Cover of the June 1, 1989 issue of the New York Review of Books
“Initially subdued,” but “soon gloriously unhinged.”
Cannes Critics’ Week picks winners; a critic offers notes on her favorites.
“Perhaps the first film since the declaration of the Islamic Republic to confront so directly the brutality of the feared security apparatus.”
“The next great midnight classic.”
Linklater’s third in the unplanned series is a charmer; the director offers notes on its making.