Hollywood has lost its edge – and the awards season proves it

5 February 2015, 10:31 am

This Sunday, the Baftas will be dished out to the most unambitious collection of films in recent memory. How did we end up with such a flat line-up, and what does it say about us? On Sunday night, the Bafta winners will be showered in effusive acclaim. But the current awards fare is toothless. During the past year, cinema lost its social and political nerve. Both industry and audiences are ...... Read More »