Five major films about children
Five films that depict people—and cinema—at their best
With Song to Song, the Austin-based filmmaker finds transcendental beauty in his hometown’s music scene.
New reviews and notable sceenings
Highlights from the filmography of the French surrealist Alain Resnais
The second in a three-part series on the year’s best repertory screenings
A conversation about the French filmmaker’s two films about immigrant communities in France, No Fear, No Die (1990) and 35 Shots of Rum (2008)
Talking with the filmmaker and former Reader contributor about his work
Thinking about Donald Richie’s assessment of Japanese movie audiences
An Inn in Tokyo (1935) screens as part of the Music Box Theatre’s Second Saturday Silent Cinema series
The South Korean filmmaker’s collaboration with French actress Isabelle Huppert is now available on DVD.
The latest animated feature by Japan’s Studio Ghibli is leaving town too soon.
Previewing A Hen in the Wind, screening from 35-millimeter at the Portage tomorrow night
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue
Ann Hui’s A Simple Life screens at Facets Cinematheque