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

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

Silence, starring Liam Neeson, is based on Shusaku Endo’s novel about Portuguese missionaries travelling to 17th-century Japan

At a conference on environmental issues, Sister Aloha Vergara urged Catholics to ‘be like Leonardo DiCaprio’

The producer of Spotlight, which chronicles The Boston Globe’s investigation into the cover-up of clerical abuse, spoke out after the film won best picture at Sunday’s ceremony

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

Force Majeure is both a tense family drama and a brilliant black comedy

The British actor will reportedly star as a conservative Italian-American pontiff in The Young Pope

Still Alice is a solidly put together, but ultimately unremarkable drama

Pope shouldn’t be used as part of a ‘marketing strategy,’ says Fr Lombardi