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The Doorway Shot

November 19, 2015 | 2 Comments

The lasting influence of film’s most famous doorway shot.

Kartemquin Films and Documentary Art

November 15, 2015 | One Comment

It’s about story, craft and ethics, says artistic director Gordon Quinn.

The 20 Greatest Films Directed by Women

November 13, 2015 | 5 Comments

These artists speak in bold languages of their own devising.

When Soldiers Come Home in the Movies

November 11, 2015 | 2 Comments

The post-war experience as told in tropes.

War Movies for People Who Don’t Like War Movies

November 11, 2015

Even the staunchest ‘anti-war’ movies glorify killing fields. In MARWENCOL and LA FRANCE, we find a few key exceptions to the rule.

Is Quentin Dupieux the New Michael Haneke?

November 4, 2015

Same targets, different marksmen.

Psychotronic Vérité: Damon Packard

October 31, 2015 | One Comment

REFLECTIONS OF EVIL and the death of America.

Kiyoshi Kurosawa’s Cinema of Penance

October 30, 2015

In a televisual landscape of fast-paced overstimulation, Kurosawa breaks the rhythms familiar to viewers to usher in a truly cinematic experience.

Containing the Madness: THE CRAZIES

October 29, 2015 | One Comment

It’s all about perspective in George Romero’s THE CRAZIES.

The Magic Hour

October 24, 2015 | 2 Comments

Filming at ‘magic hour’ provides more than stunning images—it creates emotion.

Beyond Audience: Alverson and Silver

October 22, 2015

Iconoclasts Rick Alverson and Nathan Silver in conversation at the Chicago International.

4 Times Back: A BACK TO THE FUTURE Tribute

October 21, 2015

The ‘future’ is now; so maybe it’s time to look back to the past.