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David Hudson

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Remembering Film Studies Pioneer Annette Michelson
Remembering Film Studies Pioneer Annette Michelson

The writer and editor for Artforum, cofounder of October, and professor at NYU was ninety-six.

By David Hudson

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Fall Festival Marathon Wraps with TIFF’s Awards

Toronto 2018

Fall Festival Marathon Wraps with TIFF’s Awards

Critics pick their favorite premieres of the season, and Toronto audiences vote up a surprise winner.

By David Hudson

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New Faces and Legendary Women

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New Faces and Legendary Women

Agnès Varda returns to Interview, David Lynch talks about his art, and more.

By David Hudson

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The State of Things

Toronto 2018

The State of Things

Michael Moore takes on Trump, Werner Herzog meets Gorbachev, and Astra Taylor asks a big question.

By David Hudson

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Widows, Guns, and Money

Toronto 2018

Widows, Guns, and Money

Viola Davis, Robert Redford, and Gael García Bernal star in a cluster of new heist movies.

By David Hudson

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Nemes and Reygadas Split the Critics

Toronto 2018

Nemes and Reygadas Split the Critics

Both Sunset and Our Time have their champions and detractors.

By David Hudson

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Lions for Cuarón, Lanthimos, and Audiard

Venice 2018

Lions for Cuarón, Lanthimos, and Audiard

Hopes were high in Venice this year, and for the most part, they seem to have been fulfilled.

By David Hudson

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Remembering Burt Reynolds
Remembering Burt Reynolds

The star of over a hundred movies wielded his laid-back charisma to conquer the box office throughout the 1970s.

By David Hudson

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1968 All Over Again

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1968 All Over Again

Hoberman on Romero, Anderson on Godard, Gallagher on Ford, filmmakers’ top fifties, and more.

By David Hudson

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Sex and Violence on the Lido

Venice 2018

Sex and Violence on the Lido

New films by Jennifer Kent, Jacques Audiard, Paul Greengrass, and Pablo Trapero.

By David Hudson

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Women of the West

Goings On

Women of the West

A series at Anthology Film Archives and an archived special feature make for fine companions.

By David Hudson

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Pop Stars, Painters, and Pastorals

Venice 2018

Pop Stars, Painters, and Pastorals

Natalie Portman sings, Willem Dafoe paints, and Frederick Wiseman heads to Trump country.

By David Hudson

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First Days, First Impressions

Venice 2018

First Days, First Impressions

Here’s how the competition is shaping up so far.

By David Hudson

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The Village Voice Ends Its Sixty-Three-Year Run
The Village Voice Ends Its Sixty-Three-Year Run

And a pillar of American film criticism falls.

By David Hudson

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The Overlooked, Underrated, and Never Made

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The Overlooked, Underrated, and Never Made

There’s a wistful sense of what might have been running through this week’s round of five.

By David Hudson

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Telluride 2018
Telluride 2018

World premieres, the best of the fests, and half a dozen classics selected by guest director Jonathan Lethem.

By David Hudson

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Damien Chazelle’s First Man

Venice 2018

Damien Chazelle’s First Man

A solid first round of reviews for the Venice opener—and for Ryan Gosling’s performance as Neil Armstrong.

By David Hudson

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London Picks Ten to Compete
London Picks Ten to Compete

Besides presenting selections from the world’s top festivals, London will also premiere the latest from Ben Wheatley.

By David Hudson

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Neil Simon, Gone at Ninety-One
Neil Simon, Gone at Ninety-One

Theater and movie audiences laughed at his one-liners throughout the 1960s and ’70s.

By David Hudson

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Top Links and Top Tens

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Top Links and Top Tens

Film Studies for Free turns ten, BlacKkKlansman sparks debate—and more.

By David Hudson

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Remembering Barbara Harris
Remembering Barbara Harris

Remarkable as she was in over two dozen films, her first love was theater.

By David Hudson

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Tributes and Discoveries
Tributes and Discoveries

Festivals from New York to London, from Busan to San Sebastián, are finalizing their lineups.

By David Hudson

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Another Round on Books
Another Round on Books

A survey of some of the most notable titles to have appeared over the summer.

By David Hudson

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Franju on Lang, Adler on Kael, and More

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Franju on Lang, Adler on Kael, and More

Also, a personal remembrance of cinematographer Masaki Tamura.

By David Hudson

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