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Edgar Wright’s Last Night in Soho

In the run-up to Friday’s opening, Wright has put together a delectable issue of the Observer New Review.

By David Hudson

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Twists of Fate

An outstanding course on Kieślowski, the revival of a Sundance award-winner, and a couple of ranked lists are among this week’s highlights.

By David Hudson

Gyllenhaal and Hall Lead the Gotham Nominations

This year’s round sees a category shake-up and two female writer-directors out front.

By David Hudson

October Books

The range this month stretches from the silent era to this weekend’s launch of The Liberated Film Club.

By David Hudson

Felipe Cazals and the Radical Truth

The late director of Canoa: A Shameful Memory aimed “to show people the real Mexico.”

By David Hudson

Hit the Road Tops London’s Awards

Panah Panahi’s debut feature expertly balances “knockabout humor and slowly tightening tension.”

By David Hudson

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The Mighty and the Fallen

This week: Visconti, Bertolucci, Sumiko Haneda, Lynne Sachs, and designer Barbara Baranowska.

By David Hudson

Fincher Brings Video Essays to Netflix

Voir is “a new documentary series of visual essays celebrating cinema.”

By David Hudson

Fall Favorites in Chicago

Several of the season’s best-reviewed films arrive in the Windy City.

By David Hudson

Vienna and New York Celebrate Amos Vogel

One of cinema’s most eclectic and impactful curators is fêted in the cities were he lived and worked.

By David Hudson

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“Art Is Not the Place for Moralizing”

In the news this week: Isabelle Huppert, David Cronenberg, Peggy Ahwesh, Doris Wishman, Tacita Dean, and Orson Welles.

By David Hudson

Memoria Goes on Tour

Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s new film will eventually make it to your local theater, and critics say it’s worth the wait.

By David Hudson

London’s Treasures

A rediscovered anti-fascist short is among the highlights of this year’s program of restorations and revivals.

By David Hudson

Two by Hong Sangsoo

Introduction won a Silver Bear in Berlin, and Lee Hyeyeong returns to the screen for the first time in over a decade for In Front of Your Face.

By David Hudson

Mike Mills’s C’mon C’mon

Mills winningly enlivens the old tropes of a story we’ve seen a thousand times before.

By David Hudson

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Loss and Renewal

This week we’re celebrating Haile Gerima, reading the new Cinema Scope, and listening to Julie Delpy.

By David Hudson

Sean Baker’s Red Rocket

Fresh out of luck in Texas City, a fast-talking porn star aims to get back to LA.

By David Hudson

Silents! From Here to Pordenone

It’s National Silent Movie Day—and the Pordenone Silent Film Festival opens on Saturday.

By David Hudson

Márta Mészáros’s Adoption (1975)

Adoption was the first Hungarian film to compete in Berlin—and the first film directed by a woman to win the Golden Bear.

By David Hudson

Joel Coen’s The Tragedy of Macbeth

Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand star in Coen’s first feature as a solo director.

By David Hudson

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To Ward Off Mundane Obsolescence

Joanna Hogg, Terence Davies, and Lynne Ramsay look back on their days in film school; and Bill Morrison issues a warning.

By David Hudson

Melvin Van Peebles, Uncompromising Artist

The celebration of the life and work of the filmmaker, novelist, rebel, and father has just begun.

By David Hudson

Clint Eastwood and Cry Macho

No one’s claiming that Cry Macho is a great movie, but plenty are moved to reflect on what Eastwood has meant to us over all these years.

By David Hudson

September Books

Wes Anderson collects his favorite New Yorker stories, and Werner Herzog has written his first novel.

By David Hudson