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Featured in this week’s round: Edgar G. Ulmer, Stanley Kubrick, Jia Zhangke, and Guy Maddin.
By David Hudson
Claire Denis in Film Comment, an ongoing project at Directed by Women, and Glenda Jackson and Meryl Streep in conversation are among this week’s highlights.
Barbara Hammer gives an “exit interview,” Béla Tarr discusses Sátántangó, and Neil Jordan writes about the projects that got away.
Oscar-nominated songs, the unsung Marielle Heller, Lois Weber, Germans in Paris, and more feature in this week’s round.
New restorations, a new trailer, new translations, a new publication, and new perspectives on an awesome and abhorrent film.
Norman Jewison and Ray Charles, Jules Feiffer and Alain Renais, and Jia Zhangke and Apple.
Rotterdam and Vanity Fair get a cinephile’s dream roster of filmmakers talking about their work.
This week features major new resource on The Magnificent Ambersons, Godard’s allusions, and Ilya Khrzhanovsky’s multimedia extravaganza.
Plaudits for Elaine May and Barbara Stanwyck, conversations with Elliott Gould and Bertrand Tavernier, and a rift between a filmmaker and his subject.
A big list from the American Society of Cinematographers, a series celebrating a slew of twentieth anniversaries, and two great series in New York.
The new year brings us new issues of Cinema Scope, Film Comment, the DGA Quarterly, and World Records.
New issues of Senses of Cinema and cléo this week, but also healthy seasonal doses of anxiety and lamentation.
In this week’s round: Tarkovsky and Eisenstein, Godard and Varda, and one of the most consequential television programs of all time.
Bluebeard films, German theorists, Fassbinder’s attack, sensory experiences, and the world’s largest movie studio.
A new issue from a magazine founded over fifty years ago and a showcase of work by aspiring film critics.
Family movies, Wellesian moments, and the female gaze are among this week’s highlights.
Critics Serge Daney and V. F. Perkins and filmmakers Dziga Vertov, William Friedkin, and Alfonso Cuarón are among the subjects of this week’s highlights.
This week has seen appreciations of such disparate figures as Ida Lupino, André Bazin, and F. J. Ossang.
The branding of Bergman, the arrival of The Other Side of the Wind, and more highlights of the week.
Wim Wenders, Marilyn Monroe, and Peter Bogdanovich are among the names cropping up this week.
Two outstanding podcasts return, and every one of Hong Sangsoo’s features is revisited.
A “skeleton key” to an epic audiovisual essay by Godard and interviews with Anna Biller and Richard Linklater are among this week’s highlights.
This week’s round also includes David Bordwell on Alain Resnais and Sergei Loznitsa’s tribute to Kira Muratova.