And finally... Toni Myers

Training astronauts to shoot film? All in a day's work for the Canadian documentary filmmaker, writes Cristiana Moisescu.

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NI 496 - World Fiction Special - Exquisite short stories - October, 2016

HotDocs Festival - Film review special

Richard Swift reviews some of the best offerings at the world's largest documentary film festival.

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NI 494 - Smiley-faced monopolists - July, 2016

And finally... Ramin Bahrani

The system is rigged, but it can be changed, the US-Iranian film director tells Malcolm Lewis.

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NI 488 - 10 economic myths - December, 2015

Mixed Media: Hot Docs Film Festival special

Richard Swift picks out some highlights from the 2015 documentary film festival.

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NI 484 - Capitalism is spinning out of control - July, 2015
Lust, curiosity and some dark comedy in Carol  Morley's The Falling.

Mixed media: film reviews

Phoenix and The Falling reviewed by Malcolm Lewis.

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NI 482 - Global banking now - May, 2015
The Overnighters – sex and homelessness in fracking boom Middle America.

Film reviews

The Overnighters, directed by Jesse Moss; The Imitation Game, directed by Morten Tyldum.

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NI 477 - Big oil RIP? - November, 2014
Pride – a rousing and utterly magnificent true story.

Mixed media: Film

Pride, directed by Matthew Warchus; Still the Enemy Within, directed by Owen Gower.

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NI 476 - Cuba - October, 2014

And finally... Xiaolu Guo

The award-winning novelist and film director tells Graeme Green about growing up in rural China, freedom, censorship and loneliness.

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NI 473 - The politics of language loss - June, 2014

Interview with Saleh Bakri

The Palestinian actor tells Frank Barat why fame will not change him - or his passion for justice for his people.

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NI 468 - Fracking - the gathering storm - December, 2013

John Pilger: Australia's silent apartheid

The investigative journalist and filmmaker tells Hazel Healy about his new film, and explains why Australia is still on an international ‘shame list’.

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NI 467 - Time to rethink disability - November, 2013

Film reviews

Stories We Tell, by Sarah Polley; Night of Silence (Lal Gece), by Reis Çelik; The Stoker, by Alexei Balabanov.

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NI 463 - Argentina's challenge - June, 2013

Home will never look the same again

Horatio Morpurgo discovers filmmaker Patrick Keiller’s unusual way of seeing the world.

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NI 451 - Adapt or die - April, 2012

Reviews

Films, books and music from around the world.

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NI 450 - Time for a fair economy - March, 2012

And Finally... Juliet Stevenson

Successful actor and would-be human rights lawyer Juliet Stevenson on the disgrace of locking up children, and the importance of good-story-telling.

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NI 449 - Haiti two years on - January, 2012
Human potential and
happiness in Benda Bilili!

Best of the Arts 2011

We watched, we read, we listened: New Internationalist's favourite films, books and music from last year.

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NI 449 - Haiti two years on - January, 2012

Reviews

Films, books and music from around the world reviewed.

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NI 449 - Haiti two years on - January, 2012
Margaret Thatcher is The Iron Lady

Horror flick: Mrs T at the multiplex

Forget Scream, The Exorcist and Jaws: The nightmare on Downing Street is coming to a cinema near you.

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NI 449 - Haiti two years on - January, 2012

Film review: We Were Here

A compassionate and inspiring film about the AIDS epidemic in 1980s San Francisco.

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NI 448 - The arms trade - December, 2011

Film review: Resistance

What if the Germans had invaded the Welsh valleys during the Second World War?

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NI 448 - The arms trade - December, 2011
From Iran, The Green Wave.

The silver screen behind the Spring

Feature films can tell us much about the cultural background to recent events in North Africa and the Middle East. Malcolm Lewis has been watching some of them.

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NI 446 - Nature's defenders - October, 2011

Articles in this category displayed as a table:

Article title From magazine Publication date
World Fiction Special - Exquisite short stories October, 2016
Smiley-faced monopolists July, 2016
10 economic myths December, 2015
Capitalism is spinning out of control July, 2015
Global banking now May, 2015
Big oil RIP? November, 2014
Cuba October, 2014
The politics of language loss June, 2014
Organ trafficking May, 2014
Commodities - the pitfalls of resource wealth March, 2014
Fracking - the gathering storm December, 2013
Fracking - the gathering storm December, 2013
Time to rethink disability November, 2013
Time to rethink disability November, 2013
Argentina's challenge June, 2013
Adapt or die April, 2012
Time for a fair economy March, 2012
Haiti two years on January, 2012
Haiti two years on January, 2012
Haiti two years on January, 2012
Haiti two years on January, 2012
The arms trade December, 2011
The arms trade December, 2011
Nature's defenders October, 2011
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