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Six of the best: Film | Film reviews, news & interviews

Six of the best: Film

theartsdesk recommends the half-dozen top movies out now

HARD TO BE A GOD: Leonid Yarmolnik as Don Rumata, channelling the craziness of a Werner Herzog world

52 Tuesdays ★★★★ Sensitive handling of complex subject in impressive Australian debut


The Diary of a Teenage Girl ★★★★★ Sundance hit is quietly shattering


Hard to Be a God ★★★★★ Striking images, mystifying story make Alexei German's final film a one-of-a-kind


Marshland ★★★★ Atmospheric Spanish crime thriller deserves its haul of awards


Mistress America ★★★ Noah Baumbach's latest is fun - up to a point


Theeb ★★★★  Naji Abu Nowar’s debut powerfully combines 'Arabian Western' with coming-of-age drama


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