We Are Open
David Fincher makes a spectacular return to feature filmmaking with this melancholy monochrome marvel.
Inside the issue
A review of David Fincher’s MankHannah Woodhead verbally spars with this sumptuous evocation of classic-era Hollywood.
It’s All True: A Conversation with David FincherDavid Jenkins talks to the master filmmaker about realising a passion project after a 30-year wait.
The HeroineCaitlin Quinlan profiles one of our favourite actors working today, Tuppence Middleton.
F For FakeOn the magic tricks behind selecting costumes to show up on black-and-white film.
The DreamersAdam Woodward scours the credits of Citizen Kane for the lost masters of cinema.
Touch of EvilCharles Bramesco revisits the little-known 1973 TV movie filmed on the MGM lot as it was being bulldozed.
Too Much JohnsonA complete timeline of how we came to collectively worship certain movies in the West, by Lillian Crawford.
The Other Side of the WindMatt Thrift celebrates the preservation and curation work done by the UK’s boutique Blu-ray labels.
Threads: The Majorette costumeChristina Newland picks apart the screen iconography of cheerleader garb in all its guises
Illustration in this issue by Rumbidzai Marilyn Savanhu, Calum Heath, Stephanie Sergeant, Jill De Haan, Francesca Pusceddu