For decades, animators have attempted to recreate realistic human faces without entering what's called the 'uncanny valley.'
Online videos of Hitler getting angry at things, based on a 2004 film scene, have found enduring appeal and recently featured in a Fair Work Commission case. Why the furor?
As strippers take another turn around the pole in Hustlers, a look at Hollywood history shows we like to watch.
Can we stop our current political free-fall? Perhaps this dystopian short offers a way out.
The first woman ever nominated for a Best Director Award - more than 40 years ago - Lina Wertmüller has just been honoured by the academy. She is known for her hilariously irreverent films.
The famous director is receiving an honorary Oscar, and the timing couldn't be more appropriate.
South African actors are lobbying government to demand better working conditions and labour protection.
A film about Cape Town's environmental resources features a cast as diverse as breakdancers and wetland activists - and is being used as a study aid globally.
Two new screen productions show us the nuances of growing up in Arab and Muslim migrant communities. They're a refreshing look at stories too seldom told.
We don't want to have to think about our role in creating the individuals who commit violence. Amazingly, Joker asks us to.
The second feature from the creator of Brass Eye and Four Lions is a savage spoof on the FBI's counter-terrorism strategy.
Detailed analysis of 1,300 movies finds that women actors earn an average of US$1.1m or 25% less than their male colleagues.
The Spanish director's new film is a mischievously autobiographical commentary on the healing powers of art.
Pledges on gender parity are not worth the paper they are written on if selection processes remain secret.
Are our interests shifting away from film and towards TV series? As media changes, is there even a difference between TV and film?
This selection of films shows the problem of extremism in its complexity, examining how real people can become radicalised.
A new Australian film tells the story of one of the most iconic battles of the Vietnam war - but the film repeats disputed facts and interpretations.
Giving a movie subtitles or dubbing it into multiple languages makes commercial and cultural sense, but the process can be riddled with potential pitfalls.
A new film chronicling the impact of racism on Indigenous football star Adam Goodes is both a damning and hopeful portrait of contemporary Australia.
Francis Ford Coppola's 'final cut' of Apocalypse Now hits Australian cinemas this week. He joins a long list of directors who endlessly tinker with their work. But does it add anything to the films?