‘I love comedy. Even when I’m watching a serious drama where terrible things are happening, I can still see the funny part because I believe there is always a funny part.’
A video of dining experiences to forget with notes on filmmaking to remember.
On the art of discovery in 2014’s New Directors / New Films series.
Munich’s indie exuberance charms amidst festivals catering to more mainstream tastes.
Film Society of Lincoln Center’s Eugene Hernandez podcasts live Cannes 2013 highlights.
The full list of winners.
Latin American cinema’s stories struggle against poisoned institutions to find normality at Cannes this year.
In competition at Cannes with HELI, Escalante speaks on filmmaking style, sex, death, Carlos Reygadas, painting and the image of illegal immigrants in the U.S.
The Competition opens with an unrelenting tale of “innocents drawn by chance into the inferno of narco killing.” Updated through 5/26.
Previewing Cannes—and a slew of other festivals. Plus, a batch of weekend reading.