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Eric Rohmer, a devout Catholic, saw film as a ’20th-century cathedral’. He made a sublime Christmas movie, too

Once they were heroes; now filmmakers depict them as bitter men

No, Dunkirk isn’t about Brexit

Dunkirk is a great war movie ­because it’s about people, not issues

Radegund tells the story of Blessed Franz Jägerstätter

Silence received only one nomination for this year’s Academy Awards

The best films of 2016

Son of Saul, The Club and Anomalisa all helped make 2016 a fantastic year in cinema

The director gave interviews to Jesuit publications ahead of the release of his new film about missionary priests in 17th century Japan

The Oscar-winning director was in Rome for a screening of his new film, Silence, at a pontifical university

The film about two Jesuit priests in Japan is already expected to receive Oscar nominations

Will the director rein in the violence in his Passion sequel?