A new film about Kurt Cobain joins the long list of rock documentaries – but what makes a great one? Greg Kot picks out the best.
Artists from all over the world flock to Berlin to live and work. What makes the city such a draw? Chris Dercon explains the German capital’s cultural appeal.
Age of Ultron is one of the summer’s most anticipated blockbusters. But does the comic book epic live up to the hype? Critic Nicholas Barber has an answer.
From novels to a collection of essays on Nasa, the month brings many new titles worth cracking open, writes Jane Ciabattari.
Beloved by locals and tourists alike, London’s red bus has endured to become synonymous with the city. Jonathan Glancey explains its appeal.
The latest adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s Far From the Madding Crowd offers a new take on its enduring protagonist. Tom Brook talks to its star Carey Mulligan.
No other musical genre divides people so greatly – why? For International Jazz Day, BBC Culture asked a fan and a hater to lay out the cases for and against.
In honour of International Dance Day, BBC Culture asked you to share your favourite dance scenes in films.
BBC Culture picks eight films coming out next month, including Mad Max: Fury Road and a political drama with Ethan Hawke as a drone pilot.