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Spring 2015


Bloody Mama
Reviewed by Christopher Sharrett

Che!
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

Cinema as Spiritual Literature: Andrey Zvyagintsev Discusses Leviathan (Web Exclusive)
by Michael Guillén

The Lusty Men 
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

The 2014 Thessaloniki International Film Festival
by Jared Rapfogel

Two Shots Fired: An Interview with Martín Rejtman 
by Aaron Cutler

Whiplash 
Reviewed by Travis Maiuro and Cynthia Lucia

Winter 2014
 

The Children's Hour 
Reviewed by Matthew Hays

High School Confidential! 
Reviewed by David Sterritt

Locarno International Film Festival 2014
by Richard Porton

One's Memories: Nils Malmros Discusses a Life in Film 
by Aaron Cutler

Recent DVD Releases of Spanish Avant-Garde Film 
Reviewed by Matt Losada

The Toronto International Film Festival 2014
by Richard Porton

The Unforgiven 
Reviewed by Christopher Sharrett

Fall 2014
 

Alexander: The Ultimate Cut 
Reviewed by Gary Crowdus

From the Archives: The Americanization of Emily
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

The Hunchback of Notre Dame 
Reviewed by Aaron Cutler

Illustrative Stories: Joaquim Pinto Recalls the Making of What Now? Remind Me
by Aaron Cutler

Ivory Tower: Crumbling or Tumbling?: An Interview with Andrew Rossi
by Dennis West

Letters to the Editors
by Staff

Oberhausen International Short Film Festival 2014
by Jared Rapfogel

The Train 
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

Summer 2014


Between Documentary and Fiction: Art of the Real
Reviewed by Richard Porton

From the Archives: The Glory Brigade
Reviewed by Dan Georgakas

From the Archives: Five Fingers
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

From the Archives: The Year of Living Dangerously
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

Home Video Returns: Media Ecologies of the Past of HIV/AIDS
By Alexandra Juhasz and Ted Kerr

The International Film Festival Rotterdam
by Richard Porton

Latina Documentarian: An Interview with Sonia Fritz
by Eva Santos-Phillips

Performance as Documentary: An Interview with Robert Greene
by Erik Luers

Thessaloniki Documentary Festival
by Jared Rapfogel

Spring 2014
 

All Is Lost
Reviewed by Travis Maiuro

The Blue Angel: Two Disc Ultimate Blu-ray Edition
Reviewed by Graham Fuller

Martin Scorsese's World Cinema Project
Reviewed by Aaron Cutler

The 54th Thessaloniki International Film Festival
by Dennis West

Winter 2013
 

The 2013 Locarno Film Festival
By Richard Porton

Bettie Page Reveals All
Reviewed by Christopher Sharrett

From the Archives: The Master of Ballantrae
Reviewed by Jonathan Murray

From the Archives: The Red Badge of Courage
Reviewed by Dan Georgakas

From the Archives: Targets
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

The 2013 Locarno Film Festival
By Richard Porton

Nice Guys Don't Work in Hollywood: The Adventures of an Aesthete in the Movie Business 
Reviewed by Peter Tonguette

Noriaki Tsuchimoto's Living Records 
by Aaron Cutler

The 2013 Vancouver International Film Festival
by Dennis West

Working Together: Notes on British Film Collectives in the 1970s 
Reviewed by Giovanni Vimercati

Fall 2013
 

From the Archives: Cruising
Reviewed by Christopher Sharrett

From the Archives: The Human Factor
Reviewed by Jared Rapfogel

From the Archives: The Mask of Dimitrios
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

From the Archives: The Molly Maguires
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

Irish Cinema, U.S. Audiences: Irish Film New York and Other U.S. Irish Film Festivals (Web Exclusive)
by Michael Gray

The 2013 Istanbul Film Festival
by Richard Porton

The Narrative’s The Thing: An Interview with Micha X. Peled
by Cynthia Lucia

The 2013 Oberhausen International Short Film Festival
by Jared Rapfogel

Searching Out the Next Vessel: An Interview with Kevin Jerome Everson 
by Aaron Cutler

What Maisie Knew 
Reviewed by Thomas Doherty

Summer 2013
 

Film Criticism: The Next Generation Part II
by Staff

Frank Capra: The Early Collection 
Reviewed by Catherine Russell

From the Archives: This Land is Mine
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

Hors Satan (Web Exclusive)
Reviewed by Christopher Sharrett

International Film Festival Rotterdam 2013
by Richard Porton

King: A Filmed Record...Montgomery to Memphis
Reviewed by Thomas Doherty

Polish Film and the Holocaust: Politics and Memory 
Reviewed by Stuart Liebman

15th Annual Thessaloniki Documentary Film Festival
by Cynthia Lucia

We Sure Can Pick 'Em, but We Also Call 'Em as We See 'Em: An Exchange on Searching for Sugar Man
by Dan Georgakas

Spring 2013

Barbara 
Reviewed by Jaimey Fisher

California Trilogy 
Reviewed by Michael Sicinski

Dangerous Liaisons
Reviewed by Xiangyang Chen

The House I Live In
Reviewed by Maria Garcia

Film Criticism: The Next Generation
by Staff

From the Archives: Boris Karloff Triple Feature
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

From the Archives: Operation Eichmann
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

From the Archives: Second Best
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

The International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam 2012
by Richard Porton

Magnificent Obsessions: An Interview with Rodney Ascher 
by Richard Porton

Maidstone and Other Films Directed by Norman Mailer
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

A Recommended Bibliography on Lawrence of Arabia
by Staff

The 53rd Thessaloniki International Film Festival
by Jared Rapfogel

Winter 2012

 

From the Archives: The Corn is Green
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

From the Archives: The Hanging Tree
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

From the Archives: Portnoy's Complaint
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

From the Archives: The Sorcerers and Villain
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

A Life’s Work in Progress: An Interview with Alan Berliner
by Max Weinstein

Locarno Film Festival 2012
by Richard Porton

The Montreal World Film Festival
by Dennis West

Our Kind of Movie: The Films of Andy Warhol and The Black Hole of the Camera
Reviewed by Michael Sicinski

Margaret
Reviewed by Declan McGrath

A Snowman's Chance in Hell: An Interview with Tomasz Thomson
by Catherine Sawers

The 2012 Toronto International Film Festival
by Richard Porton

Fall 2012


Caught in a Trap: An Interview with Amy Seimetz
by Miriam Bale

Cinema's Alchemist: The Films of Péter Forgács 
Reviewed by Aaron Cutler

The Connection
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

End of the Road Man: An Interview with Aram Avakian 
by Nile Southern

From the Archives: The Journey
Reviewed by Richard Porton

From the Archives: Show People
Reviewed by Thomas Doherty

From the Archives: The Strawberry Statement
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

From the Archives: Three Strangers
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

From the Archives: Way of a Gaucho
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

Harry Belafonte: Sing Your Song
Reviewed by Karen Backstein

Hugo and A Trip to the Moon 
Reviewed by Royal S. Brown

The Oberhausen Manifesto and Its Contexts: The 58th International Short Film Festival Oberhausen
by Jared Rapfogel

Summer 2012


The Birth of a Nation
Reviewed by James L. Neibaur

Crafting Truth: Documentary Form and Meaning; American Documentary Film: Projecting the Nation; and The Right to Play Oneself: Looking Back at Documentary Film
By Susan Ryan

From the Archives: The Fugitive
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

From the Archives: The Red Danube
Reviewed by Thomas Doherty

From the Archives: The Steel Trap
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

Nine Nation Animation
Reviewed by Amelia Byrnes

On the Bowery & Come Back, Africa
Review by David Sterritt

The Rules of the Game
Reviewed by Graham Fuller

The 41st Rotterdam International Film Festival
by Richard Porton

San Francisco Turns 55: The San Francisco International Film Festival
By Dennis West

The 14th Thessaloniki Documentary Film Festival
by Gary Crowdus

Way Down East
Reviewed by James Neibaur

Spring 2012
 

Asta Nielsen: Hamlet & Die Filmprimadonna
Reviewed by Martha P. Nochimson

Blue Velvet
Reviewed by Martha P. Nochimson

Buster Keaton on Blu-ray
Reviewed by James L. Neibaur

From the Archives: Devil's Angels
Reviewed by Christopher Sharrett

From the Archives: Juarez
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

From the Archives: The Legend of Lylah Clare
Reviewed by Martha P. Nichimson

From the Archives: The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich
Reviewed by Thomas Doherty

From the Archives: The White Bus
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

Landmarks of Early Soviet Cinema
Reviewed by Harlow Robinson

Letters: The Politics of Thai Film

Lost in Kino (Compact Disc)
Reviewed by Royal S. Brown

Remembering Theodoros Angelopoulos (1935–2012)
by Andrew Horton

52nd Thessaloniki International Film Festival
by Jared Rapfogel

Tuesday, After Christmas
Reviewed by Monica Filimon

The Vancouver International Film Festival
by Dennis West

Webtakes: Anonymous
Reviewed by Martha P. Nochimson

Webtakes: Kill List
Reviewed by Kimberly Lindbergs

Webtakes: Young Adult
Reviewed by Maria Garcia

Winter 2011
 

Brutal Intimacy: Analyzing Contemporary French Cinema and The New Extremism in Cinema: From France to Europe
Reviewed by Henry K. Miller

Don't Look Back
Reviewed by Thomas Doherty

Faccia a Faccia
Reviewed by Christopher Sharrett

From the Archives: Gaslight
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

From the Archives: Get Carter
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

From the Archives: Hickey & Boggs
Reviewed by Christopher Sharrett

From the Archives: Phaedra
Reviewed by Dan Georgakas

From the Archives: A Quiet Place in the Country
Reviewed by Gary Crowdus

From the Archives: The Revolutionary
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

From the Archives: Symphony of Six Million
Reviewed by Thomas Doherty

How the West Was Won: Treasures 5: The West, 1898–1938
Reviewed by Karen Backstein

The Iron Horse
Reviewed by James L. Neibaur

The Killing
Reviewed by David Sterritt

2011 Locarno Film Festival
by Richard Porton

Looking for the Alchemy: An Interview with Charlotte Rampling
by Graham Fuller

The 2011 Montreal World Film Festival
by Leonard Quart

New Zealand Film: An Illustrated History
Reviewed by Andrew Horton

The Runaway Melodramas of Raffaello Matarazzo
Reviewed by Joseph Luzzi

The 2011 Toronto International Film Festival
by Richard Porton

Uncurling The Hedgehog: An Interview with Mona Achache
by Dennis West and Joan M. West

Virtual Hallyu: Korean Cinema of the Global Era
Reviewed by Richard James Havis

Fall 2011
 

By the Law
Reviewed by Juliet Jacques

Chasing Madoff
Reviewed by Maria Garcia

Dark Deeds: An Interview with Guillermo del Toro and Guy Pearce
by Robert Cashill

Dream Factories of a Former Colony: American Fantasies, Philippine Cinema
Reviewed by Noel Vera

Dziga and His Brothers and One Day in the Life of Andrei Arsenevich
Reviewed by Darragh O’Donoghue

Fritz Lang's Indian Epic: The Tiger of Eschnapur and The Indian Tomb
Reviewed by Patrick Friel

From the Archives: A Thousand Clowns
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

From the Archives:  The Outfit
Reviewed by Richard Porton

From the Archives: Riot on Sunset Strip
Reviewed by Christopher Sharrett

From the Archives: The Woman on the Beach
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

The Great Dictator
Reviewed by James L. Neibaur

In the City of Sylvia
Reviewed by David Sterritt

The 30th Istanbul Film Festival
by Rahul Hamid

Kiss Me Deadly
Reviewed by Christopher Sharrett

Michael Moore: Filmmaker, Newsmaker, Cultural Icon
Reviewed by John Fidler

On Cinema Street, in Jeonju: The 12th Jeonju International Film Festival
by Dennis West

Optic Antics: The Cinema of Ken Jacobs
Reviewed by Michael Sicinski

The Price of Sex
Reviewed by Dennis West and Joan M. West

"The Story Is Just an Excuse": An Interview with Adoor Gopalakrishnan
by Patrick McGilligan

Webtakes: Bellflower
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

Webtakes: The Future
Reviewed by Graham Fuller

Webtakes: My Joy
Reviewed by Louis Menashe 

Webtakes: Take Shelter
Reviewed by Andrew Schenker

Webtakes: The Trip
Reviewed by Aaron Cutler

Summer 2011
 

America Lost and Found: The BBS Story
Reviewed by Noah Tsika

Araya
Reviewed by Matt Losada

Buster Keaton Blu-rays
Reviewed by James L. Neibaur

Basil Dearden's London Underground
Reviewed by Oliver Pattenden

Classic Educational Shorts Vols. 3 & 4: Safe... Not Sorry and The Celluloid Salesman
Reviewed by David Sterritt

From the Archives: The Age of Innocence
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

From the Archives: The Black Sleep and Queen of Blood
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

From the Archives: The Cobweb and Two Weeks in Another Town
Reviewed by Robert Sklar

From the Archives: Confidential Agent
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

From the Archives: The Day Lincoln Was Shot
Reviewed by Gary Crowdus

From the Archives: The Murder of Mary Phagan
Reviewed by Thomas Doherty

From the Archives: Some Mother's Son
Reviewed by Gary Crowdus

Independently Animated: Bill Plympton: The Life and Art of the King of Indie Animation
Reviewed by Rahul Hamid

Meet John Doe
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

MGM: Hollywood's Greatest Backlot
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

Moscow Believes in Tears: Russians and Their Movies
Reviewed by Harlow Robinson

Rotterdam International Film Festival
by Richard Porton

Seoda: Treasures from the Irish Film Archive 1948–1970
Reviewed by Michael Gray

Still Life
Reviewed by Darragh O’Donoghue

Sweet Smell of Success
Reviewed by David Sterri

13th Thessaloniki Documentary Film Festival
by Jared Rapfogel

Webtakes: The Housemaid
Reviewed by Borah Chung and Richard Havis

Webtakes: Octubre
Reviewed by Dennis West and Joan M. West

Webtakes: Stake Land
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

Winter Kept Us Warm
Reviewed by Matthew Hays

Spring 2011

Buster Keaton DVDs
Reviewed by Randall Conrad

From the Archives: Black Fury
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

From the Archives: Girl of the Night
Reviewed by Richard Porton

From the Archives: Hot Blood
Reviewed by Robert Sklar

From the Archives: A Midwinter's Tale
Reviewed by Gary Crowdus

From the Archives: The World, the Flesh and the Devil
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

From Morning to Midnight
Reviewed by Juliet Jacques

Me and Orson Welles
Reviewed by Peter Tonguette

Queer Porn-Star Zombies Attack!: An Interview with Bruce LaBruce
by Matthew Hays

The 51st Thessaloniki International Film Festival
by Gary Crowdus

The Time That Remains and Zindeeq
Reviewed by Nana Asfour

Videodrome
Reviewed by Royal S. Brown

Warner Bros. Film Noir Classic Collection, Vol. 5
Reviewed by Martha P. Nochimson

Webtakes: Leaving
Reviewed by Christopher Sharrett

Webtakes: Waste Land
Reviewed by Karen Backstein

Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?
Reviewed by Aaron Cutler

Winter 2010
 

Communique from The Montreal World Film Festival
by Martha P. Nochimson

Dark Odyssey: An Indie Classic Rediscovered
Reviewed by Dan Georgakas

Early Josef von Sternberg
Reviewed by David Sterritt

Fifth Avenue, 5 AM: Audrey Hepburn, Breakfast at Tiffany's, and the Dawn of the Modern Woman
Reviewed by Peter Tonguette

Locarno International Film Festival
by Richard Porton

Previewing History: The Birth of Hollywood, Episode 2 of TCM's Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

Previewing History: The Dream Merchants, Episode 3 of TCM's Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

Previewing History: Brother, Can You Spare a Dream?, Episode 4 of TCM's Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood
Reviewed Robert Cashill

Previewing History: The Attack of the Small Screens, Episode 6 of TCM's Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

Previewing History: Fade Out, Fade In, Episode 7 of TCM's Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

Red Desert
Reviewed by Christopher Sharrett

The Secret in Their Eyes: Historical Memory, Production Models and the Foreign Film Oscar
by Matthew Losada

Three Queer Film Classics
by David Greven

The Toronto International Film Festival at the Crossroads
by Richard Porton

Treasures IV: American Avant-Garde Film 1947–1986
Reviewed by Michael Sicinski

Waiting for Superman: An Interview with Davis Guggenheim
by Joan M. West and Dennis West

Webtakes: Boxing Gym
Reviewed by Jared Rapfogel 

Webtakes: Another Year
Reviewed by Leonard Quart

Webtakes: Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer
Reviewed by Robert Sklar 

Fall 2010
 

The 11th Jeonju International Film Festival
by Jared Rapfogel

2010 Cannes Film Festival
by Richard Porton

Choosing between Justice and Oppression: An Interview with Simone Bitton
by Howard Feinstein

Douglas Sirk's There's Always Tomorrow
Reviewed by Christopher Sharrett

The Hollywood Historical Film
Reviewed by John Fidler

Lubitsch in Berlin: Fairy Tales, Melodramas & Sex Comedies
Reviewed by David Sterritt

Karlovy Vary Turns at Least 45
by Dennis West

Old School Capitalism: An interview with Želimir Žilnik
by Greg DeCuir, Jr.

Personal Politics and Vision in Dogora: An Interview with Patrice Leconte
by Cynthia Lucia

The Tillman Story
Reviewed by Gary Crowdus

Word Is Out: Stories of Some of Our Lives
Reviewed by Maria San Filippo

Working Methods: The Robert Flaherty Film Seminar
Reviewed by Colin Beckett

Summer 2010
 

2010 International Film Festival Rotterdam
Reviewed by Richard Porton

Adoption, Archival Style: The Orphan Film Symposium 2010
by Livia Bloom

Ireland in Focus: Film Photography, and Popular Culture
Reviewed by Derek Gladwin

Kino International's Avant Garde 2 and Avant Garde 3
Reviewed by Michael Sicinski

Ondine: Reworking a Foreign Fable, An Interview with Neil Jordan
by Paul McGuirk

Webtakes: Ajami
Reviewed by Robert Sklar

Webtakes: Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans
Reviewed by Christopher Long

Webtakes: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Reviewed by Robert Sklar

Webtakes: Green Zone
Reviewed by Bill Krohn

Webtakes: Have You Heard From Johannesburg
Reviewed by Richard Porton

Webtakes: Splice
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

Webtakes: Sweetgrass
Reviewed by Richard Porton

 

Spring 2010
 

The Cinecittà Pentimento Effect: A Firsthand Account
by Martha P. Nochimson

City of Life and Death
Reviewed by Kevin B. Lee

The Complete Fritz Lang Mabuse Boxset
Reviewed by Chris Fujiwara

How to Be a Man and How to Be a Woman
Reviewed by Michelle Kelley

The Jean-Jacques Beineix Collection
Reviewed by Royal S. Brown

The Moment of Psycho: How Alfred Hitchcock Taught America to Love Murder
Reviewed by David Greven

Obscure Observers: The Thessaloniki International Film Festival
by Adrian Martin

Singin' in the Rain: The Making of an American Masterpiece
Reviewed by John Fidler

Winter 2009
 

Ashes of Time Redux
Reviewed by Martha P. Nochimson

Gaumont Treasures, 1897–1913
Reviewed by Amy R. Handler

Horror Through the Pages: Five New Books That Go Bump in the Night
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

The Karlovy Vary International Film Festival
by Dennis West

The Many Faces of Paris: An Interview with Cédric Klapisch
by Cynthia Lucia

The Montreal World Film Festival
by Gary Crowdus

The Relentless Vision of Maurice Pialat
Reviewed by Adam Bingham

The Saragossa Manuscript
Reviewed by Jonathan Murray

The Scene of the Crime: Nikkatsu Noir on DVD
Reviewed by Adam Bingham

Surveying the First Decade: Video Art and Alternative Media in the US, 1968–1980
by Jared Rapfogel

The Tenth Muse: Writing about Cinema in the Modernist Period and Moving Forward Looking Back: The European Avant-Garde and the Invention of Film Culture, 1919-1939 
Reviewed by Henry K. Miller

Things No One Likes to Talk About: An Interview with Stuart Gordon
by James Morgart

The Toronto International Film Festival
by Richard Porton

The Toronto International Film Festival Update
by Richard Porton

Trumbo on Trumbo: An Interview with Christopher Trumbo
by David Sterritt

Fall 2009


The 55th International Short Film Festival Oberhausen
by Jared Rapfogel

Douglas Fairbanks: A Modern Musketeer
Reviewed by James Neibaur

A Grin Without a Cat
Reviewed by David Sterritt

Inventing Film Studies
Reviewed by Michael Sicinski

Istanbul International Film Festival
by Tony Pipolo

Jeonju International Film Festival
by Cynthia Lucia

Seeing Double In the Electric Mist: An Interview with Bertrand Tavernier
by Chris Mosey

Science Is Fiction: 23 Films by Jean Painlevé
Reviewed by Patrick Friel

When Andy Bichlbaum Said Yes: How a Video Programmer Became an Activist and Filmmaker
Reviewed by Dan Lybarger

Summer 2009
 

Albert Maysles
Reviewed David Sterritt

The British Documentary Movement on DVD
Reviewed by Oliver Pattenden

California Dreamin'
Reviewed by Monica Filimon

Faith of the Century: A History of Communism 
Reviewed by Louis Menashe

The Festival Internacional de Cine en Guadalajara
by Dennis West

The Last Laugh
Reviewed by David Greven

Victor Fleming: An American Movie Master
Reviewed by Peter Tonguette

 

Spring 2009


Australia
Reviewed by Stephanie Van Schilt

Eyes Upside Down: Visionary Filmmakers and the Heritage of Emerson
Reviewed by Brian L. Frye

Have You Seen...? A Personal Introduction to 1,000 Films
Reviewed by George Rafael

Oscar Micheaux: The Great and Only and Every Step a Struggle
Reviewed by Cynthia Miller

Primo Levi's Journey
Reviewed by David Sterritt

Ranting, Terminable and Interminable. A Response to William M. Drew
by Stuart Liebman

Remembering Liverpool: An Interview with Terence Davies
by Leonard Quart

Stuart Liebman's Reactionary Attack on Abel Gance: A Response
by William M. Drew

Silent Light: An Interview with Carlos Reygadas
by José Teodoro

Thessaloniki Film Festival
by Richard Porton

Wendy and Lucy
Reviewed by Michael Sicinski

Winter 2008

 

Bodies and Super-Bodies: The Hallucinatory Physicality of Cult Cinema
by Lesley Chow

Cult Film: A Critical Symposium (Web Edition)

Early Cinema DVDs
Reviewed by Rahul Hamid

Inland Empire
Reviewed by Martha Nochimson

Warner Gangster Collection, Volume 3: Slick Operators, Gutter Messiahs, and Hate Groups
Reviewed by Martha Nochimson

 

Fall 2008
 

Battle in Seattle: An Interview with Stuart Townsend
by Andrew Hedden

The Exiles
Reviewed by Robert Koehler

Four Alain Resnais Films on DVD
Reviewed by David Sterritt

Intensifying Life: The Cinema of the “Berlin School”
by Marco Abel

Making Dead Birds: Chronicle of a Film
Reviewed by Tom Cooper

Military Intelligence and You: An Interview with Dale Kutzera
Reviewed by Doug Cunningham

The Oberhausen International Short Film Festival
by Richard Porton

Screening Modernism: European Art Cinema, 1950–1980
Reviewed by Diane Nemec Ignashev

Silent Ozu: Three Family Comedies Criterion Eclipse Series
Reviewed by Catherine Russell

Tribeca Communique  
by Cynthia Lucia and Richard Porton

The Visitor  
Reviewed by Isabelle Dupuis

 

Summer 2008
 

Becoming Visionary: Brian De Palma's Cinematic Education of the Senses
Reviewed by David Greven

The Cinema of Identification Gets on my Nerves: An Interview with Christian Petzold
by Marco Abel

Class Relations
Reviewed by David Sterritt

Encounters at the End of the World
Reviewed by Christopher Long

The Enigma of What Endures in Manoel de Oliveira’s Belle toujours
by Nathaniel Drake Carlson

A Jihad for Love
Reviewed by Alisa Lebow

Spring 2008
 

The 2008 Gijon International Film Festival
by Dennis West

The 2008 Thessaloniki International Film Festival
by Dan Georgakas

Avoiding Labels and Lullabies: An Interview with James Mangold
by John Esther

The Counterfeiters: An Interview with Stefan Ruzowitzky
by David Archibald

European Short Films: Special U.S. Edition
Reviewed by David Sterritt

The Great Debaters
Reviewed by Herb Boyd

Lost and Found: The Harry Langdon Collection
Reviewed by James L. Neibaur

Persepolis
Reviewed by Rahul Hamid

Raymond Bernard on DVD: Wooden Crosses and Les Misérables
Reviewed by Phillip Lopate

Samuel Fuller Begins
by Martha P. Nochimson

Winter 2007
 

Adapting The Kite Runner: An Interview with Marc Forster
by Rahul Hamid

Breathless
Reviewed by Armond White

Paint It Black, Say It Loud: An Interview with Tata Amaral
by Pablo Goldbarg

Valentino: Rediscovering an Icon of Silent Film
Reviewed by James L. Neibaur

WR: Mysteries of the Organism and Sweet Movie
Reviewed by Michael Bronski

Fall 2007
 

Cineaste Selects: Forty Years of Favorite Films
by Staff

Documentaries Rule at Tribeca Film Festival
by Richard Porton

Monsters, Madmen, and 50 Foot Women: The Last Gasp of the 1950s, as Experienced through Creature Features
by Robert Cashill

Tongues Untied (1989)
Reviewed by David A. Gerstner

Summer 2007
 

Rummaging Through Boxes, or, The Story (So Far) on How Warner Bros. is Packaging Its Past, One DVD Set at a Time
Reviewed by Robert Cashill

Voices within the Siege: An Interview with Avi Mograbi
by Mitchell Miller

Spring 2007
 

The Departed
Reviewed by Rahul Hamid

The Films of Woody Allen: Critical Essays
Reviewed by Christopher Long

The Han River Horror Show: Interview with Bong Joon-ho
Reviewed by Graham Fuller

The Noah
Reviewed by Dan Georgakas

The Toxic Bind of Mastery and Dependence: An Interview with Emmanuel Bourdieu
by Robert Sklar

Winter 2006

Old Joy
Reviewed by Michael Joshua Rowin

A Canterbury Tale
Reviewed by Oliver William Pattenden

3 Films by Louis Malle
Reviewed by Noah Tsik


Fall 2006

The Rotterdam Film Festival
by Richard Porton

The Walerian Borowczyk Collection
Reviewed by Travis Miles

Heading South: An Interview with Laurent Cantet
by Emilie Bickerton

François Truffaut and Friends: Modernism, Sexuality, and Film Adaptation
Reviewed by Richard Neupert

Free Cinema
Reviewed by Richard Armstrong

Scorsese’s Men: Melancholia and the Mob
Reviewed by Chris Long

Zulu: With Some Guts Behind It
Reviewed by Christopher Sharrett