SIGHT AND SOUND
aka "Sight & Sound"
General, Mainstream Monthly Magazine from London ,United Kingdom


- First issue: 1991
- General cinema.
- Took its present form in May 1991 with the incorporation of Monthly Film Bulletin. Prior to that it was published quarterly.
- Half the magazine contains great articles on various topics and the other half has the film reviews for the contemporary releases. I especially like the full synopsis given for every movie: No surprises when you 're watching The Crying Game for the first time.
- Published by the British Film Institute.
- Monthly, 70 colour pages in A4 format.
- Published by British Film Institute (BFI)
- Website: www.bfi.org.uk

Last updated:
8 June 2021
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Issue 200
December 2007
The Incomplete Tsai Ming-liang: Who else could combine sex with watermelons and the backdrop of an abandoned, leaking building into an ascetic musical? Roger Clarke talks to Taiwanese cinema's great poet of eroticism and lone


Issue 199
November 2007
Robert Bresson: Alias Grace: Robert Bresson produced a poetic and uncompromising body of work that defined the limits of cinema as an artform. By Michael Brooke PLUS Olivier Assayas, Aki Kaurism?ki, Paul Schrader, Bruno Dumon


Issue 198
October 2007
Eastern Promise: Films like The Death of Mr. Lazarescu and Palme d'Or-winner 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days point to Romania as the cradle for the next cinematic new wave. Nick Roddick reports.
A Worl


Issue 197
September 2007
Love in the afternoon: D.H. Lawrence's iconic tale of unbridled passion has had many interpreters. But none has captured its title character's sensual awakening as effectively as Pascale Ferran in Lady Chatterley. Geoffrey Ma


Issue 196
August 2007
Roll Forever: To mark a season of Andy Warhol films at the BFI Southbank, director Gus Van Sant tells Amy Taubin why he's been described as the Factory artist's alter ego.
Back to School: Harry


Issue 195
July 2007
Ken Russell: Sweet Swell Of Excess: The wild exuberance, surreal imagination and sheer vulgarity of Ken Russell's films of the 1970s and 1980s have earned him a place as patron saint of British extreme, argues Linda Ruth Willi


Issue 194
June 2007
10 Picks from the Grindhouse: Tim Lucas gets down and dirty - then takes himself off for a shower.
Radical Chic: As the Cannes film festival celebrates its 60th birthday, Chris Darke uncovers the history of political radicalism that underlies the glit


Issue 193
May 2007
New Boots And Rants: It's 1983 and a victorious Margaret Thatcher has set her sights on the enemy at home. Shane Meadows' This Is England captures the era's embattled and tribal youth cultures with warmth and style. By Jon Savage.
You Must Be Joking:


Issue 192
April 2007
Sound And The Fury: Terence Davies: The Long Day Closes captures the sounds of a postwar iverpool childhood and the redeeming power of the picturehouse. But why can't director Terence Davies keep in regular work asks David Thompson.
Unknown Soldiers:


Issue 191
March 2007
The Ceremony Of Innocence: From Mick Jagger to Allen Ginsberg, Peter Whitehead captured the personalities and politics of the 1960s in films such as Tonite Let's All Make Love in London and The Fall. What drove him to give it all up in pursuit of falconry


Issue 190
February 2007
Sleeping With The Enemy: Back in 2003 Paul Verhoeven said that he had to leave Hollywood to save his soul. Now Black Book sees him return to his native Holland for a story that injects sex and adventure into the ambiguous realities of World War II resista


Issue 189
January 2007
Features #British Cinema Now: The Lost Leader Colin MacCabe recalls Derek Jarman - and the joys of Super-8, queer politics and arthouse funding. Plus Melissa Gronlund on how film artefacts are filling the galleries #Before The Flood Gary McMahon walks t

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