Not everyone will be entertained by Rick Alverson's "Entertainment," a dark, weird odyssey through a soulless American nowhere, with perhaps the world's most abrasively unfunny insult comic as our…
New Directors/new Films
With the movie industry gearing up for the start of Sundance 2015, New Directors/New Films, the annual New York festival presented by the Museum of Modern Art and the Film Society of Lincoln Center…
Two experimental filmmakers collaborate on this fervently non-commercial triptych.
Simultaneously rigorous and open-ended, Ramon Zurcher's playfully constructed debut turns the cozy world of a middle-class German apartment inside-out.
New York’s 43rd annual New Directors/New Films festival has set its full 2014 slate, tapping a trio of Sundance alums for its prime screening slots: opener “A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night,”…
The Film Society of Lincoln Center and the Museum of Modern Art have set the inititial films on the slate of the 43rd annual New Directors/New Films Festival this spring. Among the seven movies…
Jay and Mark Duplass are unusually upbeat for a pair of indie directors working today. The sibling helmers, who specialize in such DIY comedies as "Cyrus" and "Jeff Who Lives at Home," are constantly…
Andrew Dosunmu's "Mother of George," Neto Villalobos' "All About the Feathers" and Jim Taihuttu's "Wolf" are among 16 titles in this year's San Sebastian's Kutxa-New Directors section, one of the…
Sony is planning “The Reunion” for Phil Lord and Chris Miller, setting up the comedy project for the “21 Jump Street” duo to produce with Miller directing from his own script. Details of the story…
Another feisty and feminine take on contempo life from star-scribe-helmer Sophie Letourneur.