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

Christopher Silvester on Mark Cousins’s latest documentary

One man’s crusade against the woke decolonisation of our patriotic anthems

The Deer Hunter remains the most affecting of Vietnam movies, Christopher Silvester writes