Sight & Sound

Let’s Get Digital

When I meet readers who won’t touch digital books I usually say ‘It’s not an Either/Or thing – you’ll still love physical books just as much.’ But not all electronic devices are created equal. The Kindle dominates because it’s cheap and easy to use and offers the widest range of books, although I’ve never worked out […]

How Do You Pick A Top Ten?

I’ve been reading Sight & Sound since I was eleven years old, when it was still called the BFI Monthly. The academic film magazine has been enthusing/annoying cinemagoers with its mix of pretension and erudition for a very long time, and every ten years it conducts a poll of the world’s critics, programmers, academics and […]