Christopher Silvester

Contrary to what left-wing commentators might think, Steve Bannon’s podcast is no haven for fascists or white supremacists

If Boris deserves the credit for getting Brexit done, then Marina Wheeler QC deserves some of the credit for getting Boris to back Brexit in the first place

Chloé Zhao is the first Asian woman likely to be nominated in the Best Director category for Nomadland, says Christopher Silvester

A new Netflix release has been trailed as a masterpiece, with myriad claims to Oscar recognition, says Christopher Silvester

Steve McQueen’s dramatisation of the 1970 trial of the Mangrove Nine is a triumph

Baroness Lawrence’s report downplays the importance of genetic factors that predispose BAME communities to Covid-19 vulnerability

Michael Shermer’s new book is a collection of skilful elucidations of academic ideas

Christopher Silvester on the essential, and undervalued, part editors play in film and documentary creation

A brief guide to the British Film Institute’s 22 genders