Almost every contemporary movie, from Hollywood superhero blockbusters to the most arduous Romanian art film, is shot in some variation of “widescreen.” So it was a shock to sit down in the Kino…
"Adriana's Pact" is a brave documentary in which the director allows us to witness her painful loss of innocence.
If one of the most interesting developments in world cinema recently has been the emergence of a coherent and impressive national new wave in the former Soviet republic of Georgia, Rezo Gigineishvili…
Indian documentary director Haobam Paban Kumar makes a promising transition to narrative features with the fantasy-tinged "Lady of the Lake." Returning to the locale of his 2014 film "Floating Life,"…
An arrestingly upsetting, though lyrically shot opening sets the tone, if not the pace, of “Vazante,” the solo feature directorial debut from Walter Salles collaborator Daniela Thomas (who…
Pleasures of the flesh and pains of the soul potently combine in "Aroused by Gymnopedies," a softcore sex drama commissioned by Japanese studio Nikkatsu to mark the 45th anniversary of its "roman…
A sympathetic portrayal of the conflicts between mothers and daughters, wives and husbands, and the eternal desire for a room of one's own
In recent years, the humble art of knitting has acquired an increasingly young, hip following for its supposedly therapeutic benefits — and finally has a film to show for it in "Close-Knit."
Andoni has his "actors" abuse each other while he watches on the side, thereby exchanging the charge of narcissism that accompanied his previous doc with that of sadism.
The loose, performance-focused drama follows troubled Maori teen Tia, who survives a fatal road accident while hitchhiking and is subsequently sheltered by the driver of the car, despite the…
“Logan,” the third and final chapter in the “Wolverine” series (though it's the 10th — count 'em — “X-Men” film, and not necessarily the last), opens in 2029 on the outskirts of El Paso, where Logan…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Crown’ Win Costume Designers Guild Awards
- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking
- Final Oscar Predictions as the Season Hits the Home Stretch
- Behind-the-Scenes Video of Ryan Gosling Playing Piano in ‘La La Land’ (EXCLUSIVE)