales of race and class that are etched on the skin 

BY Tavia Nyong’o | 20 SEP 18

Ahead of its showing, the artist spoke to Juliet Jacques about the 24-hour work-in-real-time – widely acknowledged as a video art masterpiece

BY Juliet Jacques | 11 SEP 18

Since 1991 the feminist collective has played a key role in nurturing a space for queer activism and sexual and identity politics on film

BY Ellen Mara De Wachter | 06 SEP 18

At the Courtisane Film Festival, Ghent, Mónica Savirón and María Palacios Cruz's programme of works by neglected women artists

BY Ela Bittencourt | 23 APR 18

A genre more associated with painting, an interest in the environment grounds a number of recent artists’ films 

BY Erika Balsom | 16 APR 18

Under a metahistorical guise, the filmmaking duo enact hidden tyrannies of the contemporary age

BY Harry Thorne | 05 APR 18

With her first major solo exhibition in the UK, the US filmmaker Ericka Beckman speaks about video games, socialist Monopoly and breaking rules

BY Pablo Larios | 26 MAR 18

Angelica Mesiti’s films explore the myriad ways humans communicate

BY Tom Jeffreys | 05 DEC 17