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David Hudson

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From the Outskirts to the Multiplex

We wrap the week with melodrama and Odorama, a new magazine, and the summer of 1982.

By David Hudson

Fall Festival Updates

A quick briefing on the latest news from Venice, New York, Toronto, San Sebastián, and Philadelphia.

By David Hudson

King Vidor, the Versatile Messenger

Film at Lincoln Center’s retrospective ranges from silent classics and intimate melodramas to sprawling westerns and historical epics.

By David Hudson

Sirk in Locarno

The festival will launch the first complete retrospective, which will then travel to Paris.

By David Hudson

New Wave Muses Behind the Camera

The Austin Film Society presents films directed by Anna Karina, Juliet Berto, Jeanne Moreau, and Delphine Seyrig.

By David Hudson

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The Possibilities and Poetry of Summer

We head back to the 1940s in Los Angeles, the 1960s in New York and Paris, and to every summer you remember.

By David Hudson

Toronto and More Fall Lineups

TIFF presents its Galas and Special Presentations, and New York is just getting started.

By David Hudson

Lessons from Bob Rafelson

Directing the Monkees in Head and Jack Nicholson in Five Easy Pieces, Rafelson was a key figure of the New Hollywood.

By David Hudson

A Guide to the 2022 Venice Lineup

The festival selects urgent documentaries, starry portraits, and family dramas.

By David Hudson

A First Round for Toronto

TIFF 2022 lines up eight titles, including Steven Spielberg’s The Fabelmans.

By David Hudson

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Trouble in Paradise

Films by Jordon Peele, Ethan Hawke, and Lucile Hadžihalilović arrive along with a series tracing the path of the Method.

By David Hudson

Venice Classics 2022 Lineup

The festival will screen new restorations of films by Edward Yang, Jean Eustache, Pier Paolo Pasolini, and Yasujiro Ozu.

By David Hudson

Cinema Rediscovered 2022

Bristol’s showcase of restorations and rarities will head out across the UK and Ireland next month.

By David Hudson

July Books

Our midsummer books roundup opens with one sharp critique and one celebration of American popular culture.

By David Hudson

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History Is a Rehearsal for the Future

This week we head back to 1981 with Reverse Shot, to the 1970s with Straub-Huillet, and to the 1960s with Marco Bellocchio.

By David Hudson

Festival Notes

A quick overview of the latest news from Venice, Bologna, Marseille, and Sarajevo.

By David Hudson

In the Black Fantastic

With a new book, an exhibition, and a film series, writer and curator Ekow Eshun celebrates Black speculative art and fiction.

By David Hudson

Iran: Summer of Hope and Protest

Three Iranian filmmakers are arrested while another wins the top award in Karlovy Vary.

By David Hudson

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Dreamed Adventures

This week: Juliette Binoche’s work with Krzysztof Kieślowski and Claire Denis, post-Berlin School German cinema, and Tom Cruise’s “immaculate superstardom.”

By David Hudson

James Caan’s Vulnerable Machismo

The actor brought a wiry tension to his roles in The Godfather, Thief, and Misery.

By David Hudson

Locarno 2022 Lineup

The seventy-fifth edition will premiere new films by Helena Wittmann, Alexander Sokurov, and Nikolaus Geyrhalter.

By David Hudson

Cronenbergiana

A Reverse Shot roundtable and the new issue of Cinema Scope delve into Crimes of the Future.

By David Hudson

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Ongoing Conversations

Wim Wenders, Alice Diop, Pedro Almodóvar, and the Cinémathèque française feature in this week’s picks.

By David Hudson

June Books

A fresh round on biographies and studies of filmmakers and actors as well as a few novel ideas and critical collections.

By David Hudson