Twenty years on from the devastating shooting, can its cultural legacy in film and television reframe our present moment?
The television show – the director’s first – is a sequel to his 1997 film of California queer disillusion, Nowhere
Once labelled a ‘TV terrorist’, the video artist returns with her first posthumous retrospective at Red Bull Arts New York
A 1979 televisual essay by the cultural theorist offers insight into black politics and representational struggle in the British media
‘It embodies the qualities of enthusiasm, enquiry and toe-curling earnestness that art can’t exist without’
For all the camp and capering, Eddie and Patsy’s antics also have a plaintive, even existential tinge
A recent spate of TV shows set in Missouri show the state as a cultural imaginary on the fault line of US political debate
Landing only months before the US midterm elections, it’s impossible not to understand the show foremost in the context of the Trumps and Kushners of the world
Author George Pendle on his biography of Jack Parsons, the scientist, mysticist and follower of Aleister Crowley, now dramatized on CBS
Jörg Heiser on memes, memory and Errol Morris's Wormwood
This new docu-series on a cult established in Oregon in the 1980s is a timely exercise in tolerance and a fascinating insight into extremism
From Better Things to Motherhood and SMILF: Michelle Orange charts the turn towards nuanced representations of women in film and TV
US true crime series Unsolved takes two formative pop cultural events to explore their concealed human stories and systemic narratives
The new television series invokes violence and fear as defining forces of civilization, just like the Kenneth Clark original
From The X-Files to The Orville to Black Mirror: what role does sci-fi play in our age of fake news?
Transcending the sentimental falsehood that makes nostalgia problematic, on David Simon’s 1970s New York drama
On the Marxist-inspired children's films of Hartmut Bitomsky and Harun Farocki, screened for the first time in more than 40 years
Should Trump have won an Emmy?
The importance of satire in an era of Trump
Satirical TV and the importance of being offended
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