We spoke to the filmmaker about how he evolved from the laugh-heavy oddness of Weird Weekends to sensitive, important investigations into mental health and transgender politics.
White, middle class teachers aren't the right people to quell extremism.
We met with the political strategist to talk about the general election, Malcolm Tucker, House of Cards and his new book, Winners: And How They Succeed.
The way we understand and relate to political parties during election time has been controlled by the creative elite for the last 40 years.
We asked Robert Hewison, author of Cultural Capital: The Rise and Fall of Creative Britain about the value of the arts and how cuts to funding are threatening the UK's cultural life.
Here's how the annual glut of anniversary features is going to pan out this year.
The Waste market in Dalston is the last of its kind in an East End that's changed beyond all recognition. Now, its future is uncertain.
Populist? The last man of substance? Nutter? As the former Prime Minister bows out of political life, you wonder how the world will remember him.
People prefer some of the most disliked people in politics to the Labour leader.
In the 1980s the US government made the UK Labour Party more right wing.
This weekend, a man sued a hospital for making his penis shorter.
Baby Bush was a great president... according to his own museum.
The feel-good redemption stories I've been reading are way too simplistic.
Weirdly, he didn't want to follow him to the police station.
They're two peas in the same, shitty pod.
A warning from history ahead of today's Commons debate.
Otherwise we'd be just like Karl Lagerfeld, or Tony Blair.
No one stands for what they're traditionally supposed to.
No Arab spring? Fewer jihadists? Less climate change? No economic collapse?
Apparently it wasn't the huge waste of time everyone thinks it was.
After almost getting run over by the Popemobile.
I gave it a shot, but I wasn't cut out for politics.
And as hard as I tried, I'm glad I was never sent to spend time with the troops out there.
Do I hate a guy who almost got me sent to prison in an act of extreme cock-blocking? Naw.