Film show: Timothée Chalamet serves up blood, guts and romance in ‘Bones and All’


Actor Timothée Chalamet has reunited with “Call Me by Your Name” director Luca Guadagnino for a cannibal love story – he is a heartthrob with a difference in “Bones and All”. Film critic Ben Croll tells us why the disparate elements of this gory teen romance make for a wild ride at the cinema.

We also discuss Alice Diop’s film “Saint Omer”, as the Venice film festival Silver Bear-winning director brings her documentary sensibility to this unconventional courtroom drama.

Plus, dissident filmmaker Jafar Panahi defies the Iranian authorities once again, with his virtuoso “No Bears” and we check out French actor and director Roschdy Zem’s telling of a personal story in “Our Ties”.

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