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Brilliant: Rachel McAdams as Boston Globe journalist Sacha Pfeiffer in Spotlight

Spotlight makes its mark without resorting to sensationalism

Spotlight director Tom McCarthy (AP)

Tom McCarthy says Catholics should not be put off seeing his Oscar-nominated film about the Boston Globe’s investigation into sexual abuse by clergy

The mother of Adi, who bravely confronts his demons in The Look of Silence

From remorseless executioners in Indonesia to hippy detectives in LA, 2015 was a thrilling year for film-lovers

Cardinal Vincent Nichols opened the Door of Mercy at Westminster Cathedral (Diocese of Westminster)

On Sunday the Archbishop of Westminster marked the beginning of the Year of Mercy

Peggy Guggenheim: moved in heady circles and wasunapologetically promiscuous

A new documentary pays entertaining tribute to Peggy Guggenheim

Joe Calzaghe with his father Enzo

Mr Calzaghe is a straightforward documentary about the life and career of legendary Welsh boxer, Joe Calzaghe

Tyson Fury trains ahead of his world title fight with Wladimir Klitschko (AP)

The towering heavyweight is proud to profess his Catholic faith in public

A mourner wipes his eye outside the Bataclan concert hall in Paris (AP)

Suddenly evoking Islamist atrocities in the Middle East has become rather trendy, which is of no use at all to the thousands who have already been butchered

Jim Broadbent stars as the twinkling Fr Flood in Brooklyn

Child actor, James Digiacomo, steals the show in Brooklyn, says Will Gore

Jafar Panahi in Taxi Tehran: excoriating Iran’s disgraceful theocracy

The latest film by celebrated Iranian director Jafar Panahi was one of the highlights of the London Film Festival