“Like a long, wide-ranging, disarmingly honest, highly entertaining dinner conversation.”
“Like STAR WARS, this is three films.”
What the critics are saying about the winners.
“One of those movies that ends up being more important than good.”
“Dialed-down Audiard” until it “takes a sharp and heavy-handed turn into genre territory.”
“Rarely has the phrase ‘ripped from the headlines’ seemed so literal.”
“LOVE is a raunchy vaudeville with a surreal streak of despair. That’s entertainment.”
“A mesmerizing slow burn of a martial-arts movie.” Updated.
“Lays out ideas about film and filmmaking with admirable clarity.” Updated through 5/22.
The trades love it; most everyone else, not so much. Updated through 5/22.
“The pure work-in-progress energy is exhilarating.” Updated through 5/21.
“I try to look at the mundane and think about how I can use cinema to bring out the magic.” Updated through 5/22.