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Donna Deitch and Jane Lynch on the Mysteries of Screen Chemistry

2017-11-21T12:00:48+00:00

Director Donna Deitch shares her stories of casting and directing Desert Hearts with one of the film’s biggest fans, Jane Lynch. Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: Powered by WPeMatico

Donna Deitch and Jane Lynch on the Mysteries of Screen Chemistry 2017-11-21T12:00:48+00:00

[The Daily] Manson and the Movies—and More

2017-11-21T12:00:43+00:00

“Charles Manson, the hippie cult leader who became the hypnotic-eyed face of evil across America after orchestrating the gruesome murders of pregnant actress Sharon Tate and six others in Los Angeles during the summer of 1969, died Sunday after . . . Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: Powered by WPeMatico

[The Daily] Manson and the Movies—and More 2017-11-21T12:00:43+00:00

[The Daily] Going On: Network, Marnie, and More

2017-11-21T12:00:39+00:00

World of Tomorrow Episode Two: The Burden of Other People’s Thoughts is headed to Dallas, Austin, New York, San Francisco, and Los Angeles. Don Hertzfeldt’s tweeted dates and links. New York. Aleksandr Sokurov’s Days of Eclipse (1988), “like . . . Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: Powered by WPeMatico

[The Daily] Going On: Network, Marnie, and More 2017-11-21T12:00:39+00:00

[The Daily] Hertzfeldt, Mekas, and More

2017-11-19T12:00:26+00:00

Don Hertzfeldt “has created a singular universe of stick figures in crisis,” writes David Ehrlich, introducing his interview for IndieWire. “One of life’s few perfect things, World of Tomorrow [2015] is as mordantly funny and existentially . . . Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: Powered by WPeMatico

[The Daily] Hertzfeldt, Mekas, and More 2017-11-19T12:00:26+00:00

Jean-Pierre Melville’s Gangster Philosophy

2017-11-17T12:03:35+00:00

One of the masters of the French crime film explains how the film-noir form serves as a convenient vehicle for exploring such elemental human themes as freedom and betrayal. Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: Powered by WPeMatico

Jean-Pierre Melville’s Gangster Philosophy 2017-11-17T12:03:35+00:00

Repertory Pick: Screwball Romance in Baltimore

2017-11-17T12:03:31+00:00

Preston Sturges’s screwball masterpiece, about a glamorous con artist who fleeces a naïve millionaire, screens in Baltimore this week. Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: Powered by WPeMatico

Repertory Pick: Screwball Romance in Baltimore 2017-11-17T12:03:31+00:00

[The Daily] Hong, Refn, and More

2017-11-17T12:03:27+00:00

“Hong Sang-soo has a reputation for being a tricky interview, and he knows it,” writes Darren Hughes in the Notebook. But if anyone can get Hong talking, it’s Hughes. Take a look at this page. Gathered here are some of the most substantive . . . Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: [...]

[The Daily] Hong, Refn, and More 2017-11-17T12:03:27+00:00

[The Daily] Goings On: Renoir, Tahimik, and More

2017-11-16T12:01:17+00:00

“Two exhibitions on different sides of the Atlantic—Marlene Dietrich: Dressed for the Image at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, through April 15; and Obsession Marlene at the Maison Européenne de la Photographie (MEP) in Paris . . . Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: Powered by WPeMatico

[The Daily] Goings On: Renoir, Tahimik, and More 2017-11-16T12:01:17+00:00