Portrait of an artist: Robert De Niro Sr

Robert De Niro does not star in his latest film but he did make and narrate it – a documentary about his artist father, whose work remains little known despite great early success

Brim with confidence

A proper straw hat with a brim, a crown and a hat band is this summer’s coolest accessory for men

Lights, camera, Christmas

For filmmakers, the holiday is a conceptual turkey, stuffed full of cultural and societal notions, fantasies and ideals that can be used on screen