Articles by Mark Cousins
Western film used to give just an occasional nod to the east. Now Hollywood is in thrall to Korean horror, Japanese experiment and Chinese pyrotechnics. India's industry is the largest, but it is in...
It is in the nature of cinema to create empathy, and its danger lies in drawing us to places we should not go. But some great films refuse to play this trick
If you view film as a realistic medium, the escapism of Hollywood begins to look like a successful spin-off. Most cinema remains shackled to life
In the fuss over Michael Moore's new film, few critics considered its technical innovations, or the impact on Miramax - the premier provider of middlebrow cinema