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[The Daily] Berlinale 2018 Lineup, Round 7

2018-01-16T12:05:30+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Big announcement today from the Berlin International Film Festival, whose sixty-eighth edition runs from February 15 through 25. Following the first round of titles slated for the Competition and Berlinale Special revealed last month, the . . . Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: Powered by WPeMatico

[The Daily] Pierson, Delpy, and More

2018-01-15T12:07:45+00:00 January 15th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Let’s begin with a round of interviews. In his latest “Streaming” column in the New York Times, Glenn Kenny talks with John Pierson about Split Screen, the television program that debuted on IFC back in 1997 and is now streaming on FilmStruck. . . . Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: Powered [...]

[The Daily] Goings On: Republic, Fashion, and More

2018-01-14T12:04:53+00:00 January 14th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

New York. Martin Scorsese Presents Republic Rediscovered: New Restorations from Paramount Pictures is a two-part series organized by Dave Kehr, a curator in the film department of the Museum of Modern Art, in association with The Film . . . Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: Powered by WPeMatico

[The Daily] In the Works: Jenkins, Loznitsa, and More

2018-01-14T12:04:41+00:00 January 14th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Even as we anxiously await If Beale Street Could Talk, based on the novel by James Baldwin and Barry Jenkins’s followup to Moonlight (image above: directing Alex R. Hibbert), he’s already attached to another project, as Deadline’s Mike Fleming . . . Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: Powered by WPeMatico

[The Daily] Books: Kubrick, Pasolini, and More

2018-01-14T00:14:45+00:00 January 11th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration|Tags: |

Screenwriter Todd Alcott has a new book out, Kubrick: Five Films: An Analysis, the fourth volume in his series, What Does the Protagonist Want? In a series of nine posts at his site, he walks us through Barry Lyndon (1975), scene by scene. A . . . Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source [...]

Deep Dive: Elem Klimov’s Boundary-Pushing Satires

2018-01-14T00:14:46+00:00 January 11th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration|Tags: |

The director of the war masterpiece Come and See got his start lampooning social conformity in 1960s Soviet life. Two of his early-career gems are now available on the Criterion Channel on FilmStruck. Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: Powered by WPeMatico

[The Daily] Checking in on Film Criticism

2018-01-14T00:14:46+00:00 January 11th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration|Tags: |

Before looking back on the highlights of his 2017 in an entry for Filmmaker, Vadim Rizov has a note or two on attending the recent New York Film Critics Circle awards dinner: The very concept of a critics’ award ceremony is kind of charming—as . . . Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source [...]