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“It Was a Want, a Must and a Need”: ‘THR Presents’ Q&A With Steve McQueen and His ‘Small Axe’ Creative Team

For Steve McQueen, creating Small Axe — his landmark BBC/Amazon five-part anthology film series set within London’s West Indian community between the 1960s and 1980s — came from a burning desire…

BAFTA TV Craft Awards: ‘Small Axe,’ ‘I May Destroy You’ Clean Up

Small Axe and I May Destroy You were the big winners at the 2021 BAFTA TV Craft awards, celebrating the best creativity behind the camera, on Monday night. In a virtual event broadcast on…

Steve McQueen Making BBC Docuseries ‘Uprising’ Examining Events Dramatized in ‘Small Axe’

Steve McQueen and the BBC are building on the huge success of Small Axe with a new three-part docuseries diving back into Black British history and examining some of the key historical moments…

Directors Steve McQueen and James Mangold Celebrate Their Oscar-Nominated Collaborators

Sean Bobbitt and Phedon Papamichael earned Oscar noms this year for best cinematography. 

Is ‘Small Axe’ a Film or TV Series? Director Steve McQueen Clears Up Category Confusion

While the collection of five films earned a Globes television nom, the project also landed the Los Angeles Film Critics Association’s award for best picture…

Gotham Awards: Watch the 30th Annual Ceremony Live

Kelly Reichardt’s 'First Cow' leads the way with four nominations.

‘Small Axe’ Director Steve McQueen Talks to the Real-Life Leroy Logan About Seeing His Story Onscreen in Anthology Series

John Boyega plays former London police officer Logan in 'Red, White and Blue,' the third film in Amazon's series. Say the real Logan of seeing himself depicted: "If…

Hollywood Reporter Critics Pick the Best Films of 2020

A transcendent concert film, a bold #MeToo thriller and stellar dramas from Kelly Reichardt, Chloé Zhao and Eliza Hittman were among highlights of the year, according to THR's chief film critic David…

Ryan Murphy, Steve McQueen Set to Receive Gotham Awards Tributes

The two directors will be recognized with Viola Davis and Chadwick Boseman at the independent film ceremony.

Steve McQueen, Paul Newman, Sylvester Stallone Watches to Hit Auction Block

"Racing Pulse," a watch auction set for Dec. 12 at Phillips New York, features a total of 137 lots, including the TAG Heuer Monaco McQueen wore in Le Mans, Stallone’s D…

‘Education’: Film Review

Steve McQueen concludes his 'Small Axe' anthology on West Indian experience in London with 'Education,' a domestic drama about a 12-year-old boy stigmatized by the school authority's stealth…

‘Alex Wheatle’: Film Review

Steve McQueen continues his 'Small Axe' anthology about London's West Indian community with 'Alex Wheatle,' a portrait of the eponymous writer’s formative years during the period of the 1981 Brixton…