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[The Daily] Goings On: Hopper, Shepard, and More

2017-11-06T12:01:11+00:00

New York. “It’s probably pure coincidence that BAM is presenting a week of Sam Shepard films right as the Metrograph screens five days of Dennis Hopper–directed titles,” writes Bilge Ebiri. “No two actors of their generation better expressed . . . Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: Powered by WPeMatico

[The Daily] Goings On: Hopper, Shepard, and More 2017-11-06T12:01:11+00:00

[The Daily] The Square Leads EFA Nominations

2017-11-05T12:01:17+00:00

The European Film Academy and EFA Productions have announced the nominations for the thirtieth European Film Awards, and Ruben Östlund’s The Square, winner of the Palme d’Or at Cannes this year, leads with six. The awards ceremony will take . . . Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: Powered by WPeMatico

[The Daily] The Square Leads EFA Nominations 2017-11-05T12:01:17+00:00

[The Daily] 2018 Cinema Eye Honors Nominations

2017-11-05T12:01:12+00:00

With four each, Viktor Jakovleski’s Brimstone & Glory (image above), Matthew Heineman’s City of Ghosts, and Yance Ford’s Strong Island lead the nominations for the 2018 Cinema Eye Honors, founded in 2007 to “recognize excellence in artistry . . . Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: Powered by WPeMatico

[The Daily] 2018 Cinema Eye Honors Nominations 2017-11-05T12:01:12+00:00

On the Channel: Masterclass with Alex Ross Perry and Robert Greene

2017-11-03T12:02:58+00:00

Moving from directing a series of intelligent and acerbic explorations of misanthropy to writing Disney’s live-action adaptation of Winnie-the-Pooh, Alex Ross Perry has proved to be one of the most wonderfully unpredictable independent . . . Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: Powered by WPeMatico

On the Channel: Masterclass with Alex Ross Perry and Robert Greene 2017-11-03T12:02:58+00:00

Repertory Pick: Visconti and Mastroianni in Paris

2017-11-03T12:02:54+00:00

On Saturday evening—as part of a four-week retrospective devoted to the illustrious career of Luchino Visconti, who was born today 111 years ago—the Cinémathèque Française in Paris will present the Italian director’s 1957 film Le notti bianche . . . Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: Powered by WPeMatico

Repertory Pick: Visconti and Mastroianni in Paris 2017-11-03T12:02:54+00:00

[The Daily] Welles, Godard, and More

2017-11-03T12:02:50+00:00

In the Village Voice, Bilge Ebiri looks back to the day in 1992 when, as a college freshman, he dropped everything, skipped his classes, and took a train from New Haven to New York to see a movie: Orson Welles’s Othello (1952). It was J. . . . Read More The Criterion Current Go to [...]

[The Daily] Welles, Godard, and More 2017-11-03T12:02:50+00:00

[The Daily] Goings On: Adès’s Buñuel Opera and More

2017-11-02T12:00:50+00:00

“If you go to a single production this season, make it this one.” That’s Anthony Tommasini, chief music critic for the New York Times, enthusiastically recommending Thomas Adès’s The Exterminating Angel, an opera inspired by Luis Buñuel’s 1962 . . . Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: Powered by WPeMatico

[The Daily] Goings On: Adès’s Buñuel Opera and More 2017-11-02T12:00:50+00:00

[The Daily] IDA Documentary Awards Nominations

2017-11-02T12:00:46+00:00

The International Documentary Association has announced the nominees for the thirty-third IDA Documentary Awards as well as the winners of its creative recognition awards. The winners will be honored on December 9. Best Feature Matthew Heineman . . . Read More The Criterion Current Go to Source Author: Powered by WPeMatico

[The Daily] IDA Documentary Awards Nominations 2017-11-02T12:00:46+00:00