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Young Again
by Mark Cousins
Sep 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
I’m scared to think of how people will react to What Is This Film Called Love? (I’m expecting two-star reviews) and this fear is exciting, like a fairground ride.
No
by Charlotte Higgins
Sep 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
No, a ­Chilean film that premiered in the Directors’ Fortnight sidebar at Cannes, takes an unpromising-sounding subject: Chile’s 1988 referendum.
The Doctor and the Queen
by Stephen Applebaum
Sep 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Sex, politics and intrigue in the Danish court
Italy Is Burning
Sep 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Marco Tullio Giordana’s latest exploration of modern Italy revisits one of its defining moments of the last half century: a terrorist bombing of a bank in Milan and its aftermath, including enormou...
The Transformer
by Sally Berger
Sep 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
British director Sally Potter is possessed of a distinct, independent vision.
EVERYDAY
Sep 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
He makes quality films, no doubt, but if quantity were the gauge, Michael Winterbottom would certainly be cinema’s gold medalist.
STORIES WE TELL
Sep 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Everyone’s got a mess somewhere in their family history. But few could take it on like Sarah Polley has.
The Contract
by Anthony Bruno
Sep 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Tales from a hired killer
Death Squad Auteurs
Sep 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Indonesian killers turn camera onto themselves
What I Did Last Summer
Sep 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Sexual tourism on Kenyan beaches
Excerpt from Midnight’s Children
by Salman Rushdie
Sep 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
A memory of my father in a cool-season evening, sitting on my bed (I was seven years old) and telling me, in a slightly thickened voice, the story of the fisherman who found the djinn in a bottle w...
Midnight Journey
by Deepa Mehta
Sep 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Deepa Mehta adapts a classic novel
An Erotic Action
Sep 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
unforgettable performance from Telluride 77
The Lost World
Sep 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Recreating the Old East in ‘Barbara’
Pedaling Uphill
by Sheerly Avni
Sep 10, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Al-Mansour’s struggles for freedom
Six Powerful Voices
by Mark Danner
Sep 10, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Deep inside Israel’s Shin Bet
Justice Delayed
by Annette Insdorf
Sep 10, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Revisiting a Central Park Crime
The Mystery of Sihem
by Sheerly Avni
Sep 10, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Inside the heart of the Palestinian conflict
Falling, in love
by Scott Foundas
Sep 10, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Michael Haneke takes us to the end
Apprentice to Master
by Leonard Maltin
Sep 10, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
How did a Romanian-born, Paris-trained artist wind up making big-band shorts in Burbank, Calif., for the Warner Bros. studio? Jean Negulesco’s life story reads like a fable, and he spoke about it i...