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

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

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

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?