It takes an English director to tackle one the most horrific chapters in US history.
Mark Kermode reviews 12 years a Slave.
The first film to get 14 Oscar nominations - Paul Gambaccini on the bitchiest movie ever.
Milos Foreman, Sir Peter Shaffer and Sir Neville Marriner talk to Paul Gambaccini.
From real-life events that had been classified for 17 years to Oscar success in 2013: Argo
A CIA agent attempts to smuggle a group of diplomats out of revolutionary Iran.
Barry Jenkins interviewed by Simon Mayo
Tim Robey gives his verdict on Alejandro G Iñárritu's dark comedy Birdman.
Simon Mayo talks to Bong Joon-Ho about his new film, Parasite.
75 years since murder, refugees, music and love reached peak perfection in Hollywood.
The 50th anniversary of the release of Casablanca.
Paul Gambaccini explores Oscar-winning films.
The controversial 2006 Oscar winner, a film that explores the tensions within LA society.
Paul Gambaccini discovers how Gallic charm won Gigi the Best Picture Oscar in 1959.
Diane Roberts examines the impact and legacy of the film classic, 75 years on.
Mark Kermode reviews Green Book.
Mark Kermode gives his opinion on Guillermo del Toro's The Shape of Water.
Paul Gambaccini talks to veteran film director Norman Jewison about his Oscar Best Picture
James King reviews Birdman.
interview by John Wilson
John Goodman examines how his new film balances views of 1970s American/Iranian tension.
The writer, producer and director of the 1950 film All About Eve on the movie business
The novelist Kamila Shamsie talks to John Wilson about the 1950 film starring Bette Davis
Gambaccini discovers how David Lean's epic won the Best Picture Award in 1963.
Allan Little considers the legacy of Lawrence of Arabia.
Mark Ruffalo speaks to Simon Mayo about his new film, Spotlight.
first broadcast on Radio 4 in 1995
Michael Keaton talks about his role in the film Spotlight
Michael Keaton interviewed by Sanjeev Bhaskar.
Dustin Hoffman's 1969 post-Graduate role as a sleazy pimp stands the test of time.