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Creative Sensemaker

A rundown of the week’s cultural moments, books, films, music and more by Tortoise Media, the slow news agency

Awards Season Picks: Kingsley Ben-Adir

Our Awards Season Picks video series highlights the writers, actors and directors who are expected to win big in April. First up, Kingsley Ben-Adir

Creative Sensemaker

A rundown of the week’s cultural moments, books, films, music and more by Tortoise Media, the slow news agency

Creative Sensemaker

A roundup of the best movie trilogies, chosen by Tortoise Media, the slow news agency

Cynthia Erivo on healing and self-reflection

The British actor, singer, and songwriter reflects on the trials and revelations of 2020, and her lessons in resilience and self-honesty

Creative Sensemaker

A rundown of the week’s cultural moments, books, films, music and more by Tortoise Media, the slow news agency

Soho House members Henry Golding and Parker Sawyers on the making of Monsoon

The Singapore and Soho House London members discuss what it was like to star in the Hong Khaou-directed film

Small Axe and shining a light on Black British resistance

Actress Antonia Thomas explains why her latest role in Steve McQueen’s upcoming series of five films is her most important yet

Creative Sensemaker

A rundown of the week’s cultural moments, books, films, music and more by Tortoise Media, the slow news agency

Actor Pippa Bennett-Warner on pursuing roles that push the needle

The London member talks taking on characters that challenge stereotypes for people of colour, including her new part in David Hare’s political drama, Roadkill

Creative Sensemaker

A rundown of the week’s cultural moments, books, films, music and more by Tortoise Media, the slow news agency

Creative Sensemaker

A rundown of the week’s cultural moments, books, films, music and more by Tortoise Media, the slow news agency

Raven Smith on classic movie marathons as autumnal self-care

Raven Smith our resident columnist welcomes the forthcoming season of pumpkins, chunky knits and travelling the world through old Hollywood movies

Creative Sensemaker

A rundown of the week’s cultural moments, books, films, music and more by Tortoise Media, the slow news agency

How to have a film festival now

TIFF’s Artistic Director and member Cameron Bailey discusses the forward-thinking ways in which festivals can thrive in a post-pandemic world

Behind the scenes: Ed Skrein, Little River Run

The London-born actor breaks down his journey of going behind the camera for his directorial debut, Little River Run

Actor Ariyon Bakare is reframing the conversation on inequality

The lauded British actor, who’s returning to screens in HBO’s Philip Pullman adaptation, His Dark Materials, talks about his most personal project yet: iCARE

Creative Sensemaker

A rundown of the week’s cultural moments, books, films, music and more by Tortoise Media, the slow news agency

Micheal Ward takes centre stage

The BAFTA-winning British star of Steve McQueen’s anticipated series, Small Axe, discusses the power of championing Black narratives, with author Derek Owusu